2019 Spring Break in Durban 

Join Us in South Africa March 8 – March 16, 2019

Group of nurses posing together


For Students, Alumni, Health & Human Services Professionals, & the Community 

The Office of Academic Travel and COIL (Collaborative Online International Learning) are joining forces with the Nursing Department to offer a one credit travel component for the NUR 254 COIL Collaboration with Durban University of Technology’s (DUT) Department of Nursing, South Africa.

Led by Dr. Ellen Tangney, this class will include:

  • An opportunity to connect with Durban University of Technology’s (DUT) Department of Nursing
  • A service learning component and the opportunity for all participants to act as SUNY Ulster International ambassadors 

  • A survey of community-based education practices 

  • A visit to psychiatric clinics to view local mental health services & community health clinic centers 

  • A visit to traditional healers and health practitioners to observe their holistic approach to healing

You do not need to be registered in NUR 254 to go on this trip.

For more information, contact:

Christopher Seubert
Program Coordinator of Academic Travel

Dusty village scene with small shacks and stadium in background

The Steve Biko Building and logo of Durban University of Technology

Surfers on beach with city of Durban behind them

Sunny village scene with rough shacks and little girl

crowded medical clinic

an African family poses for a selfie with a SUNY student





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