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  • While studying in Ecuador, we took a week long excursion to the Amazon rainforest. It was obviously eye-opening to be there as a science student because we saw so many incredible plants and animals, but it was also very eye-opening on the sociopolitical side. Our teachers were adamant about showing us…

  • Credit: Kelly McCrum
  • Tags: Ecuador
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    Fun in the Amazon!

    Here is a snapshot of the Duke in the Andes study abroad program enjoying our time in the Amazon (specifically in the region of Napo). Every time we left our lodge (Yachana Lodge) we had to embark on this colossal canoe to travel…

  • Credit: Joy Harrison
  • Major: Spanish and Latin American Cultures
  • Tags: Andes, Duke in the Andes, Ecuador
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    I climbed "La Basilica del Voto Nacional," a majestic church in the historic center of Quito. These are the "twin towers" of the church, and this view includes a breathtaking view of Quito.

    -Joy Harrison

  • Credit: Joy Harrison
  • Major: Spanish and Latin American Cultures
  • Tags: Andes, Duke in the Andes, Ecuador, Quito
  • Principe Pio - Madrid, Spain