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.

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Missing Ghana

It has now been almost two months since I returned from my placement in Jirapa, Ghana. Yet each morning I walk down my street on my way to campus, hoping someone will greet me with a smile and a hearty “Ansomme!” These greetings are just one of the things I miss about Ghana. I also…

Life of a Girl-child

“It is said that if you educate a man you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman you educate the nation. From the Sara club our parents now know this to be true and now they send our sisters to school as well as our brothers.” These words are the result of a…

Ghanaway!

My name is Erin Antcliffe and I am a fourth year Mechatronics Engineering Student at the University of Waterloo. Engineering is a co-op program, and I have taken advantage of this to experience as much of the world as I possibly can. I spent my second work term teaching English and working for a motorcycle…