Travel and Service Learning

HIS 243: Service and Study in Latin America
Course Venues: Argentina, Brazil, Peru, and Venezuela

Want to learn about Latin America by experiencing its culture and working with its people?  HIS 243, Service and Study in Latin America, is an innovative, 3-credit course that combines multi-disciplinary classroom study of either Argentina, Brazil, Peru or Venezuela with travel and on-site community service. The underlying concept is that only through experiencing Latin America and its complex social, cultural, and political “reality” can one grasp its promise and problems. Sound interesting? Explore one of the four different country options offered. Still unconvinced? Hear from students who have taken this course.