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    March 20, 2013

    BT-Uganda

    Our entire team in Uganda last week after a long day of hands-on construction training with UVA architecture grad-student, Megan Suau, and Engineer Richard Tatyaba.
    Clockwise [...]

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    March 14, 2013

    Truer words…

    pictured – Shelley, a P3 student at the new BT Academy of Kyeitabya

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    December 13, 2012

    Kabasegwa Updates

    Check out construction progress on the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kabasegwa, supported by Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Texas-Austin!

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    November 30, 2012

    ‘Expired’

    20+ dads working their tails off at the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kidula. In their words, their time has ‘expired,’ so it’s time to [...]

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    November 2, 2012

    Kabasegwa Construction

    Construction is definitely a community effort at the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kabasegwa, supported by Kappa Kappa Gamma at the University of Texas-Austin.

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    October 17, 2012

    Ready for the ring beam

    The first classroom block at the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Bugabo, jointly supported by Davidson College and Virginia Tech, is ready for the ring [...]

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    September 21, 2012

    Groundbreaking #14!

    Earlier today the community of Kabasegwa, Uganda celebrated the official groundbreaking of the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kabasegwa, supported by Kappa Kappa Gamma at [...]

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    September 4, 2012

    Updates from Lukindu

    Taken earlier today in Lwengo District, Uganda, masons are hard at work laying bricks for the walls of the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Lukindu, [...]

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    June 15, 2012

    Cutie-pa-tutti

    As much as this adorable future BT student loved to smile, he wasn’t much for talking. What he did tell us is that his name [...]

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    June 5, 2012

    Vantage Point

    Looks like things are wrapping up well for our 10th Academy, the Building Tomorrow NA Barakat Academy of Nakaseeta! The roofs are finished and maize [...]

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    May 3, 2012

    Introducing Kabasegwa

    Today marks the start of the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kabasegwa (#14!), supported by Kappa Kappa Gamma at The University of Texas at Austin! [...]

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    April 30, 2012

    Teacher housing, latrines, roofs & meetings

    Downtime is hard to come by for our team in Uganda. With latrine construction and teacher housing going up at Bubeezi, finishing touches and truss-work [...]

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    January 27, 2012

    Bubeezi is open!

    The Building Tomorrow Academy of Bubeezi, supported by The Engage Network, officially opened this morning. Students will begin class at the start of the first [...]

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    December 30, 2011

    They said it was the best gift. Ever.

    Just over seven years ago, the Building Tomorrow story began with a special Christmas in Kampala delivery. Today, seven Building Tomorrow academies are on holiday [...]

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    December 9, 2011

    Hip-Hop & Engineers

    They say smiles are contagious but the students I met at Lutisi brought that statement to a new level. I couldn’t help but smile, no [...]

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    November 16, 2011

    BT Construction Team

    We’re Building Tomorrow. Literally. Check out our construction team in Uganda!

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    October 19, 2011

    Jonah & Sande

    Meet Jonah (13) & Sande (14 – pronounced like “Sunday”); two students at the Building Tomorrow Academy of Buwasa, supported by Global Playground.
    Sande is [...]

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    October 14, 2011

    You’ve met George…now meet his sister.

    A while back we introduced you to George, a then 16 year-old who had made quite a name for himself in the village of Kiyamba, [...]

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    September 30, 2011

    Party Time at Hope College

    Here’s some creative fundraising for you: in addition to selling bricks through Building Tomorrow’s OneBrick Campaign, students at Hope College in Holland, Michigan organized a [...]

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    September 28, 2011

    Proud.

    About a year ago, Building Tomorrow teamed up with the Jukes Foundation for Kids to provide ten scholarships for students to continue their studies following [...]

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    September 6, 2011

    Labor Day Lemonade Stands

    Hope everyone had a great Labor Day weekend! We’re especially excited about how Braden Stelljes celebrated in Williamsburg, VA: a lemonade stand for BT!

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    September 2, 2011

    UT Tabling for BT

    Kappa Kappa Gammas at the University of Texas at Austin are back on-campus and tabling to support BT. Next week they’re hosting our very own [...]

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    August 30, 2011

    A School Day in Uganda

    While our students in Uganda are currently on break and won’t be back in school until September 15th, we thought you might like to take [...]

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    August 12, 2011

    #PhotoOfTheDay

    We often explain the work of BT using words to describe the schools we build, the US students who work hard to raise money and [...]

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    June 7, 2011

    Storms rolling in

    Storms roll in during rainy season over the future Building Tomorrow Academy of Kyeitabya.

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    May 10, 2011

    Bubeezi Under Construction

    Construction continues on the third & final classroom block at the Building Tomorrow Academy of Bubeezi in Mpigi District.

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    April 27, 2011

    Construction at Kyeitabya

    The ring beam was recently cast at on the 1st classroom block at the BT Academy of Kyeitabya and the 2nd classroom block is beginning [...]

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    April 6, 2011

    Awesome event signage

    Check out this awesome signage put up by the Building Tomorrow chapter at Davidson College for their annual “How far would you walk for an [...]

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    March 16, 2011

    A mother’s smile

    Nabaseruka Specioza smiles at the opening ceremony of the Building Tomorrow Academy of Sentigi, the school she and many mothers just like her helped build [...]

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    March 8, 2011

    Photo of the week: Gertrude

    Gertrude Nanugga has lived in Gita, Uganda her whole life. She has seven children and eight grandchildren. While she only went to school through P3, [...]

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    February 14, 2011

    Photo of the week: Bubeezi

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    February 11, 2011

    Photo of the week: Construction in Kyeitabya

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    February 4, 2011

    Jomba #5

    The BT Academy of Jomba (#7) is open!

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    February 3, 2011

    Jomba #4

    Community members, family & friends of future BT students worked together to ready the BT Academy of Jomba for its opening.

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    February 2, 2011

    Jomba #3

    A HUGE thank you to the City of Indianapolis and the University of Wisconsin-River Falls for supporting the construction of the new BT Academy of [...]

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    February 1, 2011

    Jomba #2

    Community leaders (in yellow) celebrate the opening of their new Academy with lots and lots of singing and dancing! These leaders make up Building Tomorrow’s [...]

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    January 31, 2011

    Jomba daily photo 1!

    A classroom cleaned & ready for desks at the new BT Academy of Jomba, supported by the City of Indianapolis and the University of Wisconsin-River [...]

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    January 27, 2011

    Photo of the week: Allan

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    January 18, 2011

    Photo of the week: Jomba’s Opening

    Over the weekend, community members, local leaders, BT staff, supporters from the US and even the VP of Uganda came together to celebrate the opening [...]

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    January 6, 2011

    Photo of the week: Updates from Kyeitabya

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    December 20, 2010

    Photo of the week: King & Queen of the Ugly Sweater Party!

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    December 16, 2010

    Photo of the week: Let it snow!

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    December 8, 2010

    Photo of the week: Finishing touches at Jomba

    Finishing touches are being added to the Building Tomorrow Academy of Jomba, jointly supported by the University of Wisconsin-River Falls and the City of Indianapolis.

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    November 29, 2010

    Photo of the week: Sarah

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    November 15, 2010

    Photo of the week: Design & Build

    From concept to construction…Building Tomorrow’s N.A. Barakat Academy of Nakaseeta is taking shape.
    Designed by a team of engineers with Gifford LLP in London, winners [...]

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    November 8, 2010

    Photo of the week: What do you want to be when you grow up?

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    November 2, 2010

    Photo of the week: Brick by Brick @ Middlebury

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    October 25, 2010

    Photo of the week: Kayima

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    October 19, 2010

    Photo of the week: BT @ Franklin College

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    October 12, 2010

    Photo of the week: Nakaseeta

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    October 5, 2010

    Photo of the week: Bike to Uganda at UNC-Chapel Hill

    This week, hundreds of students, faculty and community members are biking to Uganda at UNC-Chapel Hill in an effort to raise enough money to fund [...]

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    September 27, 2010

    Photo of the week: Apollo Muganiirast

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    September 20, 2010

    Photo of the week: Progress at Nakaseeta

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    September 13, 2010

    Photo of the week: Paolo!

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    September 6, 2010

    Photo of the week: Exams at Buwasa

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    August 30, 2010

    Photo of the week: ISSBs for the future BT Academy of Bubeezi

    The future BT Academy of Bubeezi, supported by The Engage Network, is BT’s first to be constructed using interlocking stabilized soil brick (ISSB) technology. The [...]

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    August 24, 2010

    Photo of the week: Immaculate

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