In 2002 Australian woman, Gemma Sisia, opened The School of St Jude with three students and a big dream to bring the opportunity of free, quality education to children living in poverty. Thanks to generous supporters, St Jude’s is now a pioneering leader in charitable education. Hosted by Gemma in Arusha, Tanzania, this is your chance to hear from the woman who turned her dream into a reality as she chats with the inspirational people who are helping her fight poverty through education.
The Future of Alumni
In this episode of Inside St Jude’s, Teresia and Irene are talking to Ms Irene, who leads the Alumni team at The School of St Jude. She works with St Jude’s students and alumni to help them choose the right career paths and shape their futures.
Promoting Values through Sports
On this episode of Inside St Jude’s, Anna and Benson, Form 5 and 3 students speak to Cathbert. He is a Community Service Year (CSY) volunteer assisting St Jude’s People and Culture team. Cathbert shares his experience as a CSY volunteer and how sports contribute to the school’s values.
Becoming Future Leaders
Teresia and Irene speak with two Form 6 graduates, Nasra and Peter, in this episode of Inside St Jude’s. During graduation, Nasra was named Best in Netball, and Best Leader while Peter won awards for Best in Arts and volunteering for stage decorating. The two reflect on their time at St Jude’s and talk about their future plans as they prepare to embrace the next chapter of their lives… tertiary education.
Developing Values through Music
In this episode of Inside St Jude's, Theresia and Irene speak with Mr Beda. He has been teaching music at St Jude's for more than a decade. Mr Beda explains how he uses music to develop his students' self-expression, self-esteem, talents, and strengths.
Empowering Future Female Leaders
In this episode of Inside St Jude’s, Teresia and Irene are eager to learn about leadership skills. The two students speak with Ms Kabula, who assists with communicating with the school's most generous supporters, about her role, career, background, inspirations, and aspirations.
Path to Success
In this episode of Inside St Jude's, we are introducing our new student hosts, Teresia and Irene, who speak to Geovin.
Geovin placed first in the country for the Form 2 National Assessment last year and Teresia and Irene were curious to find out about his path to success.
I am so happy to listen to this Podcast! It is One of the special things that The School founder was inspired to start at The School of St Jude during the 2019 Australia tour! All I can say is every dream can be accomplished just like this one! Congratulations to everyone who made this one possible too!