Students Without Borders is a WUSC and CECI program that enables Canadian university and college students to participate in exciting, volunteer learning opportunities in South America, Africa, and Asia.

Author Archive: Alisa Gehrels

Over midway at Lesedi

I am about two thirds of the way throguh my internship in Botswana. When I arrived my supervisor was unable to meet with me for a couple of days after I had moved to the village and started work at the centre.  I spent this time speaking to the employees and the Peace Corp volunteer here to…

First blog entry

My name is Alisa Gehrels.  I am a student at the University of Ottawa where I have completed a four year specialization in psychology, and am returning for a fifth year to complete extra courses, including this internship.  My internship will take place at the Lesedi Counselling Centre (BOCAIP) in Kanye, Botswana which is just south-west of the…