Observations in Acoliland

Stories from an alumna's travels, research, and work in Northern Uganda We are excited to share the amazing journey of one of our alumna, Maddi Stevens (TTS15). After spending a semester in Uganda with SIT, she recently graduated from Franklin University in Switzerland and has returned to Uganda to do some amazing work. Below is [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Student Work|0 Comments

Supporting the Millennial Generation

An article in the Huffington Post from November 2014 discussed the millennial generation and their educational experience. Author Michael Mulligan stated, "...when we teach our children that outcomes are more important than process they lose the ability to enjoy learning for its own sake. Everything becomes about the end-game. The problem is that the end game [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 8th, 2015|Press, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Central America Semester Blog (TTS25)

Read the TTS25 Central America Blog here... http://tts25.blogspot.com/ An excerpt by Katy from Illinois: "Chickens crowed as the moon slid its way into the perfect spot in the warm night sky. My host mother Maria Magdelena’s rocking chair slowed as she nervously looked behind her shoulders at the dimly lit houses around her, searching for an [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 June 3rd, 2015|Central America, Latin America, Trip Reports|0 Comments