“Health, Human and Social Development in Ecuador—What Does the Rainforest Have To Do with It?”

The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences’ International Education Program will host a lunch-and-learn information session Tuesday, April 2, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Room 236.

Participants will hear from faculty and students about a three-credit study abroad course to Ecuador during winter break. Attendees should bring a lunch.

About International Education

The Mandel School offers eight short-term, faculty-led study abroad courses across five continents. The study abroad courses are open to all undergraduate and graduate students at Case Western Reserve University. These international opportunities are designed to enable students to see comparative social service systems and gain new insights into the needs of people in the U.S. and abroad. The education abroad courses promote student interaction with communities, international policy makers and direct-service providers. Course topics include social welfare, social justice, health care, global health, mental health, substance abuse, macro social and economic issues.

Make an appointment to learn more by contacting Valerie Rambin at var26@case.edu.

For more information, visit the Mandel School study abroad website.