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View Appalachia through Service Learning

Short Term 2008

 

Information Session - October 8th

5:15p.m.

Glass Dining Room

 

Course Summary:

        Exploration of the life, culture, literature, and music of Appalachia

        Guest lecturers will present historical, political, economic, and social perspectives

        Field work in War, West Virginia

        Service learning projects will include collecting oral histories from community members and meeting with high school students about college life

        Cultural immersion visit and tour local coal mine

        Students will keep a journal and prepare a final project

        Course fee: $500 per student (this does not include the cost of books)

        Space is Limited

        Applications will be available at the information session

        Interviews will take place prior to Short Term registration

 

 

For more information please contact Jeri Suarez at jsuarez@hollins.edu and Dr. Alison Ridley at aridley@hollins.edu

 

 

 

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