Observed Cultural Differences in Dar es Salaam

“It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept, and celebrate those differences.” – Audre Lorde As someone who’s "travel experience" prior to this internship consisted of leaving the resort in Mexico to walk across the street and buy inexpensive bottled water, I have been amazed by the cultural differences. … Continue reading Observed Cultural Differences in Dar es Salaam

Karibu Dar es Salaam!

Claurien Zanoria, Owen Coulter, Gurpreet Jaswal and myself (Kristin Swardh) have recently arrived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania to begin our international internship experience. We are anxiously awaiting the arrival of our other fellow interns Dallas Peeling and Maddie Stewart. This first week has been exciting, adventurous, intimidating, overwhelming, and inspiring. We got the privilege … Continue reading Karibu Dar es Salaam!