Blogs trace seminars' journeys to Nicaragua, Washington

To study national and global issues, two seminars traveled off-campus during the fall break.

Daily blogs and photo galleries trace students' experiences in Nicaragua and Washington, D.C.

Members of political science Prof. Caroline Hartzell's senior seminar on Women and the Political Economy of Development gained firsthand information about women's experience in Nicaragua.

Meanwhile, a four-day trip to Washington, D.C., is the keystone of English Prof. Chris Fee's first-year seminar, Tryin' to Find a Way Back Home: An Introduction to the Literature and Legacy of Homelessness in America.

At Gettysburg College, numerous courses include service- and experiential-learning opportunities designed in collaboration with the College's Center for Public Service.

Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year residential college of liberal arts and sciences. With a student body of approximately 2,600, it is located on a 200-acre campus adjacent to the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania. The college was founded in 1832.

Posted: Sat, 11 Oct 2008

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