New Mercies: Susan Waldron’s Journey

New Mercies: Susan Waldron’s Journey

Science, Students, and Ship Life Susan Waldron entered college with the aspiration of becoming a doctor. But as her university studies were coming to a close, her path changed direction. Susan decided to use her science degree to become a high school teacher. A few...
Growing up on the MV Africa Mercy

Growing up on the MV Africa Mercy

Growing up on the MV Africa Mercy By Zodi Schwind – Academy Alumni Growing up on the MV Africa Mercy was not your typical childhood. My family moved from California to join the MV Africa Mercy in Lomé, Togo. I was nine years old, and had never been on a ship, let...