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: Julie L

Final blog…

I cannot believe it has already been almost five months since the end of my placement with JRS in Malawi!  It seems like yesterday that I was saying goodbye to my students and colleagues, and yet the build-up to my placement last year seems like eons ago.  This to say that my placement, more specifically…

Muli bwanji!

I’ve been in Lilongwe for almost a month already, time is going by so fast! I’ve slowly settling into lessons at the secondary school where I’m teaching Form 1 English, and ESL conversation classes at the vocational school. I’ll also be starting up a French club in an effort to try to help the refugees…

Teaching at Refugee Camp-Malawi

My name is Julie Lafleche and I will be teaching at the camp school in Dzaleka Refugee Camp in Malawi. I am currently completing an MA in Human Security and Peacebuilding at Royal Roads University and have a Bachelor of Education from the University of Ottawa. I specialized in teaching French as a Second Language…