If you love helping people and have a flair for the Spanish language, CIEE’s Summer Community Public Health program is built for you. Take courses taught by public health specialists and Spanish language instructors to discover the challenges and successes of striving for wellness in Latin America. Gain field experience by helping public health practitioners and academics in Argentina and Uruguay. You’ll gain international perspective and experience in your chosen field, whether it’s biology, medicine, education, or political science. Study abroad in Buenos Aires and you’ll: - Study with local public health experts and university researchers in specially designed interdisciplinary courses - Learn about health care in both Argentina and neighboring Uruguay through field experience guided by local public health practitioners and academics - Support your academic and fieldwork experience with a unique, collaborative teaching methodology in which public health specialists and Spanish language instructors actively prepare and conduct classes together
300 Fore Street, United States
Immerse yourself in the richness and complexity of West African politics in two of the region’s most politically active countries. First, see how activism and governance are defined and demonstrated in Ghana, the first African country to achieve independence. Then, gain a deeper understanding of the components of a stable democracy – from history to influences of religion and politics – in Senegal. Along the way, you’ll compare and contrast the successes and challenges of both political landscapes.
Avenida General Milton Taváres de Souza, 171 - Gragoatá, Niterói - RJ, Brazil
This January, explore the business world and experience life in Brazil, the largest economy in Latin America. Join CIEE in lively Rio de Janeiro for our January Business and Culture program. You’ll get an insider view of what it’s like to do business here through classes and meetings with professional and cultural organizations. And you’ll experience a world-famous city known for its natural beauty, celebrations, and beaches. Study in Brazil and you will: -Go on excursions that will give you an overview of the geographic, cultural, and economic diversity in Rio and coastal Brazil -Join faculty for visits to businesses and corporate headquarter offices -Visit national museums and historical neighborhoods, attend soccer matches, and explore Rio’s rich and diverse arts culture -Grow familiar with the fascinating socio-political landscape of Rio and Brazil by meeting community leaders, participating in community engagement activities such as teaching basketball in Rio´s favelas, learning to play soccer, or working in a community garden