Explore Program Blog

Ghost Town

June 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

That is what today feels like – a ghost town! I am so used to waking up, going to class, seeing everyone, but now the students are all on their respective modes of [...]

The Final Day

June 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Today is the official day that Explore ends. It’s also Friday the 13th so everyone is a little on edge haha. I decided to get onto Facebook again because I want to keep [...]

Tying Loose Ends

June 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

Today was a day of finishing up last minute errands before Explore is over. Things like learning what exactly is my new address. That’s kind of important. I am very [...]

No Longer Homeless!

June 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

I called Mario back this evening and asked him how many rooms he had available. One of the three students had decided it was too close to the move in date and decided to take [...]


June 10, 2014 // 0 Comments

So today I am pretty proud of myself. After the first round of exams (there are three this week) I had still not received any emails from Chicoutimi about living [...]

It’s Monday Again…

June 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

Monday’s are not my favourite day. Classes are longest, and today there was also a lot of studying for the final exams. I still haven’t received an email back [...]

The Beach

June 8, 2014 // 0 Comments

So the weatherman was actually right for once. The weather today couldn’t have been nicer! I know I am a wimp for cold water, but Lac-Saint-Jean is probably the most [...]

At the Ranch

June 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Today was bright, hot and sunny, just the way I like it. One of Monique’s daughters, Sonya, part-owns a ranch in Shipshaw, just across the river from Kénogami. Last [...]

Talent Show Day

June 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

Fridays are always the most laid back day of the school week. Today was especially so thanks to a talent show that was put on. All of the acts were very well done, but my [...]

And the Results are…

June 5, 2014 // 1 Comment

I found out which placement I won today! I have been chosen to work at the museum! Yay! The museum is called Musée du Fjord and is located in the very pretty town of La [...]