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: Julia M

Back from Ghana!

Ghana, you will always have a place in my heart. And that place was carved after working with the Ghana Education Service (GES) for the past 3 months as a Gender Advocacy Assistant. While working with a Uniterra Volunteer and co-workers at GES we implemented activities and workshops to increase the enrolment and retention of…

Over a month now that I have been living in Walewale, Ghana

It has been over a month now that I have been living in Walewale, Ghana and working with the Ghana Education Service (GES) and WUSC. Working on projects with the GES District Girls Education Officer and the Uniterra Gender Advocacy Advisor has afforded me many enlightening and cherished experiences that I will carry forever. Thus…

And the excitement begins again, to Ghana this time!

As I have lived in Ottawa all my life and am currently finishing my third year at the University of Ottawa, I have always had a passion to wander further and further from my place of origin. My passion for travel and my yearning for different cultural experiences have led me to study International Development…