Ecuador - Summer Program

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Andean Journeys – Study Abroad in Ecuador

Course Number:  INED 399/ HIST 398 / LANG 400: Andean Journeys

Course Description: Andean Journeys is an exploration of Latin America's historical and cultural diversity. Through an Ecuadorian microcosm students learn of the region's pre-Columbian past, its colonial legacies of racial hierarchy and transculturation, twentieth-century industrialization, and its competing Western and indigenous national identities. Over the course of three weeks students divide their time between the Pacific port of Guayaquil, the indigenous highlands of Quito and Cuenca, and the Ecuadorian Amazon. Along the way, course design allows participants amble opportunity for meaningful engagement with Ecuadorian students, professionals and indigenous peoples.  

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Salinas Beach in Ecuador

Instructor:  Eric Meringer, Assistant Professor - History

Credits: 3 Undergraduate

Language of Instruction: English

Program Type: Faculty-Led

Housing: Hotels

Course Dates: May 27 - June 17, 2015

Eligible Participants:Undergraduates with at least a 2.5 GPA. Accepted students must attend mandatory orientation sessions.


Application: Submit an application and a copy of your transcripts to the Office of International Education 

Application Deadline: February 20, 2015

$150 Deposit Deadline: March 1, 2015

Course Fee Deadline: April 6, 2015

Cost: Summer 2015 Student Budget

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Pay the COURSE FEE DEPOSIT ($150) with electronic check or credit card online


Office of International Education

7 LoGrasso Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3451