Hello From Guyana!

Guud Dey. Ram Ram. Hello from Guyana! Since my last post, I sure you’re wondering what’s happening in my life? Let me first describe where I am training. As I said in my previous post, Guyana is separated into 10 regions. We are training in Region 2, Pomaroon-Supanaam on the Essequibo coast. You’re probably thinking,…

The Three G’s

Graduation. Goodbyes. Guyana. I have been working on this post since finals week until now, when I published it. I wrote each topic shortly after the occurrence. So here is a little snippet of my last 4 weeks!  This last month and a half before leaving to live abroad has been hard for me. Although,…

Aspiration Statement & Resume

After receiving your medical and legal clearance and you are a couple of months from your staging, you will be asked write an aspiration statement and update your resume for your host country. Since your placement officer is the person who sees your application and performs your interview, your host country does not know much…

Geography Lesson

Guinea? No, that’s in Africa. Ghana? Nope, that is also in Africa. [French] Guiana? Correct continent, wrong country. In June, I will be going to GUYANA. Never heard of it? Me either until my interview with the PC placement officer. Here’s a quick tutorial and basic knowledge on the place I am going to call…

FAQ . . . Thus Far

Since receiving my invitation to serve in October 2017, I have had many people ask me many questions regarding my service. So what better way to universalize my answers than to create a frequently asked questions post! As I go through my training and service, my hope is to frequently update this post so I…