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Off-Campus Opportunities

Anthropology in Hawaii

Term: January 2019

SO 200 (Intro to Cultural Anthropology) is offered on site on the beautiful Island of Oahu (Hawaii). The study program meets the global perspectives requirement (or sociology credits).

Central America Study and Service Program

Term: January/Spring 2018
Description: You will have the opportunity to live, study, and serve in Central America alongside an intentional community of your Whitworth peers and faculty, as well as Central American teachers, community leaders, and families.

Prejudice Across America

Description: Study the history of Prejudice Across America. Fulfills the American Diversity requirement.

Race Across America

Term: January 2019

Ride the rails across the South. Explore both contemporary and historical racial issues. Experience Southern culture.

Visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture, MLK Jr Center for Nonviolent Social Change, Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Civil Rights Institute, Rosa Parks Museum, Freedom Rides Museum, Whitney Plantation, Equal Justice Initiative, Southern Poverty Law Center, and more. 

Religion and Social Justice in Central America

Description: An exploration of issues related to religion and social justice in Central America. The course will focus on the social movements in Central America during the 20th and 21st centuries. The course will also touch upon greater global issues related to the social services, indigenous identities, peace and reconciliation, sociology of religion and development strategies. Group dialogue and cultural immersion will allow the student to discuss the topics and themes in depth leader to a broader worldview and the cultivation of a mind and heart to better serve humanity.

Please visit the Off-Campus Studies page for a complete listing of off-campus programs that are available to Whitworth students.