Notes from the field
By Douglas Gordon
By Emily Donaldson
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By Siobhan “Chevy” Lazenby
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I’ll admit that at first I was nervous. As I squished my quick-dry pants and synthetic t-shirts into a bulging stuff-sac, I contemplated how my “winter” semester in McGill’s Canadian Field Studies in Africa (CFSIA) program would unfold.
By Divya Sharma
“This way, over the stream,” calls the young técnico, one of my village guides and GPS experts, as we reach the hill’s peak.
By Sabrina Ostrowski
If a year ago someone told me I’d be spending my spring break camping in the Gobi desert, 30 degrees below zero, I probably wouldn’t believe them. Yet “expect the unexpected” seems to be the tagline for the week we experienced during the sixth edition of the Hot Cities of the World Tour, led by Professor Karl Moore.
[Editor's Note: In the summer 2012, over 200 Faculty of Arts students interned in Canada and around the globe: from Chennai to Capetown, from Paris to Panama City. Since 2002, the Faculty of Arts Internship Program has helped undergraduate students offset internship-related costs such as travel, accommodations, visas and other expenses thanks to the generous support of alumni and friends of the McGill. On Thursday, Sept.