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Mom & Kathryn in Liberia!

It’s been quite a busy summer and one of the many highlights was my mom and sister’s visit to Liberia!

It was awesome having them here! 291 more words


Putting Our Best Foot Forward - LSWE Camp Day 4

Friday August 17, 2018

Courtney Wright, Mechanical Engineering, BSE ‘18, SWE at UofM

On Friday morning we awoke to a driving rainstorm. With water streaming across the paths through campus, our morning run group was once again forced to settle for an abbreviated indoor workout.  731 more words

GradSWE Overseas

An Open Letter to Africa Voters

Dear Fellow Africans,

It is my prayer that this letter meets you in peace.

Lately, our beautiful continent has been the embodiment of the “Hyena and Hen” theory- a theory for the situation in which power and authority are given to the wrong people with the expectancy of positive results. 760 more words


Don't Rain on my Presentation - LSWE Camp Day 3

Thursday 08/16/18

Gillian Minnehan, Sophomore Engineering Student, SWE at UM

Today we woke to the pitter patter of rain against the roof of our apartment: the first Liberian rainstorm of the trip. 695 more words

GradSWE Overseas

Object: Wooden Mask

Accession Number: E/2014/3/012

Object: Wooden Mask created in the 1970’s donated to the Sam Noble Museum in 2014.

Location: The continent of Africa in the country of Liberia from the tribe of Dan (Gio). 791 more words

African Tribes/Cultures/Countries

Membership, Solar Cells, and Plantains - oh my!

Wednesday 8/15/2018

Melinda Kothbauer, Computer Engineering, BSE ‘18, SWE at UM

Christian Greenhill, Materials Science & Engineering, Ph.D., GradSWE at UM

The second day of camp began with remembering everyone’s names. 425 more words

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Getting Along in Liberia - Camp Day 1

Tuesday 8/14/18

Lauren Long, BME, UmichGradSWE, Masters Student

After a long trip of flying from Detroit, Michigan to Newark, New Jersey to Brussels, Belgium to Freeport, Sierra Leone to Monrovia, Liberia, the first day of camp kicked off well. 638 more words

GradSWE Overseas