UD Abroad Blog

Dare to Explore!

UD Abroad Blog

Dare to Explore!

UD Abroad Blog

Dare to Explore!

Category: Latin America

Peru: Machu Picchu

Submitted by Meredith O’Neal on the 2017 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… On Wednesday, July 5 we spent the day exploring Machu Picchu. We woke up early for our five o’clock bus ride to the train station in Ollantaytambo. Then we took a two hour train ride to the town of Aguas […]

Peru: Making a Difference

Submitted by Catherine Gehringer on the 2017 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… My final week with UD Nursing in Peru was filled with various emotions including happiness and a longing to spend a few more days in the sacred valley. We spent the last week completing our health teaching project which included […]

Peru: Memorable Experience

Submitted by Madison Werth on the 2017 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… It was our last week here in Peru, and we had amazing opportunities to impact the lives of people here. We went up to another community, had to turn around due to poor driving conditions, and ended up teaching a […]

Peru: Incas

Submitted by Roanne Dacumos on the 2017 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… This week, we traveled to Q’eros. This is a town that sits high in the Andes mountains at almost 15,000 ft. elevation. The kind community is the closest link to the ancient Inca tribes with a population of only 200 […]

Peru: Receiving More by Giving Back

Submitted by Gercy Abad on the 2017 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… Hola from Peru 2017! This week’s adventures includes a long ride and hike up from Cuzco to the last Inca tribe of Q’eros. They are known as the “wise” people in Peru. We were staying up at 14,000 ft and with […]

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