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“Engineers Without Borders”

By: Maureen Connelly Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is an organization that creates sustainable engineering solutions for communities in need across the globe. My EWB story begins in the Gulu District of Northern Uganda. As a member of the Notre Dame … Continue reading

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Towers for northern Uganda: BOSCO-Uganda Aims to Expand ICT Infrastructure

He’s installed, repaired, or maintained 339 communications towers worldwide, has a patent for a certain type of cellular tower structure and, already this year, he’s logged over 80,000 miles of international flights. Jim Hulse and his wife Connie have endured … Continue reading

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Three Lessons on Life in Gulu

By Sarah Lovejoy Usually, “we’ve come so far” is just a passing phrase, implying change or growth but not necessarily distance. In reflecting on my past few weeks, however, I discover much of both. I’ve flown 14,603 miles from the … Continue reading

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Alero Training Week Pairs Knowledge with Smiles

-By Sarah Lovejoy This week’s Alero-based Training of Trainers (TOT) is off to a wonderful start. Opening with responses to the question, “What is a computer,” including one man’s first time ever touching or even seeing a computer, the session … Continue reading

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