Letter Home from Cape Town, South Africa

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Spring Track 2 program: After nearly 17 hours, including an 8 hour layover in the Singapore Changi airport, we arrived safely in South Africa! In the airport we were immediately welcomed by our country coordinator, Rosie Blake. Upon stepping outside, […]

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Letter Home from Amman, Jordan

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy Spring 2014 program: Kathmandu was a hard city to leave behind.  I’m no urban studies major, but there is a certain energy to the winding narrow streets, the fractals of courtyards that direct the vibrant car and foot traffic bustling colorfully […]

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Letter Home from Ahmedabad, India

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning, and Politics Spring 2014 program: New York City was a cocktail of raw talent, concentrated within blocks and blocks of an urban planner’s dream landscape.  As we, IHP Cities in the 21st Century students, skated up and down the grid, […]

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Letter Home from Hanoi, Vietnam

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Spring 2014 Track 2 program: Dear Friends and Family Members of the IHP Spring 2014 Track 2, Greetings from the International Honors Program! We have just spent the last four weeks learning about public health issues in Hanoi, Vietnam. Based […]

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Letter Home from Buenos Aires, Argentina

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Spring Track 1 program: Hola from Argentina!  Wow, has it been a whirlwind for our group.  Between getting settled in new homestays, taking classes at the scholarly, elegant School of Architecture, and diving into the cuisine, culture, tango, and nightlife, […]

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Letter Home from Vietnam

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Water, and Energy program: “The second day I was in Can Tho with my host family, my host mom took me and my roommate to a yoga class across the street. At home I teach yoga regularly so I was particularly eager […]

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Letter Home from Kathmandu, Nepal

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy program:   Transitions from one country to another are often the most challenging aspect of IHP. In this picture, we are just arriving to Nepal, and as you can see, sleep deprivation has kicked in. Nevertheless, ourexcitement of being in a […]

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Letter Home from Delhi, India

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Track 1 Spring program: After beginning IHP Health and Community  in the fun and festive atmosphere of New Orleans, the first week in New Delhi, India was overwhelming, stressful, and, at times, scary. Crowds of people, potent smells (both good […]

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Letter Home from New Orleans, Lousiana

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Track 1 Spring program: The IHP Health and Community Track 1 Spring program began its comparative journey to explore concepts of health, well-being, and community cross-culturally in the distinct U.S. city of New Orleans. During the launch, we prepared ourselves […]

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Letter Home from Washington, DC

A Letter Home from the students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care Track 2 Spring program: Hello from Washington DC! Our first week at IHP was a flurry of community building, site visits, guest speakers, and class meetings! During our first week, we were fortunate enough to get to bond as […]

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