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Mound Bayou, Mississippi

The Legacy of African American Self-Help & Empowerment: Community Welfare in Mound Bayou, Mississippi
SW 498/651
Dr. Susan C. Allen and Dr. Chris Simmons
May 15-23, 2012
Course Fees: $125 plus tuition



Students will begin on the Oxford campus, and will then spend seven days in the Mound Bayou community residing at a community facility.


This course is for social work, history, political science, African American studies, Southern studies, nursing, sociology, and public policy leadership students.


Students will attend on-campus lectures May 15-16.  Site visits and service-learning project component will take place May 17-23.


Students will make their own arrangements to and from Mound Bayou.

How much?

Program cost is standard tuition for 3 credits plus a course fee of $125. Included in the cost are tuition, housing, most meals, site admission fees and tour fees. Study USA application fee, transportation, and personal spending money are excluded from the course fee.

Where can I find more information?

Ole Miss Z!ng Article
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For more information about specific programs or the application process, contact Laura Antonow, Program Director for Study USA at or (662) 915 6511.

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