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Oh, the places they went!

From exciting co-​​op expe­ri­ences to rich Dia­logue of Civ­i­liza­tions pro­grams, North­eastern stu­dents explored their dis­ci­plines and new cul­tures across the globe this summer.

  • Fifth-year international business majors David Kando (right) and Caleb Winship (left) teach technology and introduce the internet to students while on co-op in Guatemala working at the sustainable development organization Li Ch'utam. Photo by AP Images.

  • Northeastern students gather around an old playground in the township of Khayelitsha while on a site visit with the South African Red Cross Society. Courtesy of Social Enterprise Institute.

  • Northeastern filmmaking students on Dialogue in the U.K. playfully cast themselves as a human Stonehenge.

  • Northeastern students take pictures while experiencing the mosaic sculptures while on a Dialogue of Civilizations in Jaimanitas, Cuba. Photo by Dan McCarthy.

  • Northeastern staff member Laurie Nelson interacts with children from Nyanga township of Sibongile Children's Home in the Cape Flats region of South Africa. Courtesy of Social Enterprise Institute.

  • Fifth-year industrial engineering major Shuntaro Okuzawa (center) did a co-op at IBM Manila in the Philippines. Photo by AP Images.

  • Northeastern students Harrison Ackerman and Emily Miles with a local student from INTECC (Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo) interview a Haitian associate in Hato Mayor, Dominican Republic while on a Social Enterprise Institute field study program. Courtesy of Social Enterprise Institute.

  • Fifth-year international business major Caleb Winship plays soccer with a child while on co-op in Guatemala working at the sustainable development organization Li Ch'utam. Photo by AP Images.

  • Northeastern students try their hands at gamelan - a traditional bronze gong - during a Balinese performing arts Dialogue in Indonesia.

  • On a Dialogue of Civilizations pro­gram, Northeastern students studied photography and art history in Venice. Photo by Dana Mueller.

  • Northeastern University alumna Emily Turner interviewing a Haitian associate in the Dominican Republic while on a Social Enterprise Institute field study program. After graduating with a minor in Social Entrepreneurship, Emily is now working for Root Capital, a leading social impact investing firm remotely from Chiapas, Mexico.

  • Northeastern University neuroscience undergraduate, Andre Lira, is seen at Goldsmiths College, east London on Wednesday, June 20th 2012. where he has completed a six month course of study in Music, Mind and Brain run by Professor Daniel Mullensiefen. Photo by AP Images.

  • Northeastern students and local children view an open-air play performed by a community youth group on the topic of gender-based violence while on a Dialogue of Civilizations in Nairobi.

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