Cultural Enrichment in Mexico
Events and excursions designed to enhance your understanding of Mexican culture will take place throughout the program.All Arcadia excursions attach great importance to the notions of safety, experiential learning and cultural understanding. Students taking part in the summer program in Puebla are automatically enrolled in intensive Spanish language and community instruction to afford them with a better understanding of their host country and the community they will be living in. In order to further integrate students into the Mexican community, students will participate in a homestay, where they will experience day-to-day activities and tasks with their host family.
While in Puebla, participants will be enrolled as Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla students, benefitting from all University facilities and amenities.
The program is designed to afford students an opportunity to engage with the community of La Preciosita and to discuss a range of topics relating to contemporary Mexico.