Culture

The Wild Human

Nature to us often appears a mere escape from life. So does family. And religion. It’s almost as though the occupation with anything that doesn’t make money or result in immediate reward is unnecessary for a prosperous and happy life. However, when we finally make that time to embrace the essence of true life and …

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Ghanaian Portrait Style

I approached my placement in Ghana with Engineers Without Borders in summer 2011 with an open heart and an open mind. One of my observations was that there was a stark contrast in living standards between the northern and southern parts of Ghana. Overwhelmed by the prevailing inequality, I found myself resting under a mango …

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