Central America

Arrival in Oaxaca

Kate, a senior psychology major, is participating in SMU-in-Oaxaca during Winter Term. The group will spend two weeks in Oaxaca, Mexico, and then travel to the Sierra Madre mountains for a week. While in Oaxaca, the group will take classes on ceramics, weaving and painting with talented craftsmen. The students also will engage in a service learning project, will enjoy Mexican traditions related to the holiday season and will collect oral histories. Continue reading

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Monte Alban

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Backstrap Weaving

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Tule Tree

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New Year in the Zocalo

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Tlacochahuaya and Teotitlan Del Valle

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Hierve El Agua and Mitla

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The wood carvers

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The pottery workshop

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“Wa-ha-ka”

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