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Belize 2013

The study abroad group visiting Lamanai  Mayan ruins.

The study abroad group visiting Lamanai Mayan ruins.

On December 14, 2013, Northwood University sent a group of five students to study abroad in Belize with Professor Robert Harris.

Posing on the mask temple.

Posing on the mask temple.

During this six-day long trip, the group did various activities from viewing the Mayan ruins, to snorkeling, to hiking the country’s rain forests.

Steve and Nate stopping for a quick photo while hiking in the rain forest.

Steve and Nate stopping for a quick photo while hiking in the rain forest.

Cristin and Carrie on the Caribbean Sea.

Cristin and Carrie on the Caribbean Sea.

Through this, the business students were taught the importance of Eco-Tourism, that is, the importance of being friendly to our Earth in our business and tourism endeavors.

(From Left) Will, Cristin, Steven, Carrie, and Nate hiking in the rain forrest.

(From Left) Will, Cristin, Steven, Carrie, and Nate hiking in the rain forest.

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