Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Stone Center Announces Summer 2010 Abroad Programs

January 19th, 2010

This coming summer explore the beauty and richness of Latin America with Tulane University and receive 6 or 7 Tulane credits. Non-Tulane students are welcome to apply to our programs. No language prerequisites.

Check out the following options for Stone Center study abroad during the summer of 2010! Apply by February 25, 2010 for the discounted price!

Summer in Brazil 2010
Communication, Media, and Culture
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dates: May 30-June 19
Be done with the core course for the communications major while exploring one of the most incredible cities in the world! Not a communications major? Not an issue, join us in Rio to learn about intercultural communication and the history and culture of this vibrant South American country.

Summer in Chile 2010
Development, Economy and Society
Valparaiso, Chile
Dates: June 20-July 24, 2010
What is Chile 2010? It is studying with outstanding faculty, traveling in a fascinating country, visiting the driest place on earth, listening to the poetry of Pablo Neruda in his place of birth, and much more!

Summer in Costa Rica 2010
Ecology, Politics, and Environment
San José, Costa Rica
Dates: June 6-July 9, 2010
Ecology, politics and environment are what you will explore while in this Central American jewel. Take interesting classes, meet important people in politics, and see why Costa Ricans decided to protect the environment of their beautiful country.

Summer in Mexico 2010
Engage Explore Enjoy
Guadalajara, Mexico
Dates: June 13-July 17, 2010
Guadalajara is the “City of the Roses” indeed. Explore the city while living with a Mexican family and taking classes at the prestigious University of Guadalajara.

Maya Language Study in Guatemala
Kaqchikel Maya Language & Culture
Intensive Summer Institute
Antigua, Guatemala
Dates: June 21-July 30, 2010
Spend six weeks immersed in the language and culture of the Kaqchikel people. Experience the history, geography and culture all while learning to speak the Kaqchikel language!

For more information on particular programs, see the Stone Center’s International Programs Summer Abroad page.