While there, they will engage in a comparison of the indigenous cultures and the effects of westernization in these areas. The trip will include visits to the Mayan ruins and Lake Lago De Atitlan, an area of Guatemala virtually untouched by western culture. Gregory Morris, assistant professor of sociology will accompany the students on the trip.
Junior Vighuitiben Desai, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jayantilal Desai, freshman Emily Ferguson, daughter of Bob and Judy Ferguson and sophomore Valerie Joplin, daughter of David and Amber Joplin, will be among the 23 students at BVU traveling to Europe.
Read the rest of this article in the 12/07 Pilot Tribune.