HCC Students Making a Difference Abroad
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HCC students in partnership with The Mariposa Foundation, began work on repairing and painting decaying schools this week in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Led by Professor of Early Childhood Education, Laurie Noe, the trip combines service learning with a humanities class to offer students a one of a kind experience not found in a traditional classroom.
“Today we’re working on painting a private school in a small town called Cabarete.” Noe said. “Though being near the beach doesn’t hurt.”Read More