UMass Boston

Beyond the Classroom

West Africa Today

Designed to open new horizons on one of Africa’s most exciting regions, this program will incorporate academic course work, guest lectures, service learning projects, summer travel and participation in an international conference into a unique learning experience. Click here for more information.

Haiti Today

Explore Haiti’s history, politics, culture, and economy from both external and internal perspectives. Students visit significant cultural, historical, and ecological sites including day trips to St. Marc, Gonaives, and Kenscoff. The program takes place at l’Université des Caribes in Montrouis, on the western coast of Haiti. Participants earn up to six credits. Click here for more information or download the brochure