Atlantic meets the pacific: maritime peoples and places!
Peace boat Voyage (scheduled from June 11-24, 2013) offers an opportunity for student from MIIS and Middlebury to engage in comparative education. This faculty-lead voyage will include visits to the coastal ports in Venezuela, the Panama Canal, Panama, Guatemala, and Mexico.
During the voyage, the course would offer a set of seminars and presentations that would be designed to help students deepen their understanding of specific features of life and culture in the countries we visit. At each port, students would be involved in field work that includes aspects of art, music, religion, politics, environment, health, or other specific aspect of the ports .
Overland Travel — Summer Trip Leaders
APPLICATION DEADLINE (1st of 3 deadlines: MONDAY, DECEMBER 12
Overland hires exceptional college students and recent graduates to lead summer programs across the country and around the world. Apply to lead hiking, biking, service, writing, language or field studies programs with Overland.
• Overland has 43 programs in New England, North Carolina, the Gulf Coast, Western US, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, the Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, Peru, Ecuador, France, Spain, Switzerland, Europe, Thailand and Tanzania.
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WHEN: Tuesday, November 15, 2011
TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
LOCATION: Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103
Overland offers outdoor trips (hiking & bicycle touring), service and field studies, language study abroad and writing programs to students ages 10 to 18. For the past 26 years, small groups, carefully crafted programs and inspiring leadership have been at the heart of what we do. We hire carefully and are thorough in the process – our leaders make the Overland difference.