The Arrupe Justice Immersion Program works with a variety of faculty and organizations to provide intensive summer and intersession programs (2 -4 weeks) for USF students. These programs are both local and international, and focus on social justice via core Jesuit components.
SUMMER 2014 COURSES:
English Minga in the Ecuadorian Amazon. May 20 - June 11
Culture and Environment in Sitka, Alaska. Jul 23 - Aug 8, 2014
Puebla, Mexico - School of Nursing. May 18 - 31, 2014
Minds in Motion in Tacna, Peru. May 31 - June 14, 2014
Cuba Immersion: Understanding Health Care. May 19 - June 1, 2014
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The Arrupe Justice Immersions are global opportunities for USF students to learn and be in solidarity with people living on the margins in terms of social, economic, political and environmental status.
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The immersion programs educate for solidarity within a globalized world and to experience the "nitty-gritty reality of that world" by combining academic, experiential, and reflective experiences that are based on the Jesuit ideal of observing, reflecting, analyzing, and acting (The Circle of Praxis).
Understand the human rights language, the challenges
of the people living in the margins of society and struggling to meet their
basic human necessities, the experiences of men and women committed to social
justice, and the social and political situation of the region that our students
Have the ability to rethink the world from the
experience of people in a different culture (cultural and academic pertinence).
Understand the vision of USF and find answers of what
the world need from our students.
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