Study Spanish with Stetson in Ecuador this summer

Stetson’s Latin American Studies program is offering a 5-week summer Spanish & culture course in beautiful Cuenca, Ecuador, between May 20 and June 24. The program cost of $4,500 includes housing with an Ecuadoran family, three meals per day and credit for two courses, a Spanish class at a level appropriate for the student (including beginners) and a class in English on the Latin American humanities with a special focus on Ecuador. Program costs also include insurance, all entrance fees, and engaging weekend excursions in southern Ecuador to nearby indigenous communities, ancient ruins, waterfalls, and the El Cajas National Park. Scholarships are available through WORLD (

Interested students should join the “Stetson in Ecuador 2017” ¬†Facebook page at:¬† where they will find numerous photos and videos related to the trip. There will also be an informational meeting on Thursday, Nov. 17, at 4 p.m. in Elizabeth 308. For more information, contact Dr. Robert Sitler at or WORLD.