- Kinigi, Rwanda, Africa
- Days and Times
- July 7 – August 2, 2020
- Course Description
The IU Books & Beyond Project is a collaborative, hands-on leadership initiative. After a short course in Bloomington, student delegates visit Rwanda over the summer to deliver books, volunteer at an English day camp for primary school students, and co-teach with Rwandan teachers. Students will also go on safari and explore the rich historical, linguistic, and cultural heritage of Rwanda.
- COLL-X 211 (1 credit) Second eight-weeks course, Spring 2020
- COLL-X 211 (2 credits) Four-week course in Rwanda, Summer 2020
Beth Samuelson, Associate Professor, Literacy, Culture, and Language Education
Priority deadline: February 10. Final deadline: February 28.
Includes international airfare, lodging, meals, local transportation, and excursions. $4,000 to $4,400.
Plus 2 credits summer tuition.
Scholarships are available for selected OVPDEMA students. All selected students may apply for Books & Beyond scholarships.
Students may be in any major, and must have a minimum GPA of 2.7. Students must enroll in 1 credit of COLL-X 211 in Spring 2020 as a prerequisite for this travel course.