Teacher China Trip Summer 2010 · Uncategorized

so much to say so little time

Yesterday was quite a day. Let’s just start with the fact that the temperature got to 110 degrees  Fahrenheit!!!!!! I have never sweated so much, and I mean sweated ( as opposed to the more refined perspired) in my life! One Chinese phrase that I have down  pat is: eee ping shway ( one bottle water)… Continue reading so much to say so little time

Felicity Harley's Trip to Rwanda

Inside look at the making of Butaro hospital

Cody Birkey – An architect for Butaro Hospital and volunteer from the MASS GROUP, San Francisco – a Harvard Graduate so perhaps a fellow New Englander! “I’m  fascinated by the stonework. We chose the material because we thought it highlighted the region really well, being a kind of volcanic pumice found only in the Northern… Continue reading Inside look at the making of Butaro hospital

Felicity Harley's Trip to Rwanda

Rwanda Trip Contd

 Went for a heroes day celebration in one of the umudugudus (communities) with the district secretary Hubert.   This is a day when Rwandans come together to celebrate unity after the genocide and to celebrate their heroes.   These heroes are the liberators and also the Rwandans who refused to take part in the genocide and were… Continue reading Rwanda Trip Contd