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Stories

Welcome to Stories by Drishtee Immersion. This is our places to share stories gathered from the field, from Immersion participants, and those shared by others about our global mobility experiential learning programs in India. 

Empathy empowers student/community partnerships for social impact! We are a global mobility program specialising in experiential learning, empathy, social innovation and community empowerment.

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Immersion Stories: Sasha Paulin

I’ve been back from India for two months now, yet my experience with Drishtee Immersion is still vivid in my mind. Epitomised by a simple image on my phone’s lock screen. Whenever I see that photo, many times a day, for a split second I reconnect with the sense of wonder and freedom that I felt. The inspiration from this incredible experience is with me everyday… This is Sasha’s story of her time in wonderful community of Sonoshi, reflecting on the way it has so permanently, positively developed world views, and even her own self view.

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Immersion Stories: Andrea Lin

It has almost been a month since I came back from India, but I can still see the vibrant rural landscape and hospitable villagers. These vivid memories have been flickering in the back of my mind and impacting my every thought and action on a daily basis. This experience has changed me into a better human being; able to feel and be more alive. In hindsight, it is surprising how numb I had become living a fast-paced lifestyle in Sydney, consistently bombarded with information overload. This was before I participated in the incredible Drishtee Immersion program.

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