Photos from Tanzania!

Here are some photos from staff member Aaron Brazelton's site visit. The group continued their time with the Maasai community.

Advertisements

Rural Homestays (China: Cultural Traditions in the North)

Experimenters spent the last five days in the rural village of Buyangzhuang. Buyangzhuang is located in Shandong province just outside the city of Tai'an. Here in the village students conducted their rural homestay in traditional Chinese courtyard houses. Cultural barriers as well as physical and mental challenges were faced and overcome as students navigated through …

African Leadership Academy & Overall Takeaways (South Africa: Leadership Development and Social Change)

"As is anything, African Leadership Academy (ALA) was not perfect, I wouldn't even call it a wonderfully fun experience, but it definitely ranks as top 5 on the most valuable experiences of this trip. They kept us busy with activity after activity all intertwined with lessons of leadership. Our first task lived in Constitution Hill, …

In the Fog (India: Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Social Justice)

I woke from a short nap with less than 30 minutes left on our bumpy two-hour drive up the mountains. We left the Ayurvedic treatment center, Kayakalp, and headed straight to our homestay in a Tibetan refugee community near the Nepal border. Just before I fell asleep, I found myself in a small town outside …

Farewell Gathering (India: Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Social Justice)

Our homestay in McLeodganj, Dharamsala was filled with meaning, reflection and connection. Experimenters stayed with Tibetan families who were first or second generation refugees living in India, who opened their homes and hearts to us. We learned more than words can describe--not only about their struggle for social justice, but also the incredible resilience and …