Community Engagement Abroad Opportunity

Interested in learning about the history of South Africa and responsible volunteerism with sports as the vehicle for volunteering?  There is an 8 week course in the Spring which will culminate with a two week trip to Port Elizabeth, South Africa where students will be working with children in the local townships helping run after school programs that are athletically based. Contact Christina Eggenberger for more info: Ceggenbe@umw.edu Some highlights of the course: Travel dates after graduation (~ May 19th – June 2nd) Graduating seniors are eligible for the course Spring semester course so no additional summer tuition payments The opportunity to travel to South Africa and interact with local children 3 credit course that can fulfill either Global Inquiry or Experiential Learning requirements … [Read more...]