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Solo Adventures: Museum Van Loon

I was thinking this morning that I hadn’t done anything particularly Amsterdam-y in a while, so I decided to put my Museumkaart to good use and and check out the… 322 more words

Health Care in Nairobi, Kenya

During my 2 weeks in Kenya, I got a unique introduction to the Kenyan health care system. My first experience was 2 days volunteering in Mathare North health clinic located in the Mathare slum, where I followed the work of the local nutritionists. 779 more words

Health Promotion

Getting to know each other......

Getting to know your exchange student is crucial in the months prior to their arrival.  The more you communicate the closer you will be so that when the day finally arrives that you pick them up from the airport it will be just like picking up a family member.  939 more words

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Teaching Global Health in Kenya

This spring I have been given the opportunity to experience how Action Aid teaches Global Health to Metropol students in Kenya. 395 more words

GNH Blog

Breaking the silence...

to report that it was so sunny and beautiful out today that I overheated biking in a cardigan and a thin jacket. After days upon days of rain, gloom and wind that blows you sideways, this is an extremely welcome change.  290 more words

"One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things." - Henry Miller

Saturday was the first day of spring! The weather is still a little cold but I know that warmer days are ahead. It seems so strange that when I first arrived we had snow and it really was freezing cold! 623 more words

I'm going to Italy!

Ok, so much has happened since I last wrote.

By the end of january, when all my expectatives were getting low, my acceptance letter finally came. 307 more words

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