President Brie Vuagniaux has been featured on this week’s edition of The Index. You can pick up a copy this Thursday, February 23, or click on the following link to the pdf file: Click here.
From the article:
One trip changed alumna Brie Vuagniaux’s
She has been in rock bands, opened a music
venue and worked at a clown camp, but the four
and half months studying abroad in Ghana during
the Fall 2010 semester is when Vuagniaux
said she realized her greatest passion: nursing.
While in Ghana, Vuagniaux visited the
Buduburam Refugee Camp, which housed
20,000 Liberian refugees. She and a few
friends who also were studying abroad, saw
the need for basic sex education with the
women of the camp, she said.
The group decided to make a zine, a homemade
magazine, with information regarding
women’s health. They printed copies to bring
into the camp with them. They hosted three
workshops and met with women groups ranging
in age from 13 to 80 years old…