September 15, 2020

Looking Back: I Wasn’t Supposed to Go to Uganda

My name is Sonia Michaelsen and I was an intern for CEED in 2015. I’ll be honest – my participation was completely unplanned. I wasn’t even […]
September 8, 2020

Looking Back: An Interns First Impressions, Challenges, & Reflections on Her Time in Uganda

I remember the first night I spent in Uganda, specifically in Entebbe, after spending 24 hours between connecting flights and different airports. It was already nighttime […]
August 25, 2020

ICYMI: The World Beyond Covid-19 – A Five Part Series

20 speakers from 4 continents on 5 topics. “The World Beyond Covid-19” webinar series gathered experts, innovators and leaders to discuss the impact of Covid-19 and […]
August 19, 2020

Looking Back: CEED Alumni Recounts What Her Time in Gulu Was Like

It’s been 5 years since I left this beautiful place in which I had the opportunity to call home for a few precious months, but it […]
August 19, 2020

CEED Concordia is Hosting A Video Documentary Internship Fall 2020 and Here’s Why I Think You Should Apply

You may have seen a promotion for CEED’s upcoming video documentary internship taking place this Fall. (If you haven’t, check it out here!) If you have […]
July 28, 2020

Engaging Concordia Students Online: Lessons From Three Organizations’ Content Creators

Engaging Concordia Students Online: Lessons From Three Organizations’ Content Creators With classes and orientation online this coming year and virtually no on-campus community, dozens of student […]
July 20, 2020

Stories from Gulu – TAKATAKA® Plastics

Uganda generates 600 metric tons a day of plastic waste; up to 50% isn’t collected, and in Gulu, 80% of its waste isn’t collected. Gulu town […]
July 14, 2020

So We Hosted A Zoom Conference: Here Are 5 Things We Wish We Knew Before

Let’s move our events online, they said…it’ll be fun, they said. Hosting online events can be a great way to engage your community during social distancing […]
July 6, 2020

5 Fun Facts about Gulu, Uganda

If you’re interested in joining CEED as an intern, you’re probably wondering what Gulu is like. Well, strap in your seatbelt and enjoy this ride! On […]