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Life under Lockdown: An update from Kampala

By Hannah Gray | May 22, 2020

Uganda, like the rest of the world, is a drastically different place now than it was in March.

5 Tips for Making the Most of Chiang Mai!

By Clint Omelaniec | February 11, 2020

Our newest Semester in Development launched in Chiang Mai, Thailand in Fall 2019. Considering a semester in Thailand? Here are 5 tips for making the most of your time in Chiang Mai!

A look back at 2019

By Craig Vandermeer | December 31, 2019

Why Good Intentions Aren’t Enough

By Craig Vandermeer | July 12, 2019

Back in 2012, I found myself in rural Uganda, visiting a series of schools in different communities that were coping with a variety of challenges. This was my second stint in Uganda, having previously been in the country researching the arrival of big oil. This time, I was there checking out different communities, specifically visiting…

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Why All Students Should Travel Abroad

By Clint Omelaniec | July 4, 2019

Just 5 years ago I’d never left North America and the idea of travelling the world was just a dream. Now I’ve traveled around the globe to over 40 countries (across 6 continents) and I’d like to tell you why. Do you know what you want to do for the rest of your life? Do you feel fully…