Miami in Spain - Arches
Miami in Spain - Camino de Santiago
Miami in Spain - Castle
Students with local woman at Palenquera en la Torre
Stained glass window in a church
Plaza de santa domingo

NASCA, PERÚ - Winter Term 2017

Integrating Spanish Language, Afro-Peruvian Culture and Service

City of PeruWorkshop Description:  This faculty-led workshop will provide students with the opportunity for students to complete two 300-level electives for their Spanish major or minor during Winter Term, as well as offer a rare opportunity for cultural immersion and examination of the black diaspora in the unique region of Ica, Perú.  This program will not only offer the opportunity to improve language proficiency and skills, but also the development of professional skills through community-based work.  Fianlly, students will benefit from collaboration with the Afro-Peruvian Association Negra Margarita, as well as the local government of Nasca, Perú.

6 Credit hours:
SPN 331* 
SPN 370
* Independent study credit is available for those who have already taken SPN 331.

Price: $1850 + tuition for 6 credits
(includes housing, excursions, ground transportation, and most meals)

There will be an informational meeting on Tuesday, April 26 from 5:30-6:30pm in Irvin 240.

For more information, contact:
Katie Fowler-Córdova (
Tamise Ironstrack (