Education Abroad Multimedia

Learning Outside the Classroom

Chronicling Experiences in Other Cultures

Students who have engaged in our education abroad programs over the years in Ecuador talk about their experiences and what they have learned.

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In Their Own Words

During their study-abroad experience in Ecuador, students discover the difference they can make in one area of the world: "One person at a time. It really does make a difference."

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Chaquizcha Water Project

in 2013, an Ecuadoran community came together to help build a water project. Today, the project  continues to provide clean water for more than 30 families.

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Battling Chagas Disease

Students explain their role in helping the Infectious and Tropical Disease Institute battle a deadly disease in Ecuador.

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Reports from the Field

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Adventures in Research

Light-hearted reports the International Research Training Course and the Tropical Disease Research Program in Ecuador. These were produced in 2009, but will give you an idea of the activities conducted.