Alisha Finds Clarity in Career Direction while Spending a Semester in Uganda

Alisha Bhimji was a 3rd year international development and globalization student at the University of Ottawa when she spent a semester gaining international development work experience in East Africa.  Read more

Nadine Breaks Out of Her Shell and Lands the Job She Always Wanted

Nadine Maier was a 4th year Arts Major at Simon Fraser University. With her degree coming to an end, she still didn't feel prepared for what was to come in the "real world." Understanding the importance of gaining career relevant experience, she applied to Semester in Development program and ended up spending 3 months studying, interning and traveling in Uganda.

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Jacob Gains New Perspectives on Development

Jacob Cutts was a 2nd year International Relations student from the Univeristy of British Columbia when he spent a semester in East Africa. Early on in his degree, Jacob recognized that it would be important for him to gain both internship and international experience, which is why he decided to participate in the Semester In Development.

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'Giving Paralysis' by Evan Beck

Summer 2015 Semester in Development participant’s reflections on the controversial topic of aid.

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Stephanie's Work Trip as an Intern in Africa

Spring 2015 Semester in Development participant’s first field experience through her internship with Straight Talk Foundation in Uganda.

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Jacob Goes On Safari In Uganda

Summer 2015 Semester in Development participant’s experience at Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda.

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