Thressa Zimmerman went on the SLU Kenya Semester in the fall of 2015. While her home base was in Karen, a suburb of Nairobi, she also did a homestay in Nyeri, in the central highlands of Kenya, went on safari in Amboseli, learned about fishing and the Luo culture in Kisumu, and lived with the Hadzabe in Yaeda Valley, Tanzania. Thressa also did an independent study – similar to an internship – where she ventured out to Kigali, Rwanda for a month stay of study and volunterism at the Kigali Genocide Memorial. Thressa is currently finishing up her senior year at SLU.
Spring 2017 - Vicarious Voyagers XX [S-17-61]