Tag: uganda


Mac students learn about global refugee crisis in Ugandan camp

Julia Makayova ’18 and Ari Hymoff ’17 witnessed the global refugee crisis firsthand when they spent this past summer working at a refugee camp in Uganda. Over the course of their time there, they collaborated with the American Refugee Committee, local grassroots organizations and refugees themselves to develop a plan to improve the lives of…


Class trip to Uganda cancelled due to growing instability

After weeks of discussion about the future of the trip, President Brian Rosenberg and Provost Kathy Murray announced the cancellation of the Projects in Global Health course’s study trip to Uganda. The memo, released on Monday by Rosenberg and Murray, cited the increasingly dangerous situation in Uganda that developed as the result of an anti-homosexuality…