Study Abroad Fair

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Got the travel bug? Mark your calendars for DePaul’s Study Abroad Fair, where you will learn about short-term faculty-led programs, term-long programs (quarter up to a full year) as well as non-DePaul program options. Bon voyage!

Tuesday, September 26
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lincoln Park Student Center
2250 N. Sheffield Avenue, Room 120AB

Winter Break Volunteer Opportunity

Want to Visit Peru? Volunteer with Vive Peru!
Vive Peru is a nonprofit organization with 501(c)(3) status dedicated to fostering understanding of Latin American and Peruvian culture and improving the quality of life for Peruvian communities.  Volunteer program fees are tax-deductible.
 
We are in need of volunteer interns experienced in the areas of
  •   Clinical Medicine
  •   Public Health
  •   Teaching English
  •   Social Work
  •   Engineering
to support our partner organizations and adopted communities in Northern Peru!  Work side-by-side with doctors in local clinics and hospitals, volunteer with underprivileged communities, share your love for music or languages with the children of Peru. In your free time, explore one of the most ecologically diverse and historically rich countries in the world.  
Applications are NOW OPEN for our Winter program, December 19 – January 9.
We also have Spring and Summer programs available!
 
To get a feel for what it’s like to volunteer with us, check out our Volunteer Experience video on YouTube!
 
Interested? The preferred application deadline is October 15, but we can accept applications on a rolling basis through November 1. Apply NOW at  www.viveperu.org/apply.php.
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Professional Development Internships in Thailand

Greenheart Travel, a Chicago-based non-profit that provides cultural immersion programs around the world and sends hundreds of volunteers and teachers abroad every year, has a really great internship program available via Xplore Asia. Xplore Asia is a partner cultural exchange organization based in Hua Hin, Thailand. Greenheart Travel works with Xplore Asia to place participants in schools around Thailand for the Teach in Thailand program. Interns will work directly for Xplore Asia in various departments at their office in Hua Hin.

Greenheart Travel has met with Carrie McAteer, Associate Director at the Career Center for the University Internship Program. She is very excited about this opportunity, and has confirmed that this internship meets the requirements for DePaul students to gain 4 credit hours on this program, when paired with the online internship course.


UPCOMING START DATES:

May 25 – deadline to apply is April 10th

July 13—deadline to apply is May 11th

**A list of available intern positions in PDF format is here.


If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, contact Kara Menini, Thailand Internship Manager, at kmenini(at)greenhearttravel.org. You can also email DePaul undergrad and Greenheart Travel intern Shannon Schroeder at sschroeder(at)greenhearttravel.org –she completed this program and has insight for you! Also please do read over the websites of both organizations.

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