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A Day of Service in the Kingdom of Cambodia

A Day of Service in the Kingdom of Cambodia

Global Service Scholar: Nicolas Gutierrez III Country: Cambodia A typical day in Cambodia begins with a cold, refreshing shower, which allows for a short escape from the country’s constant heat. Before heading out the door for breakfast, I always make sure to apply an abundant amount of insect repellent because […]

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How to make bricks: A typical day in Cambodia

How to make bricks: A typical day in Cambodia

Global Service Scholar: Qanita Jaleel Country: Cambodia A typical day in Cambodia starts out with a big breakfast consisting of a wide variety of fruit that I do not normally eat in the United States, such starfruit and dragon fruit. While at breakfast my fellow Global Service Scholars and I […]

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A day in Cambodia working with students

A day in Cambodia working with students

Global Service Scholar: Hanna Mirshojae Country: Cambodia In Cambodia, I wake up around 7 a.m. to get ready and finish breakfast by 7:30 a.m., which is when we leave to the elementary school called Treak Community Center. I order the fruit platter every day, since there are limited vegan options. […]

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Today: A typical day in Cambodia

Today: A typical day in Cambodia

Global Service Scholar: Alexis Rodriguez Country: Cambodia My day begins at 6:45 a.m. when I get ready for the day and head downstairs for breakfast. I order my daily pancake and mango shake. At 7:30 a.m., we are picked up by three Tuk Tuk drivers, one of whom is also […]

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Indescribable days

Indescribable days

Global Service Scholar: Jacob Ortiz Country: Cambodia My time in Siem Reap has so far been indescribable. Volunteers at our project site, Treak Community Centre, work Monday through Friday. On each of these days, I wake up around 6:45 a.m. This gives me enough time to get dressed and brush […]

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Daily routines and patterns in Cambodia

Daily routines and patterns in Cambodia

Global Service Scholar: Kimberly Corona Country: Cambodia As the days go by during my stay in Cambodia, it is easy to recognize and find patterns in my daily routine. My day begins at 7 a.m. breakfast time at the Victory Guest House. I try to be spontaneous and order something […]

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Phonics lessons for kids

Phonics lessons for kids

Global Service Scholar: Kayli Savage Country: Cambodia We stay at one of the many guesthouses here in the heavily touristed city of Siem Reap. The guesthouses are accommodating and simple, but different than home. What I like most about them is that on each floor there’s a little balcony that […]

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Learning gratitude and resilience in Cambodia

Learning gratitude and resilience in Cambodia

Global Service Scholar: Michelle Wan Country: Cambodia I wasn’t too sure what to expect upon arriving in Cambodia. I knew that it was a developing country with a poor education system, but I did not know much about the people or history here. On the flight to Cambodia, I decided […]

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