Community Walking Tour June 19th 2013 Hello, I hope that today finds you well.
On Saturday all VCC students and me went on a walking tour of the village that is directly beside and behind our apartment. The tour was conducted by a student from Nursing at IUBAT and it took us approximately 2 hours to complete the walk. According to our guide the area is for lower to middle income people. As with everywhere in Dhaka the area is under ... read more
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I am teaching a nursing course in Bangladesh at the International University of Business, Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT). I will not be alone as four students are joining me for the next six weeks. During this time we will be on adventures that will highlight the work of some of the NGOs working in the country. I will also try to share the experience of living with 156 million people. I have traveled a lot with Stan, but this is my first adventure on my own in along time. I hope you enjoy the sights of Dhaka and Bangladesh... full info