The first Global Dominican Academic Exchange (GDAE) of this year was held in the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) from Abril 9-16, 2017, in collaboration with the on campus Student Association, Grupo Quisqueyano (GQ), who served as hosts and introduced the Dominicans to Ivy League student life. This is the second time that a GDAE group visited UPenn.
InteRDom participated in the 11th National Dominican Student Conference (NDSC) hosted by HOLA Babson (Hispanic Organization of Latin Americans) at Babson College in Boston, MA, which was held from March 31st until April 2nd, 2017. GFDD Program joined the college students during the Opportunities Fair and shared information about the InteRDom, Fellows and Global Dominican Academic Exchange Programs (GDAE) programs which are offered throughout the year and promote academic, cultural and professional exchange and growth between the Dominican Republic and the United States. Katy Berndt, GFDD Boston Liason, distributed materials and met with many Dominican college students from all over the country to discuss their academic and career goals for the coming year, and explore the many opportunities the different programs offer.
InteRDom is pleased to announce the location of its next Global Dominican Academic Exchange: The University of Pennsylvania (UPenn). Dominican university students from all disciplines are invited to sign up for this exciting experience, which will be held from April 6 to 19, 2017, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.