Zambia Project: World of Hope Gala 2014

By Laura Riley

On Saturday, April 26th, St. Norbert College Zambia Project hosted their largest annual fundraiser: The World of Hope Gala. The event took place on campus in Michels Ballroom. This year the event included a cash bar, silent auction, and featured performances by the Limanya Drum & Dance Ensemble as well as guest speaker, Austin Gutwein. Gutwein is Continue reading

“Poverty is the worst form of violence.” – A TRIPS Reflection

As part of the St. Norbert College alternative break TRIPS Program (Turning Responsibility into Powerful Service), Lindsey Osgood ‘14 – along with five other St. Norbert students – traveled to the island of St. Lucia, West Indies this past month. The trip was focused on international poverty and the group partnered with the Good News Project of Wausau, WI. Service included home construction, painting, craft work, music, medical care, and visiting homes and prisons. The participants left on January 3rd and returned on the 17th. Below is a reflection by participant, Lindsey Osgood. Continue reading