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.

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like fish in the sea and birds in the woods

On a flight back to my posting in Thanh Hoa after a few days spent travelling, I came across a short list of Vietnamese proverbs using the imagery of fish. They made me laugh because I could relate quite well to some of them. I have decided to use this list of proverbs to help…

McGill graduate heads to Vietnam

Hello. I’m Laurie Watson, a recent graduate of McGill University’s Faculty of Education, where I focused on Elementary Education. Previously, I studied philosophy and was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount Allison University. My French language and literature studies at l’Université des Sciences Humaines de Strasbourg led to a Diplôme Supérieur d’Etudes Françaises. …