Author Archives: Scott Gould

Adjusting to Life

I’ve been back in Canada for over a week and am finding that adjusting is a slow process. My heart is in Jamaica, but my home is in Canada. Home is where the heart is, right? Hmmm…how do I wrap … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up

Well, the end of our internship in Jamaica is only a few days away. Hard to believe that it is coming to an end. My experience in Jamaica has felt both too short and, at times, too long. Ha ha. … Continue reading

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AIDS, Aboriginals, and Jamaicans.

So, we are in Jamaica on an aboriginal initiative, but I have yet to bridge the gap between Canadian Aboriginals and Jamaicans when it comes to the fight against HIV/AIDS. The problems is, I didn’t know there was an AIDS epidemic … Continue reading

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A Note on Homosexuality…

I apologize for not posting more often. I have a tendency to bottle up my emotions and process things internally. Blogging is a new concept to me. It’s only when I really feel compelled to spread the word that I … Continue reading

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Jamaica AIDS Support for Life

This is JASL. Rather, it’s the building currently housing JASL. JASL (Jamaica AIDS Support for Life) is the oldest and largest organization in the Caribbean dedicated to providing support services to people affected with and by HIV. I say “affected … Continue reading

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A new world…

First post! I’ve been in Jamaica for almost two weeks now…I think I am adapting well, all things considered. I feel that I am in somewhat of a unique position for this internship. Some of my friends are participating in … Continue reading

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