Extranjera Speaking words that aren’t mine from a place I can’t call home. Sometimes I ask myself, me pregunto, if I´m a walking, talking symbol of oppression, Of a mother´s wish to throw off her culture to be like everyone more »
(Apologies for the cheesy title) It’s been an exciting 9 days, having just returned from traveling in 2 rural counties in Sichuan province. On the 5th of July I set out with Professor Sarah Bexell, another staff member from the more »
For the past week I’ve finally gotten my opportunity to experience the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. I’ve had a variety of experiences at the base—including daily opportunities to see giant and red pandas. For two days this more »
Hello! With the help of the GSSW tech team, I was able to upload several videos of my visit to Anlong Village co-operative farming community (see post below). Enjoy!
Hello! This is Jocelyn Durkay, concentration year, community track student at GSSW. I’m spending 6 weeks this summer in southwestern China studying global social work practice with Visiting Professor Sarah Bexell. I’m blogging about my experiences this summer- this is more »
My name is Jocelyn Durkay and I’m a community track student at GSSW- and I have the amazing opportunity this summer to attend a GSSW internship in China with Visiting Professor Sarah Bexell. As a participant in Professor Sarah Bexell’s more »
My departure for Bosnia and Herzegovina is fast approaching. With 3 class sessions at DU, participants in this year’s 8-week international service learning experience in Bosnia have the opportunity to learn about one another and build a historical context around more »