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July 9, 2014 - Posted by UWSPcps - no comments

Lt. Colonel Neil L. O’Keefe, U.S. Army, Ret, age 86, died on July 2, 2014, at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King after an extended illness. Born Nov. 21, 1927, O’Keefe…

July 7, 2014 - Posted by Busscher, Brittany - no comments

On Wednesday we said our goodbyes to the learners and teachers at The School For the Visually Impaired. It was bittersweet. I have no idea where the last three and…

July 3, 2014 - Posted by Buresch, Taylor N - no comments

Today we said goodbye to the learners at The School for the Visually Impaired in Namibia. Our hearts broke, to say the least. I can’t believe the month is already…

June 30, 2014 - Posted by Busscher, Brittany - no comments

        Last week everyone rotated classrooms. We were all assigned a new classroom that did not have university students. We wanted all the learners to feel involved. As much as…

June 29, 2014 - Posted by Buresch, Taylor N - no comments

For the past 20 days we have been working within the School for the Visually Impaired. Over the duration of this week we were able to tour Moreson, the School…

June 26, 2014 - Posted by Cerniglia, Courtney M - no comments

What are your plans post college? It doesn’t have to be a scary question if you take the time to find out what you truly want to do and what…

June 26, 2014 - Posted by Buresch, Taylor N - no comments

To be honest, it has been an emotional few days at National Institute for Special Education (NISE). The learners are still a little riled up from their long weekend (“out…

June 24, 2014 - Posted by Buresch, Taylor N - no comments

When the 5 a.m. alarm rang on Saturday morning I don’t think any of us realized how indescribable the next 12 hours would be. It was the ever anticipated safari…

June 22, 2014 - Posted by Busscher, Brittany - no comments

We arrived at Mondjila Safari Camp around 1 p.m. Friday. After a six-hour drive, we were ready to just relax in fresh air. Everyone settled into their tents. We stayed…

June 18, 2014 - Posted by Buresch, Taylor N - no comments

We began our trip to Swakopmund at 9 a.m. on Friday. We all packed into a more compact van and took off for the coast! The drive was scenic as…