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- Snapshots from Stockholm
- Overcoming Homesickness While Studying Abroad: Five Ways
- Touristy Tuesday: Abigail’s Guide to Kronborg (AKA Hamlet’s Castle)
- Nome and Home Safe
- Sugar–Yes, Please! My First Danish Birthday Celebration
- What’s so Great about Western Denmark?
- SMU Geophysicists Continue NETL-Sponsored Research Voyage
- Touristy Tuesday: Tivoli
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Author Archives: Cherri Gann
Interning this summer with Dallas Area Interfaith has been a learning experience in so many ways. In particular, I have found myself reflecting a lot on what it means for citizens to work for social change. How do they go … Continue reading
I am over-educated by most people’s standards. As an undergrad I double majored in history and religion, and minored in Latin American studies. I have a Master’s degree in theology from Emory University. And now I am at SMU pursuing … Continue reading
With this final blog my summer fellowship comes to an end, sort of. All that remains is my presentation this fall at the Engaged Learning Symposium. This summer fellowship has been LIFE CHANGING. I have deepened my knowledge about suicide … Continue reading
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