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In partnership with Xavier's Study Abroad and Ritter Safaris Namibia, this expedition takes us to the edge of Namibia's Kalahari. We live for eight of our 16 days on a safari ranch. We visit an exclusive rhino orphanage. We observe +2,000 year old human footprints and remains via ATV and hike to the top of a massive sand dune in the Namib Desert. We walk with San bushmen to learn about medicinal plants and animal-tracking. We learn from Namibians by working alongside them in gardens and with cattle. We safari to see giraffes, zebras and elephants, and observe lions feeding.
$3,650 All-inclusive Travel (i.e., airfare, lodging, ground transportation, safaris, rhino orphanage, lion-feeding, Khoisan/San guide fees, wildlife preserve fees, meals, beverages, travel insur., etc.) + ~$2,778 Tuition for 6 Credit hours. 6 CORE Credits: THEO 332 and ENGL 205. Limit 14 Students. $800 deposit secures spot.