Month: August 2017

Final Presentations

Students did they final presentations today, showing off their toned research skills, their confidence in making verbal and visual presentations and demonstrating keen teamwork. Each course enjoyed presentations from our Summer School students and the more »

Showcasing our students’ work

As the Summer School in Uganda slowly comes to an end, we would like to showcase some of their best work. Students have been thriving in their team projects and came up with their favourite more »

Getting Political

Our students in Uganda have been getting political both locally and internationally. Thanks to Ena’s invitation, the local MP Hon Mussana Eric visited African Rural University  on Monday. He patiently answered the students’ questions for more »

When expectations meet reality

Our professors have enjoyed a full week of teaching and have reported back that their expectations were far exceeded by reality. This is something we often encounter when traveling to a new place; low expectations, more »

Teaching and Learning with our students

Our team in Uganda has been had at work adapting their classes to the students in Uganda. ARU is “full of intelligent people” and we have to prove our relevance to the students each day more »

A meeting of minds in Thailand

Sabrina has been experiencing the wonderful Thai hospitality thanks to the faculty at Srinakharinwirot University in Bangkok. After an enthusiastic welcome and a formal opening ceremony, Sabrina has enjoyed exchanging knowledge and ideas with local more »

Our first steps in Thailand

Sabrina has arrived at Srinakharinwirot University and has been welcomed in style! She will be working with students and faculty at the university to develop public speaking strategies, build confidence and strengthen communications skills through more »