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: Jessica McSavage

Salang Ka Pula

Well, I have made it to the end of my placement here at Lesedi Counselling Centre in Kanye, Botswana! The time has flown by and soom I will depart for Canada. The experience thus far has been amazing, I have learned so much about myself and my passions over and above what I have learned…

Halfway through placement!

Hi everyone, its been a long time since I have been able to update you all. It’s crazy that I have completed 3 weeks of placement already! I am working with Lindsey at Lesedi Counselling Centre in Kanye, which is about 1.5 hours from Gaborone by bus. We are living with an elderly woman whom…

First blog

Hi everyone, I have just finished my second year of university!! I am working towards a Honours BA/Bed at Wilfrid Laurier University at the Brantford campus. I will be in Botswana for May and June. My career goal is to become a high school teacher. In grade 11, I found out about an epidemic known…