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Mexico and Ecuador - 1996

mexico ecuador groupDr. Uliana Gabara led a group of eight faculty members on a three-week seminar to Mexico and Ecuador. The seminar was preceded by several weeks of personal research and on-campus presentations.

While in Mexico and Ecuador, participants met with university counterparts and government officials. They also visited the site of a new UR summer study abroad program in Cuenca, Ecuador as well as some of the region's most important cultural and political sites. The faculty members' visit was featured on the local news as well as in two local newspapers.

Program Participants

Samuel Abrash

Department of Chemistry

Ernest Bolt, Jr.

Department of History

Jacob Van Bowen, Jr.

Department of Math & Computer Science

Uliana Gabara

Office of International Education

Aurora Hermida-Ruiz

Department of Modern Languages & Literatures

William Howe

Jepson School of Leadership

Charles Johnson

Department of Art & Art History

Dana Lascu

Department of Marketing

Charlotte Oberg

Department of English