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Category: Caribbean

Dominica: Frog Catching

Submitted by Michael Rechsteiner on the 2020 winter session program in Dominica sponsored by the Department of Geography… On Tuesday, January 28, I had the privilege to join a wildlife conservation group to capture and eliminate invasive Cuban tree frogs. The Cuban tree frog is an invasive species that came to the country of Dominica […]

Martinique: Blessed to Be Here

Submitted by Cassiana Desir on the 2020 winter session study abroad program in Martinique sponsored by the Department of Languages, Literatures & Cultures… Week 2 On one of our (few) free days, we were informed that in Fort-de-France, there would be a carnaval celebration. So of course, everyone went to Fort-de-France to see it. And […]

British Virgin Islands: Celebrating Beauty in St. John

Submitted by Lindsay Johnson on the 2020 winter session program in the Virgin Islands sponsored by the School of Nursing… As my program comes to a close, I have been able to enjoy the beauty of St. John through various hikes and day trips to different bays on the island. One of my favorite experiences […]

Dominica: Frog Hunting

Submitted by Austin Gray on the 2020 winter session program in Dominica sponsored by the Department of Geography… Last night, we went hunting for the invasive Cuban tree frog. Throughout our time on the island of Dominica, we’ve heard from a myriad of experts in the forestry and wildlife departments. They’ve defined invasive species and […]

Dominica: Indian River Boat Tour

Submitted by Michael Rechsteiner on the 2020 winter session program in Dominica sponsored by the Department of Geography… The Indian River is the most popular river in Dominica. It is most known for its complete submergence in nature as it winds through the rain forests of the island. I was able to take a boat […]

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