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: Matthew Curran

Greetings from Sogakope!

Greetings from Sogakope! YEVUUUU! YEVUUUU! YEVUUUU! (the word for white person in the Ewe language) is the chant I hear repeatedly, from both children and adults, as I walk around the town of Sogakope, the capital of the South Tongu District of Ghana that sits on the Volta river. I have been living in this…

Biography

Hello! My name is Matthew Curran and I am setting off in a few weeks to do a three month internship in Sogakope, a town of 8000 people in the Volta Region of Ghana.  I am currently in my last semester at the University of Ottawa where I am completing my honours degree in Psychology with a…