A Curriculum for Change

“How do I get my students to see the connection between the classroom and the world? How do I get them excited about their own ability to make a difference?” Two years ago, these questions were posed to me by a friend interested in finding a deeper way to combine her...

Doroth’s Story

Nante Doroth, affectionately known as Dorothy to most of the UWP staff, works as our Office Secretary in our Ugandan office.  Her faithful dedication to our organization is one we don’t take lightly, so we wanted to share a piece of her story with you.  Meet...
Tanner’s Story: From Intern to Insider

Tanner’s Story: From Intern to Insider

In international development, there is a romanticism that comes with working in the field. There’s satisfaction in waking up to a golden African sunrise, in beholding the beautiful red dirt roads of Uganda. As a part of Team #18 in May 2014, I experienced life in...
Eternal Memory

Eternal Memory

Eternal Memory (That we might never forget) My pretentiously sheltered experience is unable to escape the wrenching reality transposed before me through the medium of their iron-clad hearts, the bitter human precipitation that has engraved its memory upon their flesh,...