Letter Home from Chile

A Letter Home from the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy program: Hola folks at home, On November 10th, we took our first steps onto Chilean soil. It was one small step for humans, but a giant leap IHP-kind. The first few days in Chile came with the exhaustion of adjusting to a new […]

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Letter Home from Amman, Jordan

A Letter Home from the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy program: Arrival in Jordan and Culture Shock Jordan was a stark contrast to our past month in Nepal. The moment we stepped off the plane, we were confronted with a large and luxurious airport, bigger than any buildings we’d seen in Kathmandu. Driving […]

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Letter Home from the Fall 2013 Cities in the 21st Century program

A Letter Home from students on the Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning, and Politics program: Edited by: Ciara Stein We are a learning community shaped by the people who are part of it: program directors, administrators, country coordinators, faculty, different lecturers, nameless assistants, homestay families, street vendors, the people who we have meet all […]

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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 Morocco

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Science, and Water program: First Impressions (Kenya) A view of the Moroccan coast greets me from my window seat on the plane. The sky is relatively clear, the sun blaring at me for the first time in 6 days. Buildings are […]

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Video from IHP Human Rights

The IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy group has created a short video discussing their experiences in New York, Nepal, and Jordan. Enjoy!

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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: Hey America! We are finally actually abroad! Our first stop outside of the country on our academic adventure is Vietnam, and wow is it beautiful and humid! Our first week, we stayed in the small village of […]

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Letter Home from Nepal

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy program: Hello to all of our friends back home! As it would be nearly impossible to sum up all of the amazing adventures and learning experiences we have had in Nepal, we have decided to give you a taste for what […]

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Letter Home from Berkeley, California

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Water, and Energy program: The students on our trip come from a diverse selection of backgrounds. We come from all different types of schools and states. One of the factors that makes learning a more comprehensive experience is the different educational backgrounds […]

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Letter Home from New York City

A Letter Home from students on the IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, and Advocacy program: “If you have come here to help me, you are wasting our time. But if you have come because your liberation is bound up with mind, then let us work together.” Lilla Watson, Aboriginal activist from Australia On August 28, […]

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