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  • Locations: Saint-Louis, Senegal
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Eligibility: Please see below for requirements.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 01/31/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Credit Offered:
Program Advisor:
Preston Drane
Sponsoring College:
College of Arts and Sciences
Program Description:
Senegal Trip on Schistosomiasis SRT  




Program Description

Students will be conducting research in Senegal.  Sampling will be perform in different villages in the regions of St-Louis and Louga. We will conduct field work in villages to study the effect of agriculture on Schistosomiasis and proceed samples in the lab located in the city of St-Louis. Field work will include among other tasks, sampling water point’s animal and plants, testing water quality and other environmental variables, measuring crop production and landscape characteristics, and surveying villagers.