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Taxco Summer 2018 Study Abroad

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TAXCO – Summer 2019 (exact dates TBA)

 

 

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Taxco Summer 2018 Study Abroad

July 9- August 6, 2018

In Mexico City: (1 week)

·   El Catedral, El Palacio Nacional, El Zocalo

·   Plaza de Las Bellas Artes

·   Museo Nacional de Antropologia

·   Basilica de Guadalupe

·   Tlatelolco

·   UNAM

·   Coyoacan y Museo Frida Kahlo (Casa Azul)

·   Xochimilco (las Chinampas)

·   Museo Dolores Olmedo

·  Teotihuacan

In Taxco: (3 weeks)

 Classes (1.5 hrs each class)

·   Spanish 4x a wk

·  History, Politics & Economy of Mexico 4x a wk

·  Cultural Diversity of Mexico 2x a wk

Workshops

·   1 encuentro con estudiantes Mexicanos

·   1 practica y muestra gastronomica

Excursions While in Taxco

·   Xochicalco y Ex Hacienda Morelense

·   Parque Natural Grutas

·   Ex Hacienda Taxco

·   Tepoztlan

·   Cuernavaca

·   Ixcateopan

·   Visitas a Museos locales

Cost: Direct

·   CSULB Course cost                        $   921

·   CSULB Insurance                           $     85

·   UNAM Fee (covers excursions)      $ 1700

·   Housing in Taxco                            $  300

       (Includes Breakfast in Taxco M-Sat)

·   Total                                                $3,006

Cost: Indirect (approximately)

·   Food                                                 $200

·   Airfare                                            ~$350

·   Spending Money                                 ?

For more information, please contact Professor Alfredo Carlos directly at alfredo.carlos@csulb.edu 

 

Study Abroad in Cuba Winter Session 2018-2019

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WINTER PROGRAM IN HAVANA CUBA

Program Dates: January 2, 2018-January 19, 2018   For updated information contact Michelle Seales at steven.osuna@csulb.edu

Course: CHLS 430: Latino Transnational Experience in the Caribbean: Imperialism, Reform and Revolution

OR CHLS 499: Directed Studies (3 units)
 

Approximate Travel Cost: $3,157 (airfare not included (TBA), accommodations, breakfast, dinner, conferences, Cuban visa, and Cuban Medical Insurance)

Deposit: No deposit

Tuition: $897

Insurance: $90

Flight not included*

This course will discuss the vexed relationship between Cuba and the United States through the exploration of imperialism, reform, and revolution.  The study of the relationship between these two nation-states serves as a case study for understanding transnational processes and the role of political economy, geopolitics, social struggle and the role of nationalism, race, class, gender and sexuality in shaping Latinx societies and cultures both in the homelands and in the diaspora. 

Activities include:  Workshops, lectures, art museums, historical tours, some excursions, and site visits, the co-sponsorship of the Institute of Philosophy, member of the Cuban Academy of Sciences. Open to all majors (as well as staff, faculty, alumni, and community members on a space available basis).  Faculty permission required.  Lectures and workshops will be both in English and Spanish. 

APPLY THROUGH THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION (CIE):  CUBA WINTER PROGRAM 2018

 

Past trips!

 

Student Academic Travel Grant (3)

 

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Study Abroad: Cuba – http://www.ccpe.csulb.edu/ContinuingEd/blog/blogposts.aspx?postNum=141

 

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