Accounts of student experiences
This will be our preparation time in Oshkosh. Class activities will include an overview of our time and further details on each portion of our journey, information about cultural and societal pieces, preparation for giving back to and involvement with the places we are visiting, and final preparations.
We arrived in Kuala Lumpur safely!
We fed elephants at an elephant sanctuary and explored the Chinese temple, Chin Swee.
We met the children of the Nur Salam Center today and toured the Batu Caves.
Worked with the beautiful children of the Nur Salam Children's Center, visited an orchid garden, stopped by the old governor's mansion and the king's palace, and ended our day at the Central Market.
Today we started our day with the children at the Children's Center and spent the afternoon visiting a Buddhist temple, a Hindu temple, and did some shopping in Little India.
We played with the children at Chow Kit, visited two temples, and walked around China Town.
Had breakfast at the wet market and travelled to Pangkor Island!
We enjoyed a little rest and relaxation at Pangkor Island.
We started our day at the children's center, visited the Islamic Arts Museum, stopped at the Merdeka Square, and ending our day shopping.
After working with the children today we stopped at the Thai Buddhist Chetawan Temple, learned about the Befrienders organization, and then visited the Crash Pad.
We spent our last day with the children and then had lunch at a Chinese Restaurant. We also visited a Buddhist temple and the Sultan Ahmed Mosque.
We listened to a lecture by Dr. Thana, stopped by the king's old palace, and visited a Sikh temple.
Our last day in Kuala Lumpur! We ate breakfast at the wet market, hiked Templar park, toured the National Malaysian Museum, and made our way back to Central Market.