Monthly Archives: June 2012

Wire Transfer Success!!

Anyone who is in GlobeMed at GW can tell you about the trouble we’ve had over the past year with wiring money from our account at GW to RVCP. I am overjoyed to report that as of this week, we … Continue reading

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Initiatives

This weekend was very eventful for Melissa and I and included many RVCP initiatives and activities.  On Friday evening, we were able to attend the annual football tournament for HIV awareness, sponsored by the RVCP’s HIV awareness initiative.  Both of … Continue reading

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GlobeMed Chapters Collide!

Yesterday, we traveled to Musave, about half an hour outside of Kigali, to visit Gardens for Health International (GHI) and the GROW team from GlobeMed at Middlebury. When we arrived at Gardens for Health, the Middlebury GROW team introduced us … Continue reading

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Number Crunching

  Last Sunday’s Maternal Health Education Program (MHEP) session was our third of ten, the focus was nutrition during pregnancy and breastfeeding.  Like the previous session, we tried to foster a small group discussion in order to actively involve the … Continue reading

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Summary of Our Work So Far

Since Alex and I have had a lot of free time this week due to the Final Exam Period at the NUR, I thought it would be a good idea to use this week’s blog to write in detail about … Continue reading

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Final Exams

This week marks the beginning of the Final Examination period for the National University of Rwanda (NUR) so Melissa and I haven’t had much to do. Interestingly, NUR exams are structured to include a period of secondary examinations in case … Continue reading

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Inner Workings of RVCP’s General Assembly

This past Friday, Alex and I attended the last General Assembly of the school year as the National University of Rwanda begins their final exam period next week. This particular meeting was interesting because in addition to the customary directors’ … Continue reading

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