Domestic Arizona 2018-2019

Program Details

Event/Trip Description What's Included Apply
Fort Apache Reservation Visit

Departing: Friday, April 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Returning: Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Join Global Experiential Learning on a 3-day trip to the Fort Apache Apache Tribal community. Participants will engage in a weekend of hands on learning to increase knowledge of the White Mountain Apache Tribal community. Themes will include social justice, tribal government, environmental justice, and cultural immersion. Participants will have an invaluable opportunity to learn about diverse communities around the world and tribal communities. 

Transportation to and from the UofA main campus and all food will be provided. We will be staying at an Airbnb.
Limited space available! Deadline to sign-up is April 10th. $20.00 deposit required due upon sign-up. 

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Excursion, Transportation, Meals, Entrance Fees, Dean of Students Excuse To RSVP fill out this Google Form
Away From Home: American Indian Boarding School Stories

Saturday, February 23, 2019

6:45 AM - 7:00 PM

Join Global Experiential Learning (GEL) and Native American Student Affairs (NASA) in attendance of the opening symposium of the legacy of American Indian Boarding School exhibit at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, AZ.

Departing campus at 7:00 AM, leaving Phoenix at 5:00 PM. Transportation to and from event will be provided.
Lunch and admission fee is included. Limited space available! $10.00 refundable deposit with attending event.
Deposit due upon sign-up.

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Excursion, Transportation, Lunch, Entrance Fees To RSVP fill out this Google Form

Encuentro “Bringing People Together”

Saturday, November 17, 2018

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Join us on Saturday, November 17th, 2018 for a day of skill-building and to meet others students and educators from Mexico and the United States. These workshops will build our understanding of human rights, research, cross-border issues, and more. This all-day training will take place in Nogales, Arizona. Departure is at 7:00am from UofA and we will be departing Nogales around 5:00pm.

Excursion, Transportation, Lunch

To RSVP: Fill out this Google Form

San Xavier Reservation Visit

Friday, October 26, 2018

GEL is collaborating with the Native American Students Affairs (NASA) and would like to educate students on the land and culture of Tohono O'Odham people and acknowledge the university is on ancestral land and interact with the reservation community. The event will begin by cleaning graves as people are paying respects to passed relatives, followed by presentations on the history of the mission and land acknowledgment. Departure is at 7:30am from UofA and we will be departing San Xavier around 2:00pm.

Those that are meeting us for the clean-up with their own car can expected to be at the mission at 8:00am. Also, if you prefer to only attend the presentations you can join us at 10:00am with your own transportation to and from the San Xavier Reservation. Free breakfast will be served for volunteers that will be cleaning graves, and free lunch will be provided for those who attend the event with GEL.

Deadline for Deans of Students Excuse: Monday, October 22nd by Noon
Deadline to reserve transportation (a spot in the van): Wednesday, October 24th

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Excursion, Transportation, Breakfast, Lunch, Entrance Fees, Dean of Students Excuse To RSVP: Fill out this Google Form
Find Me in Tucson

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Join GEL and the Guerrero Center for an evening of music, poetry, dinner and dancing as we come together to find community and more of yourself in Tucson. Deadline to sign up: Thursday, October 18th and space is limited. 

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Excursion, Transportation, Dinner, Dean of Students Excuse Closed

Please contact the Global Experiential Team for any questions or more information at uagel@email.arizona.edu