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Category: Latin America

Peru: On Top of WAYNAPICCHU

Submitted by Robin Norko on the 2018 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… This past week was my last in Peru and it was very bittersweet. On Monday, we had our last hospital day. We got to work with children and in the Emergency Room which was a great way to close out […]

Peru: Living like the Incans

Submitted by Robin Norko on the 2018 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… This week was one of the most challenging, but amazing weeks of my life. Monday morning, we left for Qeros, the last village of Incan descendants in Peru. They live about 15,000 feet up in the mountains with no electricity […]

Beautiful Peru

Submitted by Robin Norko on the 2018 summer session program in Peru sponsored by the School of Nursing… This week, I arrived in Peru. We are staying in Huaran and it is the most beautiful place I have ever been by far. I had quite a few apprehensions before coming, mostly involving the language barrier. I don’t speak […]

Studying in Panama

Submitted by Hailey Zirkle on the 2018 winter session program in Panama sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures… My third week here in Panama started out with the Desfile de las Mil Polleras, a festival celebrating the traditions of Panamanian culture. The province of Los Santos, specifically the town Las Tablas, has […]

Panama: Getting Settled In

Submitted by Hailey Zirkle on the 2018 winter session program in Panama sponsored by the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures… By the time Saturday arrived,  I had been in Panamá for four days, and I was ready to get out. Being in a third world country, I had already experienced a great amount of […]

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