Daily Archives: August 14, 2013

Mi experiencia de vivir en Costa Rica fui muy interesante y divertida.  Antes de llegar estaba muy nerviosa. Pero cuando conocí a mi familia tica ellos fueron muy simpaticos y estuve tranquila. Mi madre tica me ayudó a sentir muy … Continue reading

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Fundación VIDHA: The Impact of One Organization

Dot here, checking in from Guayaquil Ecuador. It has been a busy, exciting, informative, at times exhausting, and overall amazing three weeks so far in Ecuador!  My group and I spent the first week doing our rotation at Tecnológico Bolivariano … Continue reading

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Hola de Costa Rica!

Hola, es Liz Burrows.  Después de un vuelo sin incidentes, nosotros llegamos en Costa Rica.  No sabíamos a dónde íbamos, pero con tiempo, encontramos a nuestra guía.  Una a una, el chofer nos llevaba a cada casa.  Estuve muy nerviosa … Continue reading

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Effectively Running Groups

Hola from Ecuador! There are only a few days left here and I cannot believe how fast the time has passed. It seemed like just yesterday we arrived in Guayaquil and were adjusting to our new homes. Throughout the past … Continue reading


Hola from Macrina in Costa Rica. My host mom or mi Mama Tica is a very sweet, welcoming person.  I was very nervous coming to Costa Rica but from the moment I stepped in the door she did everything to … Continue reading