Burma Alt Break: The Impacts of Statelessness on Tibetan Refugee Communities in Northern India Info Session
Mary Graydon Conference Room 203
In the wake of on-going Tibetan self-immolations, explore the intersectional relationship between the impact of a stateless status on the social health of the Tibetan people and the refugee community at large. Participants will travel into the Tibetan capital-in-exile and Deckyiling Tibetan refugee settlement in Northern India.
The Alt Break Summer Trip Info Session provides participants the opportunity to engage with the variety of global social justice trips that are run through the summer break. Come learn more about how to engage with Alt Break this summer.
Alt Break Info Session: Education & Dalit Rights in Tamil Nadu, India
School of International Service Northwest Conference Room (SIS 349)
Gain a broader understanding of the pervasive inequalities and social dynamics of the caste system by working hands on as a camp counselor for Dalit children, while pushing for equal education rights and opportunities in India.
The Leaps in Learning Initiative (LILI) Summer Service-Learning Teaching Fellowship in Myanmar Info Session
Mary Graydon Center 330N: SETH Conference Room
The Leaps in Learning Initiative is designed as a collaborative initiative between American University and Phaung Daw Oo Monastic School (PDO) in Mandalay, Myanmar. Created in 1993, PDO has persevered through political turmoil by independently seeking to provide a free, quality education to under-privileged children of Mandalay. Currently teaching over 6,000 students, PDO operates with no ...more