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: lindsay

Back from another world…

I have been home in Alberta for two weeks. How surreal it is that just a short time ago I was daily spending my time with rhinos, warthogs, giraffes and giant rock pythons. What a life altering experience; one in which has defined who I am to become. My name is Lindsay Parker, and I…

Leaving my new home…

These past few weeks have literally flown by. It now is an every day occurance to see giraffe, rhino, and hippos, and yet I never tire of seeing these creatures I meant to write an entry for the blog much earlier however, I struggle to find the words that justify the experiences that I have had. How…

McGill student off to volunteer in Botswana

I am a university student looking to make a difference. My name is Lindsay Parker; I am an eighteen year old McGill University undergraduate student of Macdonald Campus, an explorer of the Antarctic, a whale chaser of the St. Lawrence, and a Canadian Millennium Excellence Scholarship Laureate. With the honor of being a Millennium Laureate,…