En route to Nepal

Medicine student, Gunnaina Kohli believes that “the knowledge you gain… and the ability to share it with people all over the world by volunteering abroad, is an experience worth having”. What was the program and how did you find out about it? My Nepal adventure began with a lucky trip to the Bowman Building, paired…

Mongolia to Vietnam: Short-term placements making long-term impacts

UON medicine student, Bal Dhital, shares with us his eye-opening journey as a medical intern in Mongolia and Vietnam. The past two months, I have spent traversing vast and empty swathes of the Mongolian Gobi and perilously busy streets in Ho Chi Minh City, where innumerable scooters rush past like driftwood in a monsoon flood. At airport…

My Summer abroad at Tokyo Kasei University

Hope Maguire recommends a two-week trip in the sweltering summer heat of Japan to create the perfect excuse for buying shaved ice and ice cream. Read on to discover Hope’s amazing trip and why it could be for you too. Benefits of the trip This year, I headed to Tokyo Kasei University – a women’s technical…