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New Brock Experience to send students to the border to see immigration in action

Some of the latest changes to Longwood University are not in the physical construction of the campus, but the new potential courses that are being made available to students. The Brock Experiences program was started in 2016 as a way of making traveling courses that will take trips all over the United States, as well as one that will bring students to the Arctic Circle.

One of the first two Brock Experiences courses is the Borderlines class, available for the summer of 2018. The class will focus on immigration, splitting time between Richmond and Tucson, Arizona. In both locations, students will interact with and learn about the local immigrant communities.

Spanish professor Dr. Renee Gutiérrez and criminal justice professor Dr. Connie Koski. Gutiérrez held an information session on the class on Monday, Feb. 5 for any interested potential students. This meeting had a very light attendance, though Gutiérrez said at least 15

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