Cuenca is known for textiles and folk art
Mild and warm during the day and cool at night
achachai = how cold!
chuta = an interjection similar to “darn!”
no más = go ahead
*Dates subject to change.
January 20 – 25 – Pre-departure training in Houston and in-country briefing in Ecuador.
February – Daily: morning Spanish classes, afternoon Spanish activities. First group workshop takes place.
March – Internship begins. Second group workshop takes place. First excursion with your group. Begin planning your community service project.
April – Internship daily. Third group workshop takes place. Continue working on community service project. Semana Santa – spring break.
May – Internship daily. Second group excursion. Despedidas and debriefing.
May 31 – Gap participants depart.