- Dates of Courses: March 14 - 21, 2015 (Spring Break)
- Housing: Double- and single-occupancy studio apartments to be arranged by staff
- Total Credits: 3 credits per course
- Available for: Graduate Master's, Undergraduate, and Continuing Education (Social Work, Public Health, Education, Psychology). * Spanish language not required but preferred.
Through this 3-credit independent study working on community based participatory research in Buenos Aires, Argentina, students will have the opportunity to gain direct experience working in poverty impacted communities collecting and analyzing local programs and services. Students will have the opportunity to collaborate with key stakeholders to design and implement evaluation services for programs initiated by local service-based organizations and gain direct experience working in community based sites to gather information and expand programs and services. No more than 8 students will be accepted. This opportunity is available to 2nd year students only. Priority consideration will be given to students enrolled in GLO.