ID 3960: Global Leadership for Social Change--A Cedar Riverside Immersion is a 3-credit May session course that parallels the immersion experience of study abroad. You will be learning and working in the Cedar Riverside community and examining questions of leadership, power, cultural diversity and social change. The course involves an exciting blend of community engagement, neighborhood excursions, readings, and lively discussions. In the community, we learn from organizers, social justice activists, businesses leaders, elected officials, and community residents. The course includes a weekend residential component, a neighborhood theater performance and meals at local restaurants. Application deadline is March 2, 2012.
Open to all majors
Scholarships Available for eligible students
Contact Course Instructor Merrie Benasutti for more information benas021(at)umn.edu