How will you spend your summer vacation? USC students invited to join us in Rwanda!
The USC Shoah Foundation – The Institute for Visual History and Education is now accepting applications for a summer course that will allow USC students to study post-genocide conflict resolution in Rwanda.
"Rebuilding Rwanda: Memory, Testimony, and Living Together after Genocide" (IR-318, Conflict Resolution and Peace Research) will provide a practicum for students to consider the complex task that societies face in the aftermath of genocide.
- Work face to face with survivors of the 1994 Rwandan Tutsi Genocide
- Explore the complexities of post-genocide reconstruction
- Develop your own solutions to the challenges Rwandans face today
- Forge your own path through course material
- Present your research at the Institute
Applications are due March 15, 2013.
IR-318, Conflict Resolution and Peace Research
Rebuilding Rwanda: Memory, Testimony, and Living Together After Genocide
Dates: May 28 - June 22, 2013 (June 10-22 in Rwanda)
Instructors: Steve Lamy, Amy Marczewski Carnes, and Dan Leshem
Additional expenses: $4,600*
*Additional expenses include estimated costs for airfare, accommodations, visa fees and personal expenses (which can vary greatly from student to student).
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