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  • Ghanaian Cuisine Course in Photos

    One of the best ways to experience and learn about a new culture is to eat the local cuisine, just like Darwin did in Madrid, Spain in A Taste of Pride; and if you’re up for it, you can learn how to cook like a local, too! Our program in...

  • Accra, Ghana: Quotes on Quotes

    We can sit here, write down, and share with you all about how awesome a place Accra, Ghana is, but as the legendary LeVar Burton from Reading Rainbow used to say, “… you don’t have to take my word for it.“ Here’s what 8...

  • A Glimpse into USAC Accra, Ghana Orientation: Day 3

    Catch up with Sabrina’s journal entries: Day 1 & Day 2 — Day 3 This was the group’s first breakfast in Ghana. We were taken to this small catering place/restaurant on campus that seemed pretty hidden away, but I was told locals...

  • A Glimpse into USAC Accra, Ghana Orientation: Day 2

    Read the first installment of this blog series: A Glimpse into USAC Accra, Ghana Orientation: Day 1 Excerpts taken from Sabrina’s journal entries during her site visit to our USAC Accra, Ghana program. Sabrina currently works with us at the USAC...

  • A Glimpse into USAC Accra, Ghana Orientation: Day 1

    Excerpts taken from Sabrina’s journal entries during her site visit to our USAC Accra, Ghana program. Sabrina currently works with us at the USAC Central Office in the Marketing Department. Akwaaba! Welcome! This word is on many signs at the...

  • A Glimpse into USAC Accra, Ghana Orientation: Day 4

    *There’s still time to sign-up for Ghana Summer Session II & Fall semester 2015! At breakfast, I heard that the seamstress came to the dorms at night and many of the girls got measured and picked out cloth for their first Ghanaian dress....

  • “Whatever Happens to My Neighbor Can Happen to Me” -A Cultural Experience of Ghana

    The following is an excerpt from Emily Chamberlain’s blog from her time with USAC in Accra, Ghana for Spring 2013.  Throughout my stay I had many Africans apologize to me when I have clumsily tripped over myself or been hurt in some way. I...

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App. Deadlines

Summer I or I & II: Apr. 1

Summer II: May 1

Fall or Year: May 1

Spring: Nov. 1

Eligibility

Summer

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Sem/Year

Minimum GPA: 2.5

Minimum class standing: Sophomore

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