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: Kristina

Last 10 Days….!!!

The weather here in Hanoi has been awfully cloudy for the past week. The other day I heard thunder, but I have so far never been caught in a storm or a rain fall. When walking to work, the streets are full of life; markets start opening as soon as the sun rises and the…

Adjusting to Vietnam

Approximately one month has passed by during my time in Hanoi. I am starting to become familiar with the area I live in, communicating with Vietnamese people and also in my work. I live not too far from the WUSC headquarters in Hanoi city, so walking to work every morning becomes each time a pleasant…

Ottawa U. student supporting WUSC activities in Vietnam

Hi! My name is Kristina Shrestha, and I am currently completing my 4th year in International Development and Globalization at the University of Ottawa. My passion is travelling and learning about different cultures. I am half Nepalese and half Serbian. I have travelled to these countries several times throughout my childhood and I am excited…