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Claire Morrison's Blog

Global Health Summer School in the Netherlands - My name is Claire Morrison I just finished my second year of practical nursing...

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Annabelle Serrano-Pinto's Blog

Doing Business in Europe in the Netherlands - It’s crazy to think that it is coming to the end of the trip. It went ...

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Adrienne Motas' Blog

Doing Business in Europe in the Netherland - It’s more than just a Summer Program!

From May until Jun...

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Chelsea Lake's Blog

Doing Business in Europe in the Netherlands - Hi! My name is Chelsea Lake and this summer I had the opportunity to study i...

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Mathew Lonar's Blog

Doing Business in Europe in the Netherlands - I am writing this blog entry in the lounge of the MPS Andante. The Andante has se...

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Holly Klein's Blog

Doing Business in Europe in the Netherlands - I’m sitting here in the boat hotel, or boatel as I have been calling i...

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Paul Tweed's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania - Lightning does strike twice in the same spot. In my case, both involved working with NSCC International i...

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Ken Bryden's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - Reflecting on my experience working on the Solar Water project in Tanzania has my mind...

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Steve Vezina's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - When I first read about Tanzania, Tanzania is considered one of the most impoveri...

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Jessica Sharp's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - Jambo! I am a senior student in the Environmental Engineering Technology program and I...

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Leighton Croft's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - My name is Leighton Croft, i am a student with NSCC's Energy Sustainability E...

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Kris Daigle's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - I'm Kris Daigle, a second year student in Mechanical Engineering technologies at t...

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Jessica Douglas' Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania – Jambo! My name is Jessica Douglas and I am with the Environmental Engineering Te...

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Andrew Robertson's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - I have finally climatized to the weather here, and i have learned a valuable less...

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Liam Mason's Blog

Mikui Solar Water Project in Tanzania - The Mikumi Solar Water Project was truly a once in a lifetime experience that I am...

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Andrew Morash's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - Working on the Mikumi Solar Water Project has been an amazing experience so far. ...

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Scott Henderson's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - It is a rare occasion that you are able to revisit an experience that counts as a...

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Salsabil Chowdhury Tory's Blog

Weather Station Project in Grenada - I have been very excited and planning for this International learning program since the da...

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Luc Couillard's Blog

Weather Station Project in Grenada - I am writing this blog post beside the pool at our hotel. The sun is setting over the palm forest behi...

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"Solar" Gord Wilkie's Blog

Weather Station Project in Grenada - It is so satisfying to be part of an amazing project. Project solar weather station G...

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Melissa Randell's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - At the end of two busy weeks working on the Cultural Entrepr...

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Melissa Baxter's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - I can’t wrap my head around that fact that we are...

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Noah Widmeyer's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - Pulling up to T.A Marryshow Community College, just a few mi...

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Teela White's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - Where do I start! The past two week have been the most ...

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Hanna Butler's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - Grenada was called the land of spice for many years but afte...

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James Veres' Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada -  I’m writing this blog entry at the pool sid...

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Erin Moore's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program in Grendada - It was wonderful to return to Grenada as senior faculty on th...

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Breagh Jenkins' Blog

Oral History Interpretation & Documentation Program in Tanzania - As a Tourism Management student, travelling and meeting n...

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Margaret MacDonald's Blog

Oral History Interpretation and Documentation Program in Tanzania - I’ve been struggling for the past week, since I ...

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Courtney Bolivar's Blog

Oral History Interpretation and Documentation Program in Tanzania - Pure ‘Happiness'

My name is Courtn...

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Erica Meus-Saunders' Blog

Oral History Interpretation and Documentation Program in Tanzania - Signing up for the Oral History Interpretation and Document...

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Carter Thurber's Blog

Oral History Interpretation and Documentation Program in Tanzania - What an enchanting couple of weeks. Our project c...

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Janet Hawkwood's Blog

Oral History Interpretation and Documentation Program in Tanzania - Our first night in Tanzania we were sitting at an outdoor r...

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Katelyn Bonomo's Blog

Music in Cuba - The 14 days that I spent in Cuba were pretty amazing. I had been to Cuba twice before this trip, but this one w...

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Luella Chiasson's Blog

Women in Entrepreneurship in Peru - Time flies when you are having fun and I have fun when learning and watching my studen...

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Rebecca Dunphy's Blog

Women in Entrepreneurship in Peru - When I joined the Business Administration program at NSCC I wasn’t sure if it would b...

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Morgan Bettens' Blog

International Tourism in Belize – It is 12:00am, April 28th, the first hour into my final day in Belize. The buzzing song...

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Anna Johnstone's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - The day started with a 6:30 breakfast and a trip to Xununtunich, an ancient Mayan ruin site w...

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Joanna Lavoie's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - Today’s Schedule:

5:30a.m.-6:00a.m.: Woke up to an AMAZING ...

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Morgan Bond's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - Today was Earth Day, so we went out on the reef and helped to clean up some of the garbage th...

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Savannah Sullivan's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - Day 5

7:30am – Dailey Apples and Onions meeting

8:00am &n...

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Madison Forsythe's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - It’s finally time, I can’t believe that I actually was able to pack ten days...

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David Woodroffe's Blog

I am from the island of Barbados, so I was a wide-eyed child when I step off the plane In Halifax. I was mesmerized, from the start of my trip f...

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Leah Visser's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - As a second year Tourism Management student I was excited to gain a new hands on learning exp...

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Michelle Amirault's Blog

International Tourism in Belize - Our trip to Belize is now over and we are all home resuming our everyday lives. The trip, how...

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Taylor Ripley's Blog

Women in Entrepreneurship in Peru - The 10 days I spent in Arequipa, Peru was nothing short of a beautiful and memorable l...

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Jennifer Price's Blog

Social Entrepreneurship Program in Vietnam - Two weeks in Vietnam was an amazing learning experience for me, both in relation t...

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Shari Mallory-Shaw's Blog

Social Entrepreneurship in Vietnam - When considering the opportunity to participate in a program through NSCC International, I...

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Brittany Thomas' Blog

Social Entrepreneurship in Vietnam - One very prominent learning experience that took place for me on my Social Entrepreneurshi...

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Natascha Lehmann's Blog

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Alina Surnina's Blog

Canada became a discovery for me partially because I was lucky to spend 4 months in Nova Scotia Community College. I knew that I would enjoy my ...

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Saskia Priester's Blog

From September until the end of December I participated in the second year Marketing Course at NSCC. When I decided that I wanted to travel to C...

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Bo Kimkes' Blog

I would like to start explaining why I chose to do a minor in Canada.

When I was a little girl I’ve always said that I want...

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Mitsuko Fliervoet's Blog

Time flew by during my exchange semester to Nova Scotia Community College in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. I went to the Waterfront campus, where I pa...

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Rubi Briones' Blog

OH AMAZING CANADA!

This time in the great Canada has been a wonderful experience. I consid...

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Evelin Tolentino's Blog

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Mary Deza Clavo's Blog

First, I want to thank to NSCC for hosting me, always provide me the best quality of their services and give me the best almost four months of m...

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Luella Chiasson's Blog

Women in Entrepreneurship Program in Peru - I have been back from Peru for 3 days now, and I might finally have readjusted to C...

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Emilio Muñoz's Blog

First I want to thank NSCC for havin...

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Anne McDonah's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania - One week after arriving home from teaching New Venture Development and Design (a short course on Entrepreneurs...

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Amanda Pyrovolos' Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - I am currently sitting in my room at the Burn. A beautiful historic, Georgian hou...

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Kayla Beck's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - This is a once in a lifetime experience that I am so overjoyed to have been chose...

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Cai Duncan's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - Nova Scotia is Latin for “New Scotland”. After visiting Scotland, I c...

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Ashley Roberts' Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - Travelling to Scotland for a summer program is a once in a life time opportunity ...

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Maddie Fleming's Blog

Entrepreneurhip Summer Program in Scotland - Travel isn't always pretty. It isn't always comfortable. Sometimes it ...

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Theonestina Raphael's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - I am so grateful to be part of this training, it was my first time visiting Canada and ...

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Selemani Mbaga's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - Habari Nova Scotia Community College! Nova Scotia is beautiful. In July 2016 I had the ...

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Patrick Kipinga's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - After long Safari but the pleasured one from Dar-Zurich-Montreal-Halifax and at last Ca...

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Peter Mkanda's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - When I visited the Nova scotia Libraries I learned a lot of things. The libraries were ...

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Samuel Chambi's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - Arriving in Canada we first set leg at Halifax International Airport. There was no much...

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Christopher Ulomi's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - During the international learning program, what I enjoyed most was about microteaching....

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Ludovic Saronga's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania Nova Scotia Study Tour - Jambo Halifax!!! The NSCC-VETA partnership has made our students and teachers to be abl...

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Emily Seymour's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - The beginning of an adventurous life.

As a young girl I wo...

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Shannon Harvey's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - Before coming to Austria, I was super nervous and very excited. I didn’t...

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Susan Campbell's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - Almost a year to the day, Cynthia Rogers and I found ourselves back, once agai...

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Brittany Wong's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - Let’s start this blog off with a little bit of honesty: After 10 ho...

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Sarah Thomas' Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - It’s surreal… From touch down, to the meet and greet of other fem...

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Kaela Ramsay's Blog

Spanish & Service Learning Program in Ecuador - Greetings from the Southern Hemisphere!

I’ve spent the...

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Kevin Gay's Blog

Spanish & Service Learning in Ecuador - Estoy Aprendiendo (I am Learning; a commonly used expression)

The NS...

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Kyle Oickle's Blog

Spanish and Service Learning Program in Ecuador - You are probably reading this because you want to know what I have learned so...

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Kailin LeBlanc's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - I've always dreampt of travel, why should we die where we were...

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Jessica Pratt's Blog

Spanish and Service Learning Program in Ecuador - Hola from Ecuador! These past 10 days have been a whirlwind of knowledge, adv...

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Jordan Verhagen's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - The last 15 days spent in Groningen were amazing, adapting to new ...

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Emily Mack's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - My name is Emily Mack and I am doing the Business in Europe summer...

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Christine Wiswell's Blog

  Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - Tanzania was my first International experience, and I am so grateful to have ha...

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Jennifer Kervin's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania -- It’s hard to believe that we’ve been here for almost two weeks. Actually,...

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Kelly Marshall's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program (Netherlands) - My name is Kelly Marshall and I am doing the Business in Europe summer ...

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Jen Price's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program (Netherlands) - I am in The Netherlands taking the Doing Business in Europe progra...

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Adam Tucker's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania – At the start of this year I never would have seen myself taking part in a trip l...

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Francis McAvoy's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - This trip started off with a bit of a fall in excitement. I had never travelled a...

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Lena Andriani's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project in Tanzania - My trip to Tanzania to work on the Mikumi Solar Water Project was absolutely amaz...

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Shari Mallory-Shaw's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - Entrepreneurship, Culture and Travel – How do these ...

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Chantzlyn Logan's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - First off we heard some inspiring words from the dean of T...

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Courtney Bolivar's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - Initially, I didn’t know what to expect when landing in G...

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Brittany Thomas' Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - On May 16th myself, four other NSCC studen...

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Erin Moore's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - Our time in Grenada has come down to the final few hours. The s...

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Nic Meloney's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program Grenada - It’s day eight. Which is startling because it feels ...

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Allison Sears' Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program Grenada – The Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program (CE...

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Scott Henderson's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project 2016 - I awoke on our final morning in Mikumi to a mingling of the dawn chorus and the call to praye...

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Jim Kerr's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project 2016 - The NSCC Mikumi (Tanzania) Solar-Water Project involves use of solar energy to address water ...

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Elizabeth Robinson's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project 2016 - My experience with the 2016 Mikumi Solar Water project thus far has been truly sensational. T...

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Peter Blair MacKinnon Nicholson's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project 2016 -  May 7th - 8th - Today we landed in Dar Es Salam, Tanzania. It is a still a surreal expe...

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Tom Samuel's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project - The experience I have had from participating in this project has been mind-blowing. While going th...

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Elizabeth Montgomery's Blog

Mikumi Solar Water Project - It’s been a week since we officially arrived at Mikumi. So far, everything has been a b...

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Kellie McMullin's Blog

NSCC in Tanzania May 2016 - It's like going to visit a close relative. The friendships created between NSCC and the Vo...

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Kristen Brown's Blog

Music Arts in Cuba Documentation Mission - Hola from Cuba! 

As I sit here with my documentary partner, Sams...

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Lindsey MacDonald's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - A light sprinkle of snow covered the mountain tops around the ring of Kerry which could be s...

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Kathleen Stewart's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania - So … Tanzania is awesome.  In January 2016, I had the privilege to travel there with my colleague,...

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Taylor Lownds' Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today so far had to be one of my most favourite days of the trip. We got up early to drive t...

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Brinna Leary's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today, on April 27th we had another busy day. We all woke up early, packed our things, ate o...

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Taylor Kidney's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today I woke up and was really excited to see my first castle up close.  I had the trad...

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Alicia Hill's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Cliffs of Moher & Sheepdog Trials

 Today we started by eating breakf...

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Brittany Halliday's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today in Ireland, we went to Caherconnel to see the sheepdog farm trials and got to see how ...

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Wendi Dewey's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - What a day! Actually two days!  (-:  everyone arrived at the airport on time and w...

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Cody Cooke's Blog

Vietnam Enactus 2016 - I recently travelled to Tra Vinh, Vietnam in Southeast Asia to participate in the first student-to-stude...

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Shaylyn MacAulay's Blog

Vietnam Enactus 2016 - Think of all the things we hear in a day. Birds chirping, cars going by, pe...

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Sean Clancey's Blog

Colombia Enactus 2016 - When tasked to help anyone at any capacity, a lot of people will stop and ask, “What’s in i...

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Kenedie Butler's Blog

Colombia Enactus 2016 - Through connections made by Enactus, we were granted the amazing opportunity to collectively put our ef...

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Jim Bate's Blog

Tanzania ISTEP- Anne McDonah and I are currently in Tanzania working with MVCCT in Morogoro helping design an advanced entrepre...

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Jennifer Archer's Blog

C-EFE St. Kitts and Nevis - Sitting in Terminal 1 of Pearson International Airport, I have some time to reflect on the wee...

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Don Jardine's Blog

C-EFE Dominica - The drive from the airport to the capital, port city of Roseau, Dominica takes us through a tropical rain fore...

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Donnie MacDonald's Blog

ISTEP Arusha, Tanzania - I recently travelled to Arusha, Tanzania in East Africa participating in a labour market study as phas...

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Janet Hawkwood's Blog

C-EFE Grenada 2016 - Hellooooooo…Hello from the other side………our first morning of shooting entailed...

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Ted Grant's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - I have just concluded my second trip to Africa with NSCC International. I feel very fortunate to be given...

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Mara Vega's Blog

During my international learning experience, the most important learning moment has been knowing people from all over the world. Along with thei...

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Kriestelle Baptiste's Blog

Hi I am Kriestelle Baptiste, an international exchange student here at Nova Scotia Community College from T.A Marryshow Community College in Gre...

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Sydelle Espirit's Blog

As an international student from the small and beautiful Caribbean country of Dominica, coming to Canada to study has been a totally different e...

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Valeska Penny's Blog

Being an exchange student at the Pictou Campus is a wonderful experience. This being my first time away from home alone, I was unsure of what to...

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Therese Schaffer's Blog

Being an exchange student at NSCC Waterfront Campus is a wonderful experience. The first week of my stay was full of great experiences at the or...

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Laura Walton's Blog

As an international Exchange Student at the Waterfro...

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Melissa Bolzonello's Blog

Studying in Canada and being exposed to the Canadian culture has been a unique experience for me.  A fact is that Canadian are very polite ...

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Nigel Peters' Blog

Coming to Canada has always been a dream of mine, so when the opportunity presented itself to actually come here to attend school, I embraced it...

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Mariah Freeman's Blog

Being an exchange student at NSCC has been a wonderful experience and I have definitely become more independent as a result of this opportunity....

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Karina Cueva Castañeda's Blog

Hi everyone, this is my first time in Canada and I can't believe it. I never expect to come here to study what I lov, Culinary Arts. Been an...

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Anne Nicole Godoy Trelles' Blog

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Etienne Mfoumou's Blog

Leave for Change Burkina Faso - In my four week mandate, I worked as a Control and Quality Assurance Advisor for the National U...

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Sebastian Lozano's Blog

As an exchange student is always difficult to get used to a country with a different culture and language. Halifax has been a great experience f...

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Jacqueline Schmitz's Blog

Stereotype #1: Canadians are polite!

The first thing I was told when I decided to spend an exchange semes...

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Santiago Crane's Blog

My experience in Halifax

I’m Santiago, I come from Bogotá Colombia. My experience here has been great, lots of place...

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Lyn Cleveland's Blog

Leave for Change in Vietnam - My three week mandate entailed working as a Scientific Research Specialist for the Faculty of Med...

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Felicia Mitchell's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - First off, it has been an absolute pleasure to have been given the opportunity to...

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Jackie Hatfield's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - Guten tag from Aberdeen Scotland! You would think spending two weeks in Scotland ...

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Kate Murphy's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - Scotland, the land of unicorns and the home of golf..

Well, as we&...

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Mary Ellen Martin's Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - When I heard about the trip to Scotland for entrepreneurship, I was extremely exc...

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Ian Ross' Blog

Entrepreneurship Summer Program in Scotland - I am a returning student and have never had the chance to participate in an exper...

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Jennifer Kervin's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - When I left Canada, I had a general idea about how this Summer Academy would g...

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Susan Campbell's Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria - In July 2015, I was a guest lecturer at the International Summer Academy for W...

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Cynthia Rogers' Blog

Women in Engineering Summer Program in Austria -- A few weeks ago, my colleague Susan Campbell and I were guest presenters for ...

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Stan Ntibara's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - Attending training at Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) as part of ISTEP capacity building strategy has ...

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Aturebeca Sanga's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - Spending three weeks in Canada was real good experience and exciting moment to me as it was my first time t...

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Sospeter Dickson Mkasanga's Blog

 

CCEDP Summer 2015 - As a Tutor, Short Course Coordinator and Head of ICT at Morogoro Teachers Training Co...

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Willy Massam's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - My most important learning moment was; preparation of lesson, microteaching sessions, assessing and evaluat...

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Amen Charles Lema's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - Having the opportunity to visit Canada, Halifax in particular has been a remarkable learning experience to ...

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Cathy Murray's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - As a member of staff of the T.A. Marryshow Community College (TAMCC), Grenada, I was excited when I learnt ...

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Hadassah Roberts' Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - I come from Grenada, a small island located miles away in the Caribbean Sea. It is an extremely beautiful c...

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Marsha Davis' Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - Throughout the initial week of the CCEDP (Community College Education Diploma Program) training that was so articulately, ef...

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Yvette Payne's Blog

CCEDP Summer 2015 - I left Grenada for Canada not knowing what to expect from the training, unsure of the types of persons who ...

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Tara Thornton's Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - Spending two weeks in northern Italy working on a restoration project was the greatest lear...

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Tyler Boutilier's Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - As I sit down to write this I find it hard to believe that my trip to Italy is finally comi...

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Dennis Crouse's Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - What I've learned on this field school is that culture is built into the landscape over...

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Michael Gilkie's Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - The time I have spent so far in Italy has been amazing. Exploring some of the many medieval...

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Sarah Thomas' Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - Some things are universal, others are not; not one scenery or outlook on life, nature or pe...

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Cheryl Veinotte-Mackey's Blog

Restoration Field School in Italy - My time spent as a Faculty member attending the 2015 Italy Field School in Domodossola, Ita...

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Morgan Cooper's Blog

Spanish and Service Learning in Ecuador - It always seems like you’re counting down the days for a special event to take ...

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Diora Asatkhojaeva's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - My name is Diora Asatkhojaeva, I am a recent graduate from Nova Sc...

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Lisa Misener's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project in Tanzania - The last week at Mikumi came and went faster than I could have imagined, but we accomplished...

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Darrell Stevens' Blog

Mikumi Solar Project in Tanzania - Being a member of the 2015 Tanzania solar project has been an incredible experience from a t...

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Jim Kerr's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project in Tanzania - My experience in Tanzania has been immensely satisfying; the landscape, the wonderful people...

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Amber Potter's Blog

International Co-op in Belize - The greatest learning moment I experienced in Belize is gaining a new confidence in travel...

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Robyn Hardy's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - Hallo uit Nederland!

I’m Robyn and I’m ...

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Christine Purcell's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - My trip here in the Netherlands has been amazing thus far! ...

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Bonnie MacNeil's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - I am thoroughly enjoying my experience in the Netherlands. I had...

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Jennifer MacLean's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - We’re nearing the end of our studies in Groningen, and ...

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Chantel Welsh's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - I am here in Groningen, Netherlands which is located about two hou...

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Maria Casey's Blog

Doing Bussiness in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - We have all arrived in Groningen! We have begun our first cl...

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Samantha Burke's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - So today is June 1st meaning that I’ve been in the Netherlan...

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Lilith Power-Lush's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - Having the opportunity to travel abroad with NSCC Internati...

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Lan Zheng's Blog

Doing Business in Europe Summer Program in the Netherlands - Groningen...

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Janet Hawkwood's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada: I didn’t think it was possible, but my second trip to G...

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Devon Pennick-Reilly's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - Grenada is truly the most incredible place I’ve ever v...

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Rachelle Samson's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada: Today was our last day on the beautiful island of Grenada and...

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Shari Mallory-Shaw's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program in Grenada - Nature is a Great Teacher

My role was set&hel...

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Lynda Green's Blog

International Tourism in Peru 2015 - A Day of Reflection at Machu Picchu. A requirement of the, in class, International co...

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Wendi Dewey's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - Building Strong Partnerships in Tanzania.

Being asked to be a part of the NSCC team to tra...

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Mercedes Hughes' Blog

International Tourism in Peru 2015 - Today we visited a little zoo type location where we could see and feed llamas and alpacas...

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Alanna Fowler's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project 2015 - This weekend has been amazing, we spent Friday, Saturday, and Sunday out in Mikumi National Park on...

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Kyle Murphy's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project 2015 - I am having such a great time taking part in this amazing experience here in Tanzania, Africa....

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Samson Learn's Blog

CEDP Grenada 2015 - I am so completely enamoured with the culture and people of Grenada. Each day we’ve awoken early, loa...

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Kailin LeBlanc's Blog

CEDP Grenada 2015 - Travelling has always been an important part of my life. Growing up I learned to respect cultural diversity...

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Ed Halverson's Blog

CEDP Grenada 2015 - We have had our third day in Grenada today. It was the last time we had to acquaint ourselves with the...

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Cultural Entrepreneurship & Documentation Program 2015

CEDP Grenada 2015 - Once again I have the pleasure of participating in the 2015 Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentatio...

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Kelsey Fennell's Blog

International Tourism in Peru 2015 - Wake up was at 5:00 AM and our bus to Machu Picchu left at 6:30 this morning and I don't think I...

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Kelly Krawchuk's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project 2015 - The Mikumi Solar Project is exciting in so many ways. Not only are NSCC and...

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Ashley Highfield's Blog

International Nursing Program in Tanzania 2015 - This place has been amazing. Our hosts at VETA Mikumi have been so welcom...

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Michelle Kucey's Blog

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Gord Wilkie's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project 2015 - Some places stand out in your mind, Mikumi is one of those places. Stepping out of our van at VETA ...

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Sunny Days Ahead: working together to create a sustainable water supply

Mikumi Solar Project 2015 - It’s been raining hard the last few days in the town of Mikumi, Tanzania but that hasn&r...

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Monique Wood's Blog

International Nursing in Tanzania - After the first full week of being in Tanzania, and 5 days in Mikumi

My...

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Andrea Stewart's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - Karibu Sana (“you are very welcome” in Kiswahili)!  We were warmly welcomed by our Tanza...

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Ted Grant's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - Passion for rich traditions:

While working in Arusha, Tanzania with Katie Orr and Wendi De...

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Susan Pelley's Blog

International Nursing in Tanzania - Nursing Shoes in Tanzania

I get people. I do. I understand them. I empa...

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Jennifer MacMillan's Blog

International Nursing in Tanzania - MacGyver* It!

When my colleagues, instructors and I arrived at Mikumi, Tanza...

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Sara Mofford's Blog

International Tourism in Peru 2015 - Have you ever kissed a lamb? I have.

Walking down in the main square of Are...

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Kaitlyn Duff's Blog

International Tourism Peru 2015 - I am not very fluent in Spanish, so trying to communicate with the locals is most of the ti...

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Amanda Morrisey's Blog

International Tourism in Peru 2015 - "Trying new things in Peru!"  ...

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Katie Orr's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - Arriving in Dar es Salaam - the "harbour of pea...

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White coats, dusty roads - the adventures of nursing in Tanzania

International Nursing Program 2015 - There are a lot of differences between healthcare in Nova Scotia and healthcare in Ta...

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Jim's Blog

ISTEP Tanzania 2015 - I am currently in Tanzania as part of an inception mission to spearhead one of the many projects getting ...

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Christina Drigo's Blog

Coming to Canada to study as an International student has been the best experience for me so far. At first I was very nervous about coming up he...

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Alejandra Patiño's Blog

Days before coming to this exchange I was totally scared about this new experience, how I was going to live alone? What if I get lost? What if w...

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Catalina Yepes' Blog

My experience in Canada has been amazing. Since the beginning of my exchange I noticed that the people in Nova Scotia are very kind and warm; ev...

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Teshell Samuel's Blog

International Exchange Students - So, who would’ve thunk that little ole’ me would be going to school in Nova Scoti...

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Nicole Casanova's Blog

International Exchange Students - Getting to know another country and their culture as more than just a tourist has been very f...

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Leonardo Roman's Blog

International Exchange Students - SUPPER WITH THE INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

It was almost 4:30 pm and I had to...

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Julia Kornau's Blog

International Exchange Students - Hey I am Julia a German, 21 year old international student from the Netherlands. Studying as ...

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Caralana Williams' Blog

International Exchange Students - This has been nothing short of a very fulfilling and rewarding journey for me thus far. The d...

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Julia Schneider's Blog

International Exchange Students - Hello, my name is Julia and I am doing an exchange semester here at NSCC, marketing concentra...

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Ana Maria Silva Gando's Blog

International Exchange Students - Today I am living and experiencing a cultural change here in Nova Scotia, Canada. I am from E...

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Amanda Bruno's Blog

International Exchange Students - I never thought that I would one day leave my homeland of Grenada to come to Nova Scotia...

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Alonso Loayza Flores' Blog

 

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Luis Munoz's Blog

International Exchange Students - The greatest experience ever! That's how I'd describe it.

I heard from...

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Sander Beerepoot's Blog

International Exchange Students 2014 - Cape Breton - I have been to Cape Breton at the middle of October with two exchange...

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Teresa Garstenauer's Blog

International Exchange Students 2014 - My name is Teresa and I am from Austria. When I was seventeen, I have been in Norway for...

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Anna Zeiser's Blog

International Exchange Students 2014 - Hi, my name is Anna and I am from Austria. I do an exchange semester in the Environmenta...

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Dr. Nicole Phillip-Dowe's Blog

International Leadership Forum - I had mixed feelings about taking my first trip to Canada. I was worried about leaving my two ...

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Marlene Abraham-Finlay's Blog

International Leadership Forum - It was with great anticipation that I began my journey to NSCC for the second time.  I ha...

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Merlisia Polius- John's Blog

International Participants of CCEDP - My NSCC experience

“Teaching  is a social relationship”&n...

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Emma Murray's Blog

International Participants of CCEDP - A ‘warm’ Nova Scotian/Canadian welcome was received upon exiting the Halifax ...

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Mr. Sabuni's Blog

NSCC International Leadership Forum - I have attended a number of leadership programmes and they were all good. However, the mo...

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Celia's Blog

NSCC International Leadership Forum - When I received the email from Katie asking if I would be interested in a leadership trai...

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Mr. Moshi's Blog

NSCC International Leadership Forum - (Sent to Claudine Lowry, Dean, Organizational Learning)

Dear Clau...

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Hanh's Blog

NSCC International Leadership Forum - Before attending the “Leadership Forum” provided by NSCC in late July 2014, I...

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Dr. Khanh's Blog

NSCC International Leadership Forum - First, by sharing leadership experience with other participants from Canada, the Caribbea...

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Talha's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - My adventures in Groningen are coming to an end and the depression of leaving this beautiful city is...

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Mitch's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - Thus far, my academic endeavours here in the Netherlands have been nothing short of amazing. People ...

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Linda's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - Friday, June 13, 2014: Presentations and the final exam were on the agenda for my last day at Hanze ...

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Jeff's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - So we have now been in Groningen for 1 week, and being my first time in mainland Europe I find mysel...

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Hillary's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - The flight was so long and uncomfortable and I didn't think I would ever make it here but boy I ...

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Gina's Blog

Doing Business in Europe - Hello! My name is Gina Harnish and I am a Business Administration student at the Nova Scotia Communi...

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Hailey's Blog #2

 

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - I don’t even know where to begin; the past tw...

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Laura's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - The overall work that was accomplished by all of us students in only two ...

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Janet's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - Week one in Grenada was all about team building and research. Working in ...

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Samantha's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - We have spent the majority of this week working on our entrepreneurial pr...

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Campbell's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - As I had said in my last blog entry for the NSCC International Cultural E...

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Larry's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - Our selected students from NSCC Campuses and TAMCC have been busy gatheri...

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Michael's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project - Over the past two weeks we have adapted to many changes in our plans, taking them in stride with good sp...

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Courtney's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project - Nearing the end of my first year in the Electrical Engineering Technology program I was introduced to th...

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Gordie's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project - I have embarked on an African adventure to provide solar energy to the VETA college in Mikumi. A team of...

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Ben's Blog

Mikumi Solar Project - Mukumi Safari – a student guided tour
After a full week of Solar panel work, usage invento...

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Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program in Grenada

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Mission - It is a great opportunity to be back in this beautiful country with a gro...

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Anton's Blog #2

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - May  15, 2014
Today was a very busy day for everyone in our ...

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Laura's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - This has been a week of firsts. Being my first international trip I was b...

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Campbell's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - After being accepted to this program, I was unsure of the experience I wo...

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Stories of Culture

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - Our Arrival:
Zoran is a clever man.  He made us travel to fo...

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Hailey's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - This week has been incredible! Working with the TAMCC students, getting t...

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Samantha's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - We've been here a week so far, and we have done and seen some pretty ...

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Anton's Blog

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - Today started as any good morning in the Caribbean should, with a refresh...

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Sugar and Spice, everything nice

Cultural Entrepreneurship and Documentation Program - GRENADA THE ISLAND OF SPICE/CANADA THE COUNTRY OF MAPLE
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Building Capacity

Mikumi Solar Project - Building a solar powered project 11366kms away from home has its design and logistics concerns. Halifax ...

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Barry's Blog

 

Mikumi Solar Project -

Karibu.
Welcome!
As my first real international tra...

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Keeping a College Running During Power Outages

Mikumi Solar Project - The Tanesco Electrical Power Supply Company is the government run utility that provides power in Tanzani...

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Embarking on a Sun Safari!

Mikumi Solar Project - The sun beats down on Mikumi, Tanzania in East Africa, and well, this is a good thing. For the past five...

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Peruvian Adventure

Last month, I had the good fortune of joining Zoran Kondali and Jim Bate in South America. The three of us led a mission to Peru, Ecuador and Co...

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Latin American Mission March 2014

A small NSCC Delegation participated in an education mission to partner institutions in Peru, Ecuador and Colombia.Jim Bate, Dean School of Busi...

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Kendyl Powell's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - My final day in Ireland started off with an interesting breakfast at the Time’s Inn Ho...

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Oree Weatherby's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - A day in Dublin

We started off the day bright and early because we wanted to ...

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Aileen MacDonald's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we visited Jerpoint Abbey, New Ross Castel, and Kilkenny Castle. My favorite part of o...

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Kelly Harber's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we departed Killarney and made our way to Kilkenny.  Along the way we stopped in ...

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Emily Longmire's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland -  Today we woke up in Killarney at the Castle Lodge hotel, we had a nice breakfast and t...

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Eunsol Yang's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today I went to the Ring of Kerry which is a 179 km circular tourist route in Ireland. I tho...

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Nyla Frank-Rodgers' Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we drove the famous Ring of Kerry. The drive is a beautiful scenic drive along a 179km...

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Breanna Hall's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - A Spooktacular Day in Killarney:The birds were chirping with the sun shining therefore immed...

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Cynthia Young's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we left the quaint town of Dingle (my favorite so far) and headed to Killarney, home o...

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Kayla Keough's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - On Monday April 28, 2014 we left Dingle and traveled to Killarney. In Killarney we board the...

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Heather Wilson's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we woke up in Dingle, Ireland. We jumped onto the bus and headed out on the Slea Head ...

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Katie MacKenzie's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we went to the Cliffs of Moher although it was rainy and the winds were gusting, it wa...

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Felicitas Knopf's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Yesterday we arrived in Dingle, which is a beautiful little town located on the southwestern...

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Michaela Burke's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today we departed Galway and headed for Dingle. Before arriving in Dingle we made a few stop...

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Jessica Drennan's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Goodbye Galway! Hello Dingle!

After spending 2 fun-filled days in the city of...

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Alanna During's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland -  “Cead míle fáilte!”  That is an Irish Gaelic phrase whi...

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Laura Anburg's Blog

International Tourism in Ireland - Today was our first full day in Ireland. For most of us from the time we first left our hous...

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NSCC Mission to Grenada January 2014

It was just a year ago that NSCC was selected to implement a three-year project in partnership with TA Marryshow Community College (TAMCC) in Gr...

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A Grand Experience in Grenada

My learning journey to Grenada started well before I even reached the island.  While in the Montreal airport making the best of a five hour...

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My Grenada Experience

Being in Grenada as part of the NSCC team delivering Facilitating Adult Learning and Assessing and Evaluating Adult Learning has been an enrichi...

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What did I learn in Grenada?

Following an international opportunity to facilitate the CCEDP Course facilitating Adult Learning in Barbados last year, I was certainly looking...

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Grenada: Teachable Moments in the Island of Spice

Where to begin – the blizzard on the Friday when we 3 left for the airport?  I for one felt somewhat uncertain about flights, arrival...

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NSCC works with Partners in Grenada

We are nearing the end of our week in Grenada working with our colleagues at TAMCC. It has been a privlege to work with a great group of colleag...

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Sabrina Thomas' Blog

My Name is Sabrina Thomas and I am from the beautiful island called Grenada- in the caribbean. Monday, 7th October, 2013, has made it one month ...

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Keyana Alfred's Blog

I must say that NSCC is a very comfortable and resourceful educational institution.   I really enjoy the new style of teaching. Amazin...

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Elizabeth Laureano's Blog

When I came to Nova Scotia I knew that I was going to have new great experiences but I didn't know that then they were going to exceed my ex...

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Livingston’s Blog

I have always felt that educators were taken for granted, because of the positive impact we have on the development of societies and more over c...

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Abraham’s Blog

They say that there are more questions than answers and I had enough questions to fill an extra piece of luggage.  What happened next, I di...

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Michael’s Blog

Over the last couple weeks I have come to appreciate more the concept of the "learning Organisation". I have experienced at NSCC throu...

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Lisa’s Blog

Hi my name is Lisa Francis-Charles and I hail from the lovely Island of Spice, Grenada. I was selected to be part of a team to travel to Nova Sc...

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Marlene’s Blog

Hello everyone.  I am Marlene Abraham-Finlay, and I am from Grenada – the Spice Island of the Caribbean.  I am part of a seven (...

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David’s Blog

Leadership learning forum woo

Christopher Columbus by his miscalculation of the earth's diameter ended up in North America an...

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Diana’s Blog

My name is Diana Louard and I was afforded the opportunity to be part of a team of  two  who journeyed from  the beautiful island...

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Lorin’s Blog

As a staff of the T.A. Marryshow Community College (TAMCC), Grenada, I was excited when I learnt I was to be part of a team of seven (7) employe...

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Andrea’s Blog

Greetings from Grenada. My name is Andrea McLeod, and I am one of the team from the T.A.Marryshow Community College, St. George, Grenada here in...

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Melissa’s Blog

I am Melissa Kranyak, one of the five students from Nova Scotia Community College that is participating in the Doing Business in Europe program ...

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Emily’s Blog

Yesterday morning I woke up at 6:15 and began preparing for my last day at Hanze. After turning in my bike and lock I spent nearly 40 minutes wi...

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Megan’s Blog

Hello! My name is Megan Holley and I am one of the students participating in the Doing Business in Europe summer program at Hanze University of ...

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Doing Business in Europe

Over the past few days I had the privilege of joining five NSCC business students during their first week of this year’s Doing Business in...

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Richard’s Blog

Goedendag! My name is Richard Bagnell from NSCC Truro Campus in Nova Scotia Canada. I am one of five NSCC students selected to participate in th...

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Bradley’s Blog

Hello there! This is Bradley Cameron reporting live from Groningen city here in the Netherlands. I have been studying at Hanze University learni...

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Oil down, jab jab, patois, nutmeg and sugar cane

jab jab, oil down, luni spark and electrify, nutmeg, carnival, sugar cane plantations, patois, wire bending, Carib, Arawak, French, English, Sco...

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Grenada Mission – In the Eyes of a Faculty Member

When I was selected to be part of a great adventure to Grenada with a team of great Ambassadors, my bags were mentally packed and ready to go. ...

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Amy’s Blog

After finally making it to Punta Gorda we were off at a fast pace as far as Belizean standards go! After arriving the previous evening we began ...

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Kristie’s Blog

The trip kicked off with a great group of people excited to board our plane from Halifax to Newark. Upon arrival to the airport, we discovered o...

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Anne’s Blog

As we drive to Hillside clinic each day we pass a tree called the flamboyant tree. It has beautiful orange-red blossoms on a bed of green. It is...

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Tony’s Blog

This trip has really been an eye-opening experience for me. I haven't had many opportunities to travel like this, so seeing a new part of th...

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Kelly’s Blog

We are beginning our second and last week in Punta Gorda, Belize. As any Canadian knows, the weather is always a topic of discussion but for us ...

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Nicole P’s Blog

As I sit on the balcony at the hotel in Punta Gorda around 8 pm I can listen to the children playing and laughing down in the town and it remind...

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Nicole B.’s Blog

Our adventure set off to a rough start, having a delayed flight, which cost us two full days of travelling including a very cramped five hour bu...

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Bev’s Blog

Our week thus far in Belize has been incredible. We are fortunate to have a group of students who are truly embracing this experience and I am p...

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Amelia’s Blog

Day 1: Today was the first day that I had a chance to get a drive around the city and see what its like. It was quite overwhelming. There is a h...

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Amanda’s Blog

Day 1: Today was the day we met Dr. Lambert. Which I was extremely excited to after hearing about his story of how he came to be and the vision ...

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Rob’s Blog

Day 1: We went to briefly City Laboratory to meet Dr. Lambert who was making arrangements for our students to visit there on Weds.. We then went...

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Mallory’s Blog

Day 1:After 32 hours of travelling and 3 flights later, we finally made it to the Dominican Republic yesterday. The view while landing was beaut...

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Brett’s Blog

With great excitement, we got the chance to meet Dr. Lambert today at his clinic in the city of Puerto Plata. Having an opportunity to be immers...

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Kristin’s Blog

It is only day 2 in Belize and what an adventure it has been so far! It felt like we were never going to arrive as our trip here sent us on a fe...

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Elaine’s Blog

As I departed the plane into Belize, I was blasted with extreme heat. I knew that it was going to be hot, but I was not prepared for this kind o...

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Keith’s Blog

Good Day Everybody  from the International Service Learning Program In Belize. We are having such a great learning experience here in Punta...

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An Un-Belize-able Experience

It’s a bad pun, but somebody had to say it as this experience for the NSCC group in Belize is one that will be life-changing for many. As ...

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Stephen’s Blog

After the very first day in Belize, I knew I had made the right decision to partake in the International Service Learning Program through NSCC I...

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