Monthly Archives: June 2013

Adventures at Nyungwe

After almost three weeks in Butare, we were ready for a little getaway.  Last Wednesday we planned a trip to Nyungwe National Park for a day of hiking. We decided we would go the very next day. We asked Pascal … Continue reading

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The Pyramid Program

We started this journey on an inevitable high, taking in every moment, every conversation, gazing wide-eyed at the gorgeous green hills and smiling thoughtlessly at each person who came up to greet us as Umuzungu.  The first week felt like … Continue reading

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Muzungu Amakuru!

  Welcome to a day in the life of a GROW intern (warning, due to our strange diets while in Rwanda, this will be a mostly food-based post):   We: eat… walk… talk about food…meet…walk…eat…walk….read/nap… talk about food more … … Continue reading

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Murambi Genocide Memorial

Today we have officially been here a week! So far we have created some memorable and entertaining stories for our team as well as our housekeeper. We somehow created a fermented soup when our crockpot broke, made half cooked beans … Continue reading

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Washington to Butare

A new summer, a new GROW team.  Murakaza neza! Welcome, and enjoy as we try to convey the next 9 weeks to our friends, families, and fellow GlobeMed members. Much love, Abhi, Hannah, Madeline, Molly, and Natasha. After a 6am … Continue reading

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