Botswana, Africa

Map showing botswana's location within africaBotswana is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa. It's land borders Zimbabwe in the northeast, South Africa in the south and southeast and with Namibia to the west.  Learn more about Botswana.

Check out the Botswana Tourism Organization

Students will travel to cities of Gaborone and Molepolole as members of a multidisciplinary academic team. Participants will work with students in local schools on topics selected by local leaders. Topics in the past have centered around bullying and self esteem.

The trip will also include activities designed to expose students to local culture and history.



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Academic Disciplines Participating

Engineering - Dr. J. P. Mohsen
Geography/Geosciences  - Dr. Carol Hanchette
Public Health- Dr. Scott LaJoie - PHPB 650
Sports Administration - Dr. Marion Hamrick
Social Work  - Dr. Lesley Harris

Program Fee


(The Program Fee does not include tuition.)

View Pictures from Past Trips

Watch a UofL video on Botswana