McMaster University Exchange Program (Cassie)
The McMaster Exchange Program is following McMaster’s Risk Management Policy regarding student travel. Under this policy, undergraduate exchange programs are prohibited within any country/region with a Government of Canada travel advisory of Level 3 (avoid non-essential travel) or above. Currently, the federal government is advising against all non-essential travel outside Canada, and all 2020–21 outbound exchange programs have been suspended.
Stories for a global community: “Motherland, Fatherland and New World”
My first home is Nigeria, a juxtaposed hub of wealth and poverty yet amassed with ingenuous citizens and colourful cultures. I think to the day I left my homeland; my mother whisking my sister and myself to meet my father in a land that will offer us optimal opportunity; because their homeland could no longer suffice. Of course, my nine-year-old self did not care about those boring things. I was just excited for the adventures that awaited me.Read the Journey about Stories for a global community: “Motherland, Fatherland and New World”