Blog Archives


Click on the play button above to hear church voices at Maluti Adventist College.

Posted in Lesotho Scholars

Winter is Coming

Boys play soccer when the rains break under clearing skies by Maluti Elementary School.

“Winter is coming.” Dr. Corless pronounces sweetly with her usual charming smile. Marian and I exchange glances and laugh because she evidently has no idea of the joke she just inadvertently made, which only adds another layer of humor to more »

Posted in Lesotho Scholars

Border crossing

A beautiful white horse grazing in green mountains.

It’s hard to believe we have been here for only a week and a half, it really feels like so much longer. We have made so many new friends here and are starting to feel very settled in our new more »

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Lesotho Scholars, Nursing

End of Our First Week and the End of the Semester

Marian presenting HIV transmission from mother to infant.

It is now approaching a week that we have resided in Lesotho. We have been so absorbed preparing simulation materials to discuss with faculty and our presentations to the nursing students that there has been scarce time to write and more »

Posted in Lesotho Scholars

First day at work!

Meeting with ICAP NEPI

Ever welcoming and refreshing with its fortified mountainous air, Lesotho has proven to be every bit as charming as one could hope for. The people we have met in the last 24 hours have been courteous and hospitable, jolly, funny, more »

Posted in Lesotho Scholars

Inspiration is all around us

From left to right, Trista, Mirian, Rosie and Dr. Corless posing in front of the mountains.

My Saturday started by waking up at 4:30 AM to go check my email. I was waiting for a message that needed to be answered by midnight EST (6:00 AM our time). Since my computer doesn’t connect to the available more »

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Lesotho Scholars

First Day!

Dumela friends & family!  We wanted to write to let you know that we arrived safely and are really excited to begin our wonderful collaboration with the Maluti Adventist College here in Lesotho.   Our host colleagues were waiting for us more »

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Lesotho Scholars

Our new home

An early morning view of our guest house at Maluti Adventist Hospital, with the Church and the majestic Maluti mountains in the background.
Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Lesotho Scholars

Welcome to the Lesotho Scholars Blog!

Welcome to the Lesotho Scholars Blog site! We will be going to Lesotho on May 20th to share some ideas with our colleagues there. I know we will also learn a great deal from our colleagues about the challenges they more »

Posted in Lesotho Scholars