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Remember the removal: bike ride, ASB program

Remember the removal: bike ride, ASB program

April 12, 2017

The Alternative Spring Break (ASB) program at NEIU offered 10 students the opportunity to volunteer ...

NEIU Students had an Eye-Opening Experience in Guatemala

Kristen Conradi, Business Manager

April 12, 2013

Filed under Neighborhood

The Student Leadership and Development (SLD) office offered four Alternative Spring Break service trips to students this semester. Trip options included driving to the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma, flying to Arizona near the Mexico border, a local trip to the Bronzeville Community of Chicago, and an unforgettable international...

Alternative Spring Break 2012 – Guatemala

Shantrell Rogers, Staff Writer

April 27, 2012

Filed under Arts & Life

  San Miguel Escobar is a neighborhood where people greet strangers as if they were long lost friends. One walk down the cobblestone streets and you’re instantly transported back in time to the colonial days. 10 Northeastern Illinois University students were selected to go to Ciudad Vieja, Guatemala, the city where...