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AAST 496 Civil Rights Tour Application

 

WHEN: March 22-March 29, 2019

COST: $1,200 per student with initial nonrefundable deposit of $150(Airfare, hotels, ground transportation,meals and museum fees all included)  

Important Information Session to be held on Thurs., Nov. 8, in Monroe 204 Lounge at 1 pm.  

COURSE: AAST 496 - 1,000 Miles Civil Rights Tour conducted by faculty members Scott Finnie, Okera Nsombi, and George Duvall 

Winter 2019 Quarter: 5 credits 

DESCRIPTION: Once-a-week class meetings during the quarter culminating in a 7-day experiental learning tour of the Deep South's Civil Rights landmarks and museums in the following cities:

Atlanta, GA; Montgomery, AL; New Orleans, LA; Jackson, MS; Memphis, TN; Birmingham, AL; and returning to Atlanta, GA. 

20 students will be selected after a panel reviewbased on submission of application and essay. 

DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 at 5:00 PM.  

Download the Word document here or Download the fillable PDF here. Submit application and essay to the Africana Studies Department by emailing bnicholson37@ewu.edu or drop it by 204 Monroe Hall to the secretary Brooke Nicholson M-F 8 am - 5 pm.  

QUESTIONS? Email bnicholson37@ewu.edu or call 509.359.2205.  

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