INFORMATION SESSION: Chile & Social Work: Spring 2020 Class and Trip

October 22, 2019 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Social Work Building, 1255 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027, Room 304

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This is the first of four information sessions on Professor Yamile Martí Haidar‘s 3-credit course on Chile and Social Work in Spring 2020, which covers Chilean history and the development of social work in Chile. It includes a trip to Chile during Spring Break. The course will be open to 20 students, who are selected via an application process. Download the application here (PDF, 4 pages); NOTE: Applications are due by FRIDAY NOVEMBER 8, 2019 @6:00 p.m. via email:

Other points to note:

  • Applications are open to all students in all methods, but priority will be given to those who are in their last two semesters of coursework. Spanish is not a prerequisite.
  • All travel costs must be covered by students.
  • Students eligible for financial aid may receive additional money to cover costs from their financial aid package if they are eligible. Questions regarding financial aid should be directed to

If you miss this information session, try to catch one of the other three sessions:

  • Wednesday, October 23, 12:30–1:00 p.m., Room 404
  • Wednesday, October 23, 4:00–4:30 p.m., Room 304
  • Thursday, October 31, 12:30–1:00 p.m., Room 404