Reflecting on my Experiences

It is tough to sum up my experiences in Cape Town. We’ve been back in the states for about a week and it is still hard to believe sometimes I was in South Africa. I used it as an example case study for my final papers, but to then get ...

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Leaving Cape Town

It has finally come. The day we leave Cape Town. It feels like we were just arrived and it is already time to head back to life and responsibilities in the US. After the wilderness experience, Kat and I had the opportunity to shadow Khungeka and Ayabonga at Afrika Tikkun in ...

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You Can’t Plan Everything

The wilderness was a eye opening experience besides taking me out of my comfort zone. I was very nervous of backpacking for three days, but looking forward to having time outside of the city. I also wanted to prove to myself and others that I can accomplish this portion of the ...

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Experiencing Robben Island

It was a very packed first few days in Cape Town. One thing that struck me is on our visit to Robben Island. I have read about Robben Island and seen it in films, but nothing prepared me for actually being there. It was probably one of the most amazing experiences ...

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It’s Finally Start Sink In

WHEW! I just hit submit on my last final paper of the quarter and I sat back because it finally hit me that we leave tomorrow morning! I’ve been telling people all quarter, “As soon as the quarter ends, I’m going to Cape Town” and its finally here. I won’t lie, ...

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Wishing I was on the plane…

I cannot believe that we are almost leaving for Cape Town! My excitement is currently being overtaken by the fact that it is Week 10. At the beginning of the quarter, to gain more background knowledge of South Africa, I decided to use South Africa as a case study for ...

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Wishing I was on the plane…

I cannot believe that we are almost leaving for Cape Town! My excitement is currently being overtaken by the fact that it is Week 10. At the beginning of the quarter, to gain more background knowledge of South Africa, I decided to use South Africa as a case study for ...

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