Study Abroad in Bahia, Brazil
The Morehouse Pan-African Global Experience (MPAGE) is a study abroad program that offers students the opportunity to cross borders throughout Africa and the International African Diaspora. The Steve Biko Cultural Institute (ICSB) in Brazil is the host institution for MPAGE Bahia 2015. Bahia 2015 combines classroom studies with civic engagement for team building activities between U.S. and Brazilian students collaborating across cultures, languages, and disciplines while exploring the cultures and communities of Bahia, Brazil. The 3-week program will include home stays, excursions, lectures, workshops and service learning and enrichment activities. This immersion experience will include home stay with Brazilian families, Brazilian guest lecturers for seminars and workshops; supervised civic engagement and service learning projects; participation in holiday and commemorative events; and cultural enrichment tours including day and weekend trips to historic sites, museums, theaters, markets, and churches.