Might As Well Dance

The infirmary in Jamaica was another part of my journey that touched my heart.  Much like a nursing home in America, it was difficult seeing these older people living in a way they probably never wanted to end up.  But somehow, even here, I managed to find some of the happiest and kindest people.

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The Heart of Jamaica

When I was on a college visit day to USI, before I had even decided on a major, I learned that a group of social work students visited Jamaica every year to do work at an orphanage.  Though this was not a primary deciding factor in choosing a major for me, it was one of the things that I took as a sign that I was heading in the right direction.  Travel and helping people are two things I have always been passionate about.

Fast forward three years later, and I am here…

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