What: GESI participants implement a community development project while working in small interdisciplinary teams abroad. All students receive academic training in theories and tools of community development, as well as team dynamics and leadership.
Who: Any undergraduate or recent graduate seeking hands-on development field experience paired with comprehensive academic preparation and reflection.
Where: Bolivia, Nicaragua, India, South Africa, or Uganda.
When: June 15 - August 20, 2012.
Why: So many reasons!
• Meaningful cultural immersion through homestays and work at community-based organizations
• Northwestern course credits
• On-the-ground professional experience in public health, education, environment, economic development, social entrepreneurship, and more
• Lifelong friendships with passionate students from around the country
How: Complete our three-step application process online.
For more information and application please visit the website: gesi.northwestern.edu