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: Vanessa

Greetings from Botswana!!-Somarelang Tikologo (Environment Watch Botswana)

I’ve been in Botswana now for just over two months, and my how the time has flown by! Working at Somarelang Tikologo (Environment Watch Botswana) has been a great experience. The main goal of Somarelang Tikologo (ST) is to “promote sustainable environmental protection by educating, demonstrating and encouraging best practices in environmental planning, resource conservation…

From Guelph to Somarelang Tikologo-Botswana

My name is Vanessa Palleschi and I am a third year Environmental Science student majoring in Earth and Atmospheric Science at the University of Guelph. Since first year I have been a member of the Guelph WUSC local committee. My main role has been to provide support to new students coming to Guelph. Being a…