Research in Action in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
This six-credit service-learning experience will explore the intersection of social science research techniques in the service of community-based organizations to document and address social justice concerns in and around Santo Domingo. Its main goal is to build student capacity to conduct rigorous social science research while grasping how research interacts with the making of policies and activist organizing.
Education, Culture, and Change in South Africa
This program provides a culturally immersive experience in which students experience familiar social challenges in different cultural contexts. Through experiences, service activities, and self-reflection, students will be forced to critically examine their own beliefs and assumptions, while developing their own personal and professional competencies.