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MOA’s Exhibit: Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

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  September 16 – December 12, 2014   Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00am – 4:30pm   EXHIBIT: Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead.  The exhibit’s centerpiece is a      traditional ofrenda, an altar with food and beverage offerings, […] Read more »

Study Abroad Fair

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Study Abroad Fair Tuesday, September 23, 2014 11:00am – 4:00pm 401 Benson Center Don’t miss this chance to meet representatives from Wake Forest and Affiliate programs!

Cuba WFU Summer Program

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Wake Forest University’s Cuba summer program is based in the beautiful capital city, Havana. The mixture of urban districts and colonial architecture in Havana provides an ideal setting to capture the rich and diverse culture and art of Cuban society. Among the many exciting places in Havana, are the residential and theater district in Vedado, the financial […] Read more »

Disasters with Borders: The Impact of the “Haitian” Earthquake in a Dominican Border Town

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The January 12, 2010 earthquake that destroyed Port-au-Prince and its surrounding areas is one of the worst disasters in recent history.  While the earthquake and cholera epidemic’s consequences in Haiti received considerable attention, very little is known about how these disasters impacted communities in the Dominican Republic. Dr. Tess Kulstad, Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology, […] Read more »

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