Author Archives: Danielle Bourque

Bittersweet Goodbyes :(

*This blog was written my last week in Jamaica, and I thought I posted it but it somehow got saved in drafts, sorry its late guys* When I first heard of this internship, I remember thinking “Wow 4 months that … Continue reading

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Peer Education Jamaica Video

Click to watch a mini-documentary I helped produce. It is from the perspective of peer educators, their view on peer education and how it affects the community. Just a little more insight on problems facing Jamaicans. I finally managed to … Continue reading

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Last Tuesday, May 15th.

I am really late and forgetful when it comes to blogging, but I meant to blog this last Tuesday about my day at The civil society Forum Conference. First off, The Civil Society Forum is a local coalition advocating for … Continue reading

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Wisdom & Work

92 days. We have been in Jamaica for just little over 3 months and we are coming to the near end of our internship in June. It seems so close but feels like we have been here even shorter. Everything … Continue reading

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Ripple Effect

It feels good when I get emails from people back home from old friends asking me what I am doing here. I even surprise myself more when I can write this giant email detailing it with information about Jamaica and … Continue reading

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A Different World

Living life in Jamaica has been such an eye opening experience already. Not as vacation or a getaway, but as a trip into a part of our worlds realities and struggles. To many, at first glance Jamaica has this image … Continue reading

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Our Arrival in Jamaica

We finally made our journey on Monday, to the much anticipated JAMAICA *YAYAYA!* The plane ride was short, it was basically our first impression of the people that live in Jamaica or what the people are like, but the people … Continue reading

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Were to begin on the road to Jamaica

This is my first post ever, let alone first blog so I am quite new at this. I think for my first post I am going share with everyone the things I’ll miss the most on my journey. The first … Continue reading

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