Tentative Travel Dates: April 25-May 9, 2020 (Dates are subject to change based on airfare)
Participants will spend a few days teaching English to children in schools, volunteer at the Disability Foundation, learn about Agrotourism, harvest sea salt from the ocean with local villagers, climb an active volcano, visit a monkey forest, and tour a coffee plantation. This program will expose students to the Balinese Culture and Hindu Religion. Hiking rice terraces and taking an organic cooking lesson will also be experienced. Open to Students, Alumni, Staff and Faculty.
To be eligible you must:
- Be at least 18 years old
- Be in compliance with department and college policies and free of disciplinary action or progressive discipline action
- Have or be able to obtain a valid U.S. Passport by January/February, 2020
Additional eligibility requirements for STUDENTS:
- Be declared in a Gateway Associate Degree or Diploma
- Have completed 6 credits
- Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 (on a 4-point scale) in declared program.
- Be able to provide two (2 letters of recommendation from Gateway faculty)
- Be available for an interview in November 2019
Additional eligibility requirements for STAFF:
- Have been hired prior to December 31, 2018
- Approved Activity Request from your Dean/Supervisor
- Subject to availability
Successful candidates will have the social maturity to represent the U.S. and Gateway abroad, work well in a team environment, and be able to handle uncertainty.