Browsing articles tagged with " education"
Apr
28
2011

If you educate a boy, you educate an individual; educate a girl and you educate a community!

Greg Mortensen - Author of Three Cups of Tea and Stones into Schools

  Greg Mortensen’s philosophy is not complicated.  He believes quite sincerely that the conflict in Afghanistan will not be won with guns and air strikes, but with books and pencils.  The future of the country depends on educating the children, especially the girls.  Despite threats from the Taliban and other extremists, Greg, with a small team of dedicated staff,  is building schools in the most remote and war-torn areas of the country.  He believes in [...]

Feb
16
2011

Study and Go Abroad Fairs – Spring 2011

SAGA

Are you looking for university degree programs or an opportunity to upgrade your skills either in Canada or overseas? Have you ever considered taking a gap year or a career break to travel and see the world? Why not look at volunteer and work experience options overseas? The Study and Go Abroad Spring Fairs offer you a fantastic opportunity to find out more about these and other options – all the experts under one roof!  The fairs [...]