June 28 - July 21, 2004
Meet local people and explore equatorial ecological zones
in the mountains, valleys, rainforest, coastal beaches and enchanted Galapagos
Isles of Ecuador June 28-July 21, 2004. Faculty, students, friends and adult
family are invited.
The 5th Annual Field Studies in Ecuador provides many photo
opportunities as we combine the study of geography, earth science, history and
African American studies (we visit Afro-Ecuadorian communities- descendents of
former plantation slaves).
Experience the Andes Mountains, the jungle, the coastal
region and the Galapagos Isles while earning 6 graduate or undergraduate credits
Cost of $3,540 includes 3 plane tickets (Chicago-Ecuador RT,
Quito-jungle RT, Quito-Galapagos RT), Galapagos Islands first class boat, land
transportation, good lodging, meals, tips and course materials. Tuition is
The experienced program leader is Dr. Betty Smith of Eastern