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Are you ready for a life-defining experience?

Study abroad and explore the cultural, geographical and physiological aspects of the life of the Sherpa people while undertaking a challenging physical experience in the mountains of Nepal.

You'll visit Kathmandu and the Khumbu Valley, where you'll trek in a high-altitude environment-as high as 18,540 feet in the shadow of Mount Everest-and witness clear examples of the effects of climate change. You'll also volunteer in a Nepalese orphanage. This trip will raise your expectations of what study abroad can be. Learn more here.


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About Sherpa Life and Culture

Prerequisite: Biology 550: The Biology of Life in the Khumbu
Other requirements: Must be fit, adventurous and ready for a unique cross-cultural experience
Academic credit: 2 semester hours
Majors of interest: Open to any major
Financial aid: Need-based aid may be available
Benefit: Exercise the body and soul on this study abroad trip to Nepal.

Sherpa Life and Culture

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Selinsgrove, PA 17870

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570-372-4697 
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