Tag Archives: Pre-Departure

“So, what you up to next week?” – Leaving for Bangladesh!!

If you had asked me the question “So, what you up to next week?” last week, I would have said “Leaving for Bangladesh!!”  Crazy right?  Not an ordinary answer, and definitely not what I had in mind even 2 months … Continue reading

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We Came, We Talked, We Learned a Ton!

Two of the things that are most important about predep are meeting the other Professional Fellows from across the country, and learning what you need to know to make your placement a success.  When you first find out that you … Continue reading

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So much to do, So little time…

Wow, what a crazy last few weeks!.  Between learning all about EWB, planning my vacation, finishing school, and moving to a new house, it seems like I always have a to-do list a mile long.  However, these are all exciting, … Continue reading

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My First Fundraiser

As you all know, I’m going to Ghana with EWB.  This means that I need to support the chapter and the organization by doing a bit of fundraising.  I wanted to hold a fun event that could bring all different … Continue reading

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I’m going to Africa!

I got a job! Wow… I’m still kind of in shock.  I am officially a Professional Fellow (ProF), and will be leaving in August for four months to work in Ghana with Engineers Without Borders.  Although I’ve talked to a … Continue reading

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