November 30, 2010

They are off!

The first Egypt SST has come to an end. The students left Eman house with lots of energy, enthusiasm and a bit of sadness.  They are on…

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November 28, 2010

The students arrived back in Cairo in good form. Our first two days included reporting on service assignments and presenting final projects.  On Saturday Heba provided a…

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November 24, 2010

Phil chose to stay in metropolitan Cairo in order to have the opportunity to work with the staff at Behman Hospital in Helwan. This is the largest…

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November 23, 2010


For the past month Summer has been living with her extended family in Amman, Jordan.  Her parent’s generation moved to Jordan as Palestinian refugees and there are…

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November 15, 2010

Ben and John are doing a variety of things in the small city of Qusayih in Upper Egypt. Their home is in the headquarters of the Coptic…

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November 11, 2010

Luxor and Asyut

Nate and Peter are working at the Suzanne Mubarak Library in Luxor. They teach adults computer science and conversational English.  They have had the unusual experience of…

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November 4, 2010

Banha and Tanta

Dean Anita Stalter, Professor of Spanish Dean Rhodes and I traveled north of Cairo to the cities of Banha and Tanta.  Hannah is working with kindergarten children …

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November 1, 2010

Beni Suef is about 120 kilometers south of Cairo on the Nile. It is a city of 150 thousand inhabitants and is divided into a newly developed…

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