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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 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 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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Letter Home from South Africa

A Letter Home from students in the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care program: After flying for nearly two days, our group arrived in South Africa. We were greeted by warm afternoon sunshine as we stepped out of the airport and into the cool breeze. The clear and crisp air lifted all of […]

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Letter Home from Washington DC

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care program: Dear Friends and Family, Namaste from India! Our group has recently arrived in Delhi and as we settle in with our homestay families and begin to delve into the India portion of the program, we have also been reflecting on […]

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