Reflections

Our flights home were uneventful, and we enjoyed the easiest border crossing that I’ve ever experienced. Before spring quarter sweeps us away, I’m pausing to reflect on the trip and it’s broader impact. Knowledge transfer is a key element in...

Copan

With our work essentially completed, we took a day off to explore the country. Our destination was Copan, home to an ancient Mayan civilization. An impressive set of pyramids and other ruins remain. Entrance fees for Hondurans (and those who look like Hondurans) are...

Our last full day in Honduras…

Greetings from a hotel lobby in San Pedro Sula. We didn’t make it back to our country cabin tonight because we ran out of day light. The mayor felt that it was unsafe to travel the highway after dark. So, when our Rotary Club meeting ended at 9:30pm, we headed...

Some catching up to do…

Hey all! Thank you to all of you that have been following our progress here in Honduras so far. The past five days have been a blur of bouncing around in the back seat of a truck like a kernel of popcorn while driving to and from our build site in Nueva Suyapa. I’m...

Signing the Convenio

Today was the culmination of our week of work. We met with representatives from the municipality and the twelve communities who are partnering with us on the school project in Nueva Suyapa. Enginero Luis amused all of us with his antics as we signed the convenio. For...