Engagement: Kigali, Rwanda
Explore a recovering post-genocide Rwanda through the lenses of women and youth empowerment as well as the role of grassroots organizations and the government.
ENGAGEMENT: HO CHI MINH CITY, CO CHI, and HANOI VIETNAM
Explore the difficulties of post-conflict recovery in Vietnam by meeting with various organizations and government officials that work to clean up the hazards left behind from the war.
ENGAGEMENT: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
This program will focus on the flaws of the criminal justice system, and how it directly influences people of color, specifically Black folks of all identities.
Engagement: El Progresso, Honduras
Learn about the effects on youth in Honduras and how organizations like OYE (Organization of Youth Empowerment) help them better their community and become leaders in the world.
ENGAGEMENT: NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
Learn Hurricane Katrina's enduring effect on New Orleans, with a focus on historic inequity between races, political power, and environmental justice has impacted education for its most disadvantaged students.
ENGAGEMENT: PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI
Learn about the intersection of public health and international aid over the spring semester of 2018. Travel to Haiti and work with various community partners.
ENGAGEMENT: GEORGETOWN, GUYANA
This program will explore the nuances of racial identity and conflict amongst Afro, Indo, and Putagee Guyanese people as well as the consequences of openly identifying as LGBTQ+ in the West Indies.
ENGAGEMENT: CAPE TOWN SOUTH AFRICA
Learn about the history of how the arts act as a tool for organizing and resistance during both apartheid and post apartheid South Africa; examine how contemporary visual, music, and other arts address liberation and resistance South Africa and the United States.
ENGAGEMENT: TAMIL NADU, INDIA
We will explore social dynamics and inequalities in education created by the caste system through being a camp counselor with an organization that focuses on empowering Dalit children, while becoming advocates for a more equitable India.
ENGAGEMENT: TUCSON, AZ & NOGALES, SONORA MEXICO
Explore a variety of topics such as the root causes immigration– foreign policy decisions, environmental destruction, economic trade, crime, and the life migrants face once they settle in the U.S.