research-travel-program-blog

Research Travel Program: Indian Health Services/North Dakota FYP - Taking Leave

Apr 10, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

On the morning of our departure from the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Reservation, our team gathered in the dining room of the converted convent where we...

Research Travel Program: Indian Health Services/North Dakota FYP - The First Few Days

Apr 09, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

Although the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Reservation is in a remote location, the team’s experience with the people on the reservation has been anything...

Research Travel Program: Indian Health Services FYP - Before the Trip

Apr 08, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

Our team’s First Year Project aims to help address and improve the chronic underfunding situation at the Quentin N. Burdick Memorial Health Care Facility located in...

Research Travel Report: Worldreader FYP, Ghana - Day Three

Apr 05, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

During the day, we went to a secondary school in Accra, which gave us a very different perspective of education in the country compared to yesterday. We also...

Research Travel Report: Worldreader FYP, Ghana - Day Two

Apr 04, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

Today we went to a town called Kade to visit two schools where Worldreader has a relationship: a primary school and a secondary technical school. Besides seeing the...

Research Travel Program: Blue Ventures FYP, Madagascar - Wrapping Up

Mar 28, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

After a great beach resort weekend (hey, it is spring break!), Team BV was hard at work on Monday, making the most of our last few full days...

Research Travel Program: Worldreader FYP, Ghana - Day One

Mar 26, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

Worldreader is a US and European non-profit whose mission is to make digital books available to children and their families in the developing world. The team had support...

Research Travel Program: Blue Ventures FYP, Madagascar - 3/15/13

Mar 26, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

We hit the ground running with Blue Ventures! Our first activity was a visit to Sarodrano, about 1.5hrs away from BV’s headquarters in Tulear. Sarodrano is...

Research Travel Program: Blue Ventures FYP, Madagascar - 3/13/13

Mar 25, 2013 posted by Carole Gaudet

A week ago we weren’t sure if our Spring Break plans would work out – a cyclone had struck Tulear, in South West Madagascar, that happened...