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  • Locations: New Delhi, India
  • Program Terms: Winterim
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
GPA:
2.30 (may be flexible) Language of Instruction: English
Year in School: May apply as first year student; must have at least soph. standing by program begin Academic Pre-requisites: WMNS 301 Fall Course (3 credits)
Coordinator: Shanti Freitas Additional Learning Opportunities: Volunteer/Service Learning
Additional Eligibility:
Good academic, conduct & financial standing at UWEC
Program Description:
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Program Summary & Location

THIS PROGRAM RUNS EVERY ODD YEAR, SO WILL BE OFFERED IN WINTERIM 2019, 2021, 2023, etc. 

India has its own long and rich history of women's movements and feminist activism. By learning first-hand about gender issues facing their counterparts in both rural and urban India, UWEC students will increase their awareness of best feminist practices in specific cultural situations. GroupLocated in northern India and continuously inhabited since the 6th century, Delhi is a city where past, present, and future meet. New Delhi is the capital of the world’s largest democracy, bringing together 15 million people from a rich array of ethnic, religious, economic, and cultural backgrounds.  
 
This program partners with Women’s Studies students and faculty at the Women's Studies Development Center (University of Delhi). UWEC students will study alongside Indian students as they learn about gender in relation to Indian law and public policy, and teams of students from both institutions will work together with local NGOs on projects in nearby communities. Field trips to explore the rich history and culture of the Delhi metro area and nearby Agra will take place on the weekends. 

Academics

To learn about eligibility requirements, academic course offerings, and the program calendar, click the following button:
Academics - India, Global Feminisms Faculty-Led 

Student Life

To see more on what resources they provide and special notes on the program, click on the following button: 
Support - India, Global Feminisms Faculty-Led

Housing & Meals

GroupParticipants will stay in double-occupancy rooms at Delhi University’s International Guest House, which is a short walk from campus. Each room has an en-suite bathroom.  The Guesthouse also has a dining hall serving three meals a day, a common lounge with internet access, and a garden courtyard.

Cost

This faculty-led program receives funding from the Blugold Commitment Faculty-Led International Immersion Experiences (FLIIE) program, and each student is eligible to receive funding for only one FLIIE experience. By clicking on the following term, you will find more information on program costs. If the term you want to go abroad is not listed, please see the most recent term and add 7% to your estimate to factor in exchange rate fluctuations and tuition increases. Click on the buttons below to view that term's cost estimate. 
Winterim 2017

Learn More & How To Apply

Still have some questions? You can schedule an appointment with Shanti Freitas (Faculty-Led Immersion Coordinator) by calling 715-836-6037 or emailing freitasb@uwec.edu.

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Ready to apply?! Click here to read our application instructions. Then return to this page and click the "Apply Now" button at the top of the page. 

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.