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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The Food, The Adventures and The People

Since my last post, things have only gotten better in Hanoi except for my shoulder blade fracture (which happened while walking down the stairs in the rain) and my awful cold. I am now about to depart from Hanoi to Toronto. As I reflect back I realize that there are a number of key things…

So Many Experiences, So Little Time

First, I should clarify that althought my last post stated that I would be teaching English at the Hong Duc University in Thanh Hoa province of Vietnam for my Students Without Borders (SWB) placement, I have in fact been teaching at a project with Plan in Hanoi, Vietnam.  I was informed of this slight change…

Ryerson Tourism student looking forward to Vietnamese Hospitality

My name is Sureka Tharumakulasingam and I just completed my 3rd year as a Bachelor of Commerce student in the Hospitality and Tourism Management program at Ryerson University. Naturally, as a student in the hospitality and tourism program, I enjoy travelling and learning about the unique cultures of this world.