Rwanda – Looking for the Good

Question: How do you talk about and teach difficult topics, including the unthinkable, the¬†unspeakable? Answer: You look for the good. This summer I traveled to Rwanda, Africa, with the incredible Carl Wilkens, director of the World Outside My Shoes Foundation – and the only American to remain in Rwanda during the 1994 genocide. Without a […]

Travel to Rwanda on Student-led Virtual Tour

I’ve never been to Rwanda. ¬†Ever since the 100-day genocide – and after watching Hotel Rwanda – I’ve followed news stories, always hoping to better understand how survivors find the resilience to return to “life as normal.” At last, I am traveling from California to Rwanda….virtually. Thanks to the vision and determination of my amazing […]