Category: Service

The new-at-site slump

In my last post, I didn’t even try to hide the fact that I’m often frustrated.  I think that’s partly because I’ve learned that burying my frustration just breeds more of it, and it gets ugly when it finally rears its head.  It’s also partly because it’s absolutely to be expected (see drawing above, which […]

Colombian Schools: Part 1

Like in the United States (and I presume almost every other country around), Colombia has both private and public schools.  This is true at all levels (pre-school, primary, secondary, and university).  Since private schools tend to have a lot more resources than public schools, Peace Corps Volunteers in the education sector here work in only […]

Mountain View

A little about me!

Hey! I'm Brianna Hope, a born & bred midwesterner embarking on an adventure as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Colombia. I am clumsy, I spill a lot, and I share most of my interests with 6 year-olds.

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