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Alumni GO! Navajo: Application Deadline
Global Outreach Immersion Service in the Navajo Nation

Friday, 23 March 2012 | 5 p.m. (application deadline)
Trip dates: Friday, 20 April 2012 – Thursday, 26 April 2012
Navajo Nation | Shiprock, N.M.

The application deadline has been extended until Friday, 23 March.

Alumni GO! Navajo allows recent Fordham graduates an opportunity to take part in a Global Outreach service project among the native peoples of New Mexico. The team will partner with Via International to work for and alongside the local native people. Time will be spent assisting with farm and ranch work, supporting land restoration and water conservation efforts and learning regional traditions and history. Participants will take part in a rich cross-cultural exchange, meeting indigenous tribal leaders while learning and participating in native customs. A sample seven-day trip itinerary can be found on this webpage.

Admission to this project is granted on a first-come, first-serve basis upon the receipt of a completed application and $50 deposit. Applications can be downloaded here. Checks can be sent to the following address.

Fordham University
Office of Alumni Relations
Attn: Tim Dinneen
888 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019

The cost of this project is $770 per person. This does not include roundtrip airfare to and from Albuquerque, N.M. There will be many opportunities to fundraise towards the cost of this project; details to follow.

For more information on the Global Outreach program and the foundational pillars of Global Outreach—Social Justice, Spirituality, Simple Living, Community—you can visit the GO! website here.

View a sample itinerary.
Learn about the four pillars of Global Outreach.

Download the application.

For more information, contact Tim Dinneen at (212) 636-7068 or tdinneen@fordham.edu.

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