Building Intercultural Bridges

  • Katherine O'Donnell Hartwick College
Keywords: Higher Education, Service Learning, Intercultural Work

Abstract

This article outlines relevant theory on service learning and discusses two models of intercultural work with service learning components. Two case studies are examined: Hartwick College first year seminar and upper level course in Chiapas, Mexico, and the Hartwick College Junior Jamaica Nursing Program. Ethical, intellectual, interpersonal, logistical, institutional, and safety issues are addressed.
Published
2000-01-01