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CHD/SAHE Experience to Uganda

Term To Study: May-Term 2019
Application Deadline: Feb 22, 2019
Program Starts: Apr 30, 2019
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Faculty-led
Program Fee: $3,500
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Program Locations: Gulu
Contact Phone: 330-244-4969
Contact Name: Mike Cinson
Contact Email: mcinson@walsh.edu
What is Included: - lodging
- meals
- ground transportation
- entry visa
- airfare
What is not Included: - passport fee
- immunizations
- personal spending money
- mandatory group airfare
Estimated Costs: Total Costs- $3,500 **
Passport- $120
Immunizations- $200-$400
Personal Spending Money- $100
**Estimated based on airfare- Final fees based on airfare.
Program Description

For 12 days in May 2019, Walsh will visit the University Sacred Heart in Gulu, Uganda and Kisbubi Brothers University in Kampala Uganda.

Graduate students in the CHD program will facilitate small group work in basic counseling skills training for participants from the Archdiocese of Gulu (northern Uganda). This is an opportunity to promote the expansion of counseling services as this region recovers from the effects of years of internal wars. SAHE students will work with Gulu participants to facilitate expansion and growth in the area of higher education.

FACULTY LEADERS: Dr. Henrique Alvim & Dr. Tiffany Peets
WHERE: Gulu, Uganda
WHEN: Anticipated travel dates May 1-15 2019 *(Subject to change)
COST: Program Fee & Airfare- $3,500 (*estimated)–includes lodging, meals, and site visits. *Total airfare costs are determined at time of booking flights.
TUITION: Students are eligible for a discount or special rate of $150 per credit

COURSE: Course includes classroom activities and projects, small group facilitation and visits to health and mental health/social agencies in the Gulu area.
CHD 710-6 Cross Cultural Counseling
CHD 738 Higher Education in Cross-Cultural Context

Quick Facts

Population: 35873253
Capital: Kampala
Per-capita GDP: $ 1300
Size: 241038 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 03:00 hours) Baghdad

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Travel Warning: YES
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