Events

Info Session: Cusco, Peru - Spanish Language and Andean Culture
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
Info Session: Cusco, Peru - Spanish Language and Andean Culture
Date: Tuesday, November 26th
Time: 2:30-3:30
Location: KMC 605
  • 3 weeks spent in Cusco, Peru
  • 8 credits toward your Spanish major or minor! (SPAN 331 and SPAN 410)

Join professor Enrique Cortez in Cusco, Perú, to study Spanish and Andean Culture in context. Live with a local family, learn Quechua, practice ancient weaving techniques, appreciate Inca architecture and colonial art, study Andean non-alphabetic systems of writing, explore traditional markets, and witness the blending of past and present in the Andes. 

Cusco, Perú, the former capital of the Inca Empire, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is a major tourist destination and the gateway city to the Andes, from where you can easily visit countless sites such as the famous Machu Picchu (included in our program), one of the most fascinating lost cities in the world.

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