Contagious Hope

by Ben V., DTS student Tiraspol, Transnistria Transnistria is an interesting place to be. It is an unrecognized former-Soviet country with high rates of crime, poverty and alcoholism. Everyone here that we’ve talked to has expressed hopes of leaving Transnistria for a better life, but still seem resigned to the way things are. I rarely see hope in the eyes …

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Transformation Seminar in Nepal

by Elizabeth J., BSN student Our first week of teaching in Nepal was filled with laughter at our attempts to speak Nepali, and cups of steaming chai and dry rusks during “tea break.” We enjoy learning from the Nepali students when class is over — they’ve taught us some great dance moves. 😉 During our teaching we overviewed foundations for …