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: Sylvie

Life in Botswana up to now. . .

I have now been in Botswana for one month and I have to say, it has been quite a month! It has been a huge learning curve, but incredibly interesting and gratifying. Our first week here was spent in Group Orientation sessions where we learned about the country, its politics, traditions and culture. It was…

Getting ready to…Gaborone!

My name is Sylvie Vigneux and I am just finishing up my first year at the University of Guelph in a General Arts program. On April 25th, I will be leaving behind my friends, my family, and my familiar home-country to spend 6 weeks in Botswana. Six weeks doesn’t exactly sound like a long time,…