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GNR 675: Service Learning in Communities — Nkume Primary School
Nkume Primary School in Eshowe, South Africa
Prof. Michele Hancock (education)
ABOUT THIS COURSE:
This study abroad offers students the opportunity to address unmet community needs of personal interest that are related to areas such as poverty, health care, education, environment, in a South Africa community. Students learn about civic engagement and community issues globally affecting marginalized populations within the context of the Eshowe community and work in a school. Students will draw upon their service experiences to promote sustainable change, not charity.
- Tentative travel dates: Jan. 11-21, 2021
- Estimated cost: $2,500
- Carthage professor and students continue humanitarian work in South Africa
- Carthage students raise $8,500 to fix South African school’s sanitation
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