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Bye Bye Xiamen!

To say these past 4 weeks have flown by would be an understatement. Before coming to China, I had no idea how I would be able handle living and working here for a month, but I can safely say it has been an incredible experience that I have loved every second of. During my final…
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Our Business Champions will be blogging throughout the year about events and opportunities for students to get involved in, as well as their own personal student experience. Find out more about who they are here…

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Week 3 in the Land of a Thousand Hills

Muraho! So far, so good. Three weeks into our internship for Ideas in Motion in Kigali, Rwanda and we are already starting to feel like locals. It feels good getting on a moto taxi and actually knowing our way around beautifully named neighbourhoods like Kiyovu, Gikondo and Kacyiru. Being the capital of the Land of…
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Singapore: Over and Out

This week, we returned to Singapore after a brief but enjoyable trip to Hong Kong. In Hong Kong, we did not have the time to do much sightseeing but we did do a couple of things. One night, Millie decided to go to a local market on Temple Street. This was definitely an experience as…
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Muzungu

Two down, one to go. The depletion of the boxes of anti-malaria tablets is the tell-tale sign that we are past the halfway point and our time here is slipping away. The cruelty of realty can, however, be a blessing. We are now taking every opportunity offered to us at the Elizabeth Centre. This week…
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Global Experience Opportunity

My time in Xiamen

Here we are! The last week of the internship is already here and I still feel like I arrived yesterday. Things got going quickly from the first day but the last two weeks have passed even faster. During my time here I have been working on the project, in particular I was trying to help the seniors by making some…
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