During J-Term 2011, students in the class “Environmental Communications” traveled to New Orleans and the Gulf Coast to examine lessons learned from the BP oil spill. Read their blog.
During fall 2010, junior Lydia studied acting, language, acrobatics, history and dance at the Moscow Arts Theater. Read her blog.
During fall 2010, students in the class Latino/Latina Religions are documenting the history of St. Mary’s College for Women and Pre-GED school at St Matthew’s Episcopal in Dallas. Read their blog.
Twenty-one Journalism and Corporate Communications & Public Affairs students studied in Washington, D.C., in October for the Hilltop on the Hill 2010 program. Read their blog.
Zainab, a sophomore majoring in biochemistry in Dedman College, traveled to Gaza in the Palestinian Territories during summer 2010 to volunteer at a camp for children. Read her blog.
Members of SMU Habitat for Humanity traveled to El Salvador in May 2010 to build two houses in a rural community of about 90 families. Read their blog.
Students participating in SMU-in-China this summer visited Guangzhou in mainland China and learned about the city’s impact on the economy. Jina is blogging about their experiences. Read her blog.
SMU students visited the Colosseum in Rome during July as part of SMU-in-Italy. Alexandria, who took this photo of the group, blogged about her experiences. Read her blog.
Lydia (seated left) is spending summer 2010 in Mexico with SMU-in-Xalapa, where she has raced in go-karts, danced with a crowd and wakes up to a rooster. Read her blog.
CCPA students helped remud the historic St. Francisco de Asis Church in Taos in June 2010. They’re also interning at nonprofit organizations and taking classes at SMU-in-Taos. Read their blog.