|Hearing Moroccans live their lives for a month provided me a window both into their culture and into my distance from it.
- Caroline Parke '11
Name: Caroline Parke
Time Period When Grant was Used:
Where you Went:
Type of Experience (organized program, internship, independent travel, etc):
Volunteering with Cross Cultural Solutions
Specific information about your experience (DO NOT leave this blank. We need this information so that your opportunity will be available to other students):
Name of program or organization:
Cross Cultural Solutions
Contact Name(s) and Title(s): Sharon N'Diaye Senior Program Manager--Russia, Morocco, and Tanzania Specialist
Contact Address: Cross Cultural Solutions, 2 Clinton Place, New Rochelle, NY, 10801, USA
Contact Phone Number: 1-914-632-0022
Contact FAX: 1-914-632-8994
Contact e-mail address: email@example.com
Are there any prerequisites or special requirements?:
Brief description of project, including any changes from the original plans described in your application:
I worked in a Women's Center in Rabat, Morocco, for a month teaching English in French to small groups. On the weekends I travelled all around the country of Morocco.
Ways in which you have shared and plan to share what you learned from your project with others at Davidson and beyond:
Writing, Photos. Word of mouth.
Short evaluation of your experience and whether you would recommend it to another student:
I would highly recommend it.
Caroline's Reflective Essay