Rwanda; Remember the Hope
    September 5, 2008
    Rwanda; Remember the Hope

    For me the one thing that made Rwanda so amazing was the children and hearing their laughter. That a country can live through something so horrific and yet get up every morning and live their lives wi…

    A Touching Experience
    September 4, 2008
    A Touching Experience

    My favorite part of the trip was the people that we met. Everywhere we went people would stop what they were doing to look up and wave. They were so kind and happy all the time, when you looked at the…

    Biking in Rwanda
    September 3, 2008
    Biking in Rwanda

    I ended up being in Rwanda for 3 weeks on a biking trip with 6 other students and 4 adults. Biking is what made the difference for us. We would ride our bikes every other day for about 30 to 50 kilome…

    23 Letters and 13 Shots
    September 2, 2008
    23 Letters and 13 Shots

    After my teacher told me about this trip in April of this year, my dream was to go to Rwanda with a group of my friends and teachers where we would ride our bikes and visit orphanages. When I original…

    Life Changing Experience
    September 1, 2008
    Life Changing Experience

    Nothing I could have read could have prepared me for what I saw in the memorials and on the streets of Rwanda this summer during our visit. In 1994 Rwanda went through one of the most horrible genocid…