Program Activities at Academy

So that Participants get the full benefit of being in Washington, D.C. the Academy organizes the following events. Most events are optional and have an additional cost. All participants are encouraged to participate in these events as well as those that are part of Human Rights Month since these are designed to complement classes.

Night Tour of the Monuments

Night Tour of the Monuments

June 2, 2017

Take a bus tour of Washington DC's most famous monuments as they light up at night. The tour will include the National Mall, the White House, The Smithsonian Museums, the US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial and maybe the FDR and Martin Luther King Jr. Memorials if we have enough time.

Visit to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

Visit to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights

June 5, 2017

Visit the organization in charge of promoting the observance and defense of human rights in the member countries of the Inter-American System. Time: 12:30 - 2PM

Visit to the Main Building of the Organization of American States

Visit to the Main Building of the Organization of American States

June 5, 2017

Visit the organization in charge of promoting the observance and defense of human rights in the member countries of the Inter-American System. Time: 12:30 - 2PM

Barbeque (BBQ buffet)

Barbeque (BBQ buffet)

June 9, 2017

Two weeks completed only one more to go and you deserve a break! Join the Summer Program Staff and Faculty on the AUWCL Quad for a Barbeque Buffet. Time: 6:30 - 9 PM

Closing Reception

Closing Reception

June 16, 2017

Join us for the Certificate ceremony, followed by a reception. Semi-formal/professional attire is encouraged. Time: 7-10 PM