Please join Canisius College President John J. Hurley and Dr. Timothy Wadkins, Professor of Religious Studies and Director of the Institute for Global Engagement for a “Road Less Traveled” alumnae/life-long learner seminar in El Salvador and Guatemala.
This seminar will include visits to: Mayan ruins; Catholic and Mayan spiritualities in the ancient villages along Lake Atitlan in Guatemala; old colonial towns; Guatemalan and Salvadoran civil war memorial sites where Catholic bishops, priests and peasants were martyred; social service agencies dealing with issues such as street children, homelessness and gang violence; Catholic cathedrals; Pentecostal mega-churches; and congregations engaged in various kinds of social service. Along the way there will be presentations by experts in various fields and a musical concert by a renowned Salvadoran folk singer. There will also be optional opportunities for activities such as hiking, shopping, touring a coffee plantation, and golf. Don’t miss this unique continuing education opportunity.
For more information please visit canisius.edu/IGSOR or contact Dr. Wadkins at 716.888.2824 or [email protected]