05.15.15

Amsterdam!

Maymester 2015: Netherlands

I took a nice three-hour nap before our fantastic dinner at an Indonesian restaurant

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03.12.15

Thank you!

Belize 2015

We're thoroughly enjoying the experience of house visits, working in makeshift clinics, and shadowing local doctors.

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03.10.15

O Pelourinho!

Brazil 2015

The people in the streets are as vibrant and colorful as the fresh facades of the buildings, and the square is bordered by several small museums dedicated to the preservation of the African identity and influence in Brazil.

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03.09.15

Arrival!

Belize 2015

During the drive, we got to see the beautiful Belizian countryside, which showcased colorful vegetation, livestock like horses, chickens, and llamas, and a lot of dogs.

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03.08.15

Surprises and Sunsets

Emily Purcell

...in many ways, we were connected to the strangers around us, because we had all shared that sunset. People are cool, man.

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03.08.15

Capoeira and a birthday party

Brazil 2015

Capoeira was likely born from the amalgamation of the different cultures of the many African slaves brought to Brazil, and it has come to be a very distinctive part of the Afro-Brazilian culture. For that reason, it was banned for many decades in Brazil.

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