Images: Benim

I was in the process of uploading 40(!) photos on here when the power went out for 2min. These are only the first few photos from our 2 weeks in Benim. All 19 of us were split up into groups. Annie, Aleah, Jesse, Grace, Bri, Regina and I were in a group together. We had … More Images: Benim

Weekend Fun

21 Feb 2012 This weekend: Pretty eventful. On Friday I came home REAL sweaty from dance class, which started on Thursday.   Then I met up with Ethan and Annie to go back to Tech where some people were meeting to watch some jazz and poetry reading at the cultural center on campus. But, when … More Weekend Fun


17.02.12 Annie! Anna, my roomate for the first night in Kumasi. It was one big bed! Mimi, Yasmine and Morgan at Candy’s restaurant.. Man-U vs. Liverpool game!!! My home for two weeks in Kumasi An elder of the church Church! Studying hard, looking hard… No words… Lovely lovely sunset Onlookers Pappa Attah getting his moves on! … More Images


12 FEB 12 Many things have happened since leaving Accra Friday morning. We met at Legon at 7am but didn’t leave until around 8am. The drive was extremley bumpy for about 70 percent of the trip. At times it was so loud that conversations were useless. We rode in a bus though, instead of a … More Kumasi


   Lexi bout to eat her mango!    Learning to Batik! Hopefully I’ll bring back part of what I made Weddding! The group in our awesome cloth before the funeral. Anna and Liz with the sweetest kids! Wiz, an artist in Ghana-who does AMAZING work! Sierra, me and Ethan at Emily’s 21st bday. Anna and … More Images

Church & Fries

Weekend 06 Feb 12 Last night Sierra and Anna slept over because we “went out” last night which was just drinking and waiting for a club to open, because it didn’t open till midnight, but we left before then. So they stayed over and we stayed up till 2am talking. We slept in till 8.30 … More Church & Fries

The First Week

  L to R: Annie, Liz, Emily, Jordan and Ethan Right off the airplane, at our hotel for the next 3 nights. Walking towards the African Sun. Annie, Emily  and Ethan We actually weren’t supposed to leave our hotel…oh well! First meal at the hotel. YUM! First rainstorm in Ghana, we were SO excited. It was … More The First Week