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Author Archive: Samantha Foster

Tam Biet Tra Vinh, Hello Canada

Back in Canada for just over one week and already the moments of daily life in Tra Vinh are slipping away. How easily we slip from one environment to the next, no matter how different they may be. Still, I am committed to remembering the routine, the people and the work that filled my life…

Half-way point

While this blog was written at about the half-way point (October 6, 2010), it is almost the end of my internship now (the lag between writing and posting is abysmal, I know). I will be updating the blog with all the events that have happened since as soon as I find the time. It seems…

Biography

I am a fourth year student in the Faculty of Social Sciences, majoring in Political Science and Women’s Studies at the University of Ottawa. I come from a small town in Ontario and have come to Ottawa to pursue my interests in international relations, women’s issues – both domestic and international – and social justice.…