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Giselle Lora’s study away project funded and built in Ecuador
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Giselle Lora’s study away project funded and built in Ecuador

Giselle Lora ’18 studied abroad in Ecuador through a program called Rehearsing Change which is pedagogically centered on sustainable community development and the decolonization of learning. It’s a part of the “Fair Trade Learning” movement, seeking to have the host communities benefit and learn alongside the international students. Lora spent the spring semester of 2017…

Scots in the Summer: Mongolia and Ecuador
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Scots in the Summer: Mongolia and Ecuador

We join four Macalester Athletes on their summer adventures. This week Mongolia and Ecuador. Next week, Rwanda and South Africa. ZEKE + ROADTRIP This summer Zeke Vainer ’17 could be found in the driver’s seat of a rickety used car—its exhaust pipe screeching as it dragged along the ground, one cylinder of the engine down…