Cuba (16 credits): Sept 4 – Dec 2, Optiional Chicago re-entry program: Dec 5-16
App deadline: May 30
Focus on the history, culture and politics of Cuba, with special emphasis on the Cuban revolution. Program features home stays in a working class barrio of Havana, plus visits to the Bay of Pigs, Cienfuegos, Trinidad, Santa Clara, Pinar del Rio and Varadero beach.
Mexico (16 credits): Sept 3 – Dec 4, Optional Chicago re-entry program: Dec 5-16
App deadline: June 30
Focus on the theory and practice of Mexican social movements. Six weeks in Chiapas with the Zapatista movement, four weeks in Mexico City with housing movements, and three weeks in Tlaxcala with urban and campesino movements.
Cuba (6 credits): May 22 – June 25 (App deadline: March 31)
Focus on the history, culture and politics of Cuba, with a constructively critical look at the Cuban revolution. Program features home stays in Havana, travel to provinces, and experiential learning.
Mexico (6 credits): July 3-30 (App deadline: April 30)
Focus on the theory, practice and context of the Zapatista movement. Program features study and living in a Zapatista cultural/political center.