Ghana program promises one-of-a-kind experience

January 20, 2009

Undergraduates who want to experience the rich history and heritage of Africa are encouraged to apply for a summer study abroad program in Ghana, West Africa.

Students will depart on June 19, for the University of Cape Coast. The program, which runs from June 22 through July 10, will give students the opportunity to learn about the culture and people of this sub-Saharan nation.

There are two courses planned: EET 397, Ghanaian Culture and Indigenous Technology; and BA 399, Cultural Economic Development of Ghana. Credits earned abroad will go towards Penn State cumulative GPA.

The deadline to apply is Feb. 1. For more information and application details, contact the International Programs Office at University Park or Willie Ofosu at, or (570) 675-9137.


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