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Education and the Urban Youth in Quito
This school, like many others in Ecuador, is severely under-funded, meaning that daily we erased old workbooks so that others could use the same book. The children were usually behind in both math and language, and struggled ...
Comparative Study Between Nutrition Programs in a Local NGO, CEISAN vs. the Ecuadorian Government
Aim of study: Emerged from much controversy of effectiveness of public health care system in Ecuador. Aimed to observe how nutrition programs were being utilized to address the problem of malnutrition in Ecuador.
Crossing Borders and Bridging Gaps
Interacting with the abuelitos taught me that we could find common ground and communicate despite vast differences in age, ethnicity, language, social class, education, and religion. I also learned how to lead the abuelitos ...
Researching Heliconia in the Rainforest of Ecuador
My project concentrated on the tropical false bird of paradise plants, Heliconia. I looked to see whether or not the Heliconia follow the Island Biogeography Theory, meaning that I looked at isolation of plants, as well ...
Termite Nest Repair Rates
Tiputini Biodiversity Station