Wilkes University students, faculty and staff traveled to the Dominican Republic on an alternative spring break trip to teach English to schoolchildren and the larger community. Pictured on the trip in the first row, from left to right, are Wilkes student
Wilkes University Students Serve Community in the Dominican Republic
2014 Apr 3Seven Wilkes University students participated in an alternative spring break trip to the Dominican Republic. Alternative spring break offers students an opportunity to perform community service while experiencing a different culture and developing their leadership, teamwork, and critical thinking skills. There they taught English to children from public and private schools and members of the larger community.