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South Africa: Writing in Action - Study Abroad Information Session

South Africa: Writing in Action - Study Abroad Information Session

Date and Time

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


  • Lake Ontario Hall
  • LOH 167


Interested in studying abroad in South Africa this summer? Come to this info session to learn more about classes, program excursions, housing, funding options, and more!

Program description:

Gain professional researching and writing experience with nongovernment organizations (NGOs) while taking action to help them address social problems in Cape Town, South Africa.

Program Highlights: 

  • Gain workplace writing experience in an international context
  • Intern for NGOs in Cape Town (such as African Impact Foundation, Grandmothers against Poverty and AIDS, for example) who are in need of grant writing, organizational storytelling, or promotional materials
  • Explore natural wonders and rich cultural history of Cape Town through field trips, which may include a community tour, a wildlife safari, Cape Point Peninsula, Boulder’s Beach, Table Mountain, and Robben Island



Christopher Toth
Program Director

Samantha Dine
Program Director



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