travel

Two weeks in Palestine and Israel

This summer, I was fortunate enough to attend the first Independent Jewish Voices solidarity tour of Palestine and Israel. This was a very emotional and…


In a land far, far away

School I only ended up having maybe three actual meetings with each professor. Both classes required one paper, both of which are now finished, and…


In a land far, far away

It snowed in Koper this week. Apparently it hasn’t snowed in Koper in either 15 or 50 years (depending on who you talk to, of…


In a land far, far away

That game was awesome! I realize that the gold medal win will be old news by the time this goes to print, but if you…


In a land far, far away

Since my last article, the heat now works, a cup is catching the hot water heater drippings, and I purchased some bedsheets. Things are looking…


In a land far, far away

I am currently sitting in a tiny dorm room in Koper, Slovenia. The heat has turned itself off, I have no sheets on my bed,…


Land down under

My name is Brittany Curtis. I am 22 years old and will be graduating from the University of Manitoba with my bachelor of kinesiology this…


An open mind in a shrinking world

In the world today, globalization affects peoples’ points of view, attitudes, mentalities, values and perspectives. The world is shrinking as the media, economic interrelations and…


Traveling is good for you

“Every moment is the Guru.” — Charlotte Joko Beck As we return from summer holidays and begin to settle into a routine again, many of…