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.

Destination Haiti!

Bonjour à tous, Je me présente, Emmanuelle Caron-Bédard, je suis actuellement étudiante à l’université Laval en deuxième année de maîtrise en gestion du développement international et action humanitaire. C’est avec grand plaisir que je vais faire un stage étudiant en Haiti, en partenariat avec le ministère du tourisme, dans la municipalité des Cayes. Mon mandat à…

Pre-Departure: Getting ready for Haiti! – Préparatifs pour Haïti!

Une entrée en français suivra – A French entry follows Hi everyone! My name is Mugoli Samba and I am a second-year journalism and African studies student at Carleton University in Ottawa. In a few weeks, I will be leaving for the place some love to call Haïti Chérie: a country with a remarkable story of resistance, rich literary tradition, and captivating…

It’s a Nostalgia – I can’t wait to get through with exams and fly to Ghana

Hello, folks. I am Nyanquoi, a third year International Development student (specialist) at the University of Toronto. My interest is rooted in giving women equal access to resources and a voice in the sustainable management of their environment. In a few weeks’ time, I will be in Ghana working with A Rocha as an Environmental…

Pre-Departure: Dreaming of Ghana

Hi, I am Kellan Shields and I am a 3rd year student in the ID Degree program at Humber Lakeshore. Ever since I found out about Humber’s program I’ve dreamed of travelling internationally for my placement. Naively most of this passion was driven by my desire to travel, I wanted to go to the most…

Pre-Departure: Malawi 2016

Hello Everyone! My name is Eidom and I’m a third-year student at Humber College, in the International Development program. In just a few weeks I will be traveling to Lilongwe, Malawi for my role as a Youth Economic and Entrepreneurship Officer. In this role, I will be working with a partner organization called Farm Radio…

Pre-Departure: No Adventure Too Large

Hi everyone! I’m Katharine, and I’m a fourth year student at Bishop’s University in Québec, although I’m currently doing a semester in Monterey Bay, California — I definitely like to wander, and I’m incredibly excited to have the opportunity to intern with the Tanzania Tourist Board this upcoming summer in Arusha as a Communications &…

Malawi, a continuity!

Hi! My name is Arianne and I have graduated in May 2015, in International Studies and Modern Languages at Laval University in Québec city. Since then, I hadn’t had time to just sit around, oh no! In summer 2015, I did a Quebec Without Boarders internship and I am now about to terminate a 8-months internship…

The Ghana Sagas: Part I Pre-Departure

Hey I’m Rasa, and I’m a fourth year International Development specialist at the University of Toronto Scarborough Campus. I crave adventure and the opportunity to visit new places or delve into other cultures, whether it’s travelling to foreign countries or trying that new Mexican-Korean fusion restaurant around the corner, I’m always up to trying something new.…

Environmental Protection in Ghana..

My name is Catherine and I am studying International Development and Globalization at University of Ottawa. As my studies are coming to an end, I am more than thrilled to participate in this 3 month internship in Ghana to give a real hands on, applicable experience to complete my academic knowledge. My position will be…

Préparatif pour Haiti

Bonjour à tous, Je m’appelle Eliot Lapointe, 24 ans, et dans quelques semaines je me rendrai en Haiti pour un stage étudiant comme conseiller en développement organisationnelle dans le secteur du textile  avec l’Association des Tailleurs et Couturières du Sud (ATACS). Je suis actuellement étudiant à la maîtrise en Affaires publiques à l’Université Laval à Québec, je…