Michelle arrived as a quiet, slightly hesitant northern girl for our Arkitrek Camp1. However, her bubbly personality and infectious laugh soon made their mark. Overcoming homesickness, culture shock and the daily rice intake, she stayed on for a further 3 months and supervised the construction of the kindergarten on Mantanani. She became a highly competent […]
Category | Alumni
Inaugural Arkitrekker Andrew Lo gets an honourable mention here for his historic participation in the original Arkitrek in 2006 and indeed for coining the word ‘arkitrek’ itself.
Billy Dunn. Architecture Graduate, University of Dundee. Worked for Arkitrek as an Architectural Intern in 2009
Seamus Shanks. Architecture Graduate from University of Dundee. The rainforest life isn’t for everyone, and Shamus is defiantly our most city-comfortable volunteer so far. However, he made a great contribution with his gregarious personality and willingness to work on new projects.
Laid back Olly continued the high level of construction skills that Eoghan Hoare had brought to the Camp Borneo projects, somewhat affirming the stereotype that all the Irish can build. He became firm friends with Man, the quietly cheeky project coordinator at Kg. Tiangol, as well as becoming more integrated than most into the life […]