Student Stories

African Girl Student

Janet

Janet is a 21 year old nursing student in Uganda. She was born and raised in a small village with her parents and 6 siblings. She grew up ...
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Gloria

Gloria is a student at Kyambogo University in the Kampala district of Uganda. She is in her fourth year of school, working towards a Bachelor of Science degree ...
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Medius

Medius is a 24-year-old student in Uganda. In her family, she is the youngest of 4 children. Medius and her siblings are orphans, having lost both their mother ...
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Phionah

Phionah grew up in Masaka, a town in central Uganda. She is the youngest of 4 children. Her father died when she was just 2 years old. Phionah's ...
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African Student

Isabellah

Isabellah was born in Eastern Uganda. She has 5 siblings – 4 sisters and 1 brother. Her father passed away when she was a young child, leaving her ...
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Odile

Odile grew up near Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda. She did not have an easy childhood. Her mother abandoned the family when Odile was 2 years old ...
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Marie

Marie grew up in Central Rwanda. Her parents rely on subsistence agriculture in order to support their 7 children. Growing up, Marie saw how hard her parents struggled ...
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Bridget

Bridget is a 20 year old student in Uganda. She is an orphan, having lost both of her parents during her childhood. Bridget and her 10 siblings were ...
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Brenda

Brenda is a 19 year old student in Uganda. She is the 2nd born of 5 children and she loves school. Brenda enjoys reading and learning new things ...
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