Category Archives: Belize

Snapshots from Belize

Last summer biochemistry major Roshni Patel (right) helped to launch an important new public health initiative in the U of A’s Faculty-Led Community Development program based in Dangriga, Belize. Roshni and other members of the health team partnered with the … Continue reading

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Arkansas Engineers Abroad: Surveying More Tomorrow

Most students spend their winter break relaxing, visiting with family and friends, and logging a good amount of time on the couch; this winter break, a group of engineering students left their homes early and flew more than 1,300 miles … Continue reading

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Report from Belize

Armin Mortazavi is a sophomore physics and biochemistry major who has already embarked on biophysics and membrane research at the University of Arkansas. A service learning trip to Belize last summer gave him some valuable lessons outside of the lab … Continue reading

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Community Development in Belize

  Devon Hill-Larson is a pre-nursing honors student who will be a sophomore this fall. She plans to write her honors thesis on health care in developing┬ácountries following a service learning trip to Belize. Her future career goals include becoming … Continue reading

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Study Abroad: Ryan Hagedorn, Civil Engineering, and Belize

Ryan Hagedorn, an honors civil engineering student, went to Belize last summer with a mission: partner with the people of Dangriga to create new resources for their community. Below, Ryan describes how his team used their engineering know-how to build … Continue reading

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