“oh happy day, we have milk”

“Nice to meet you – we are going to devotion.” Of course we are. Of. Course. These were the words first spoken from my supervisor at Urwego, the bank I am partnering with during my three-month fellowship. I smiled and enthusiastically remarked, “Tugende, let’s go!” Prayer? Worship? Please. This comes as no surprise to me. […]


“the real world”

For the first time since I was a teacher in Rwanda, I walked into a high school classroom. And because the last couple of months in Rwanda were on holiday, I hadn’t entered a classroom since late October. Not to mention, this classroom was a bit different. Each student sat at their own, personal desks […]