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International Education

Vanier Water Action for Access (VWAFA)

Did you know… Almost fifty per cent of the developing world’s population lack adequate sanitation facilities and over 884 million people don’t have access to safe drinking water sources. Inadequate access to safe water and sanitation services kills and sickens thousands of people every day and has particularly negative effects on the lives of girls Read the rest…

Habitat For Humanity: Paraguay Trip

Joey Doherty went to Paraguay as part of Habitat For Humanity thanks to the John Pitre Scholarship. Last spring I decided to volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, in particular Global Village Paraguay. I chose to volunteer for many reasons but my primary reason was to see the world from a different point of view then Read the rest…

Summer in Senegal: Colin Fairbank

Colin Fairbank went to Senegal through the Québec Sans Frontières program this summer and taught a local elementary school! I would like to thank the Vanier College Foundation once again for sponsoring me on my recent volunteer trip to Senegal, Africa. I was able to participate in this opportunity through the Québec Sans Frontières program, Read the rest…

Vanier Education for All (VEFA)

Mission This project focus on the need for universal primary education in sub-Saharan Africa with particular emphasis on the inaccessibility of education for girls. Goals of the Project and Vanier College This project is aligned with the goals and objectives of Vanier. Read the College’s Mission Statement here. A project that involves students analyzing and Read the rest…

An Internship in the Dominican Republic

Cailtlin Myles is a former Vanier student who worked as a volunteer for four semesters in the Learning Centre. She was the recipient of a Millenium Scholarship and still returns regularly to Vanier to do volunteer work. She graduated from McGill University in May 2007 with a Bachelor of Science, Major in Physics, and an Read the rest…

Modern Languages Trip to Costa Rica, 2006

A group of Modern Languages students from Vanier College accompanied faculty member José Theodosiadis on a remarkable trip to Costa Rica. This trip included visits to local points of interest as well as a memorable visit to an orphanage and much, much more.