Ever since I joined the International Development Program at Waterloo and found out what it’s all about, there’s been only one question on everyone’s mind. WHERE ARE YOU GOING? Hilarious to think that only 7 months before we potentially depart do I finally have a closer idea of that answer. UNITERRA released the positions for … Continue reading Where are you going?
Sorry, mom. I never lived up to your friends’ and relatives expectations. I never became a business woman or a doctor or a scientist. I had such a bright future too, pursuing something more…ordinary. But I never liked being normal anyways. I’m not sorry I chose this program, or I felt that this program was meant … Continue reading Different is good. Normal is boring.
What is International Development? That’s the question I get asked all too often from my friends and family. I tell them I’m in INDEV at Waterloo and they get this quizzical look on their faces. To be honest, it’s pretty much what it sounds like. We learn about development, its impact and practices and how … Continue reading The INDEV Experience
My best friend is my worst enemy. She’s the type of girl to call you out on any crap and she’s smart about it too. She doesn’t just tell you why she thinks your idea (honestly, looking back, a really bad idea) is a terrible idea, she pulls out her facts and puts you in your place. … Continue reading Thursday Traditions