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Volunteering in Ascate not only allowed me to improve my Spanish, meet incredible people and learn more about Costa Rican culture, but it also gave me the opportunity to learn more about what it means to be an effective advocate. … Continue reading
For my last post I want to show how everything I had done this summer finally came together, and luckily I had an experience in my final week at THD that showed me how everything I did made a difference. … Continue reading
My last few weeks at Bryan’s House were mainly focused on event planning. Biggest of all was the back to school drive where Bryan’s House families receive backpacks with all the school supplies they will need for the upcoming school … Continue reading
July 31, 2016 My time here has presented different sicknesses based on this area. Living in India people rely on one of the oldest modes of transportation to get around: walking. Walking is the most practical way for many people … Continue reading
Dan M. is a senior majoring in applied physiology and health management. He was awarded a Maguire and Irby Family Foundation Public Service Fellowship for summer 2016 from the Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics and Public Responsibility at SMU. He is spending the summer volunteering with regional health clinics in Delhi, India. Continue reading
Sarah S. is a senior majoring in accounting and minoring in human rights and psychology: Going to Urukundo was by far one of my favorite aspects of the trip. Urukundo means love in Kinyarwanda, and that is truly what this … Continue reading
Sarah S. is a senior majoring in accounting and minoring in human rights and psychology: These kids did not disappoint! Drums, traditional dance, singing, acrobatics, hip hop dancing – the talent was out of this world! We brought them soccer … Continue reading
Sarah S. is a senior majoring in accounting and minoring in human rights and psychology: Our group was given the opportunity to have a question and answer session with one of the museum’s docents who was also a genocide survivor. … Continue reading
Sarah S. is a senior majoring in accounting and minoring in human rights and psychology: We were greeted with the most amazing hugs from the village women. Some of them even remembered members of the group that came last year! … Continue reading