Group of ASU students hiking in the background with two penguins in the foreground in Antarctica

Where can you hike a glacier, count seabirds, do a polar plunge and also directly dig into topics of ecotourism and geopolitics? If you guessed Antarctica, you are correct. On Dec.10, 2018, seven students, two ASU faculty and one ASU staff member embarked on an adventure only four U.S. universities ever have: They boarded a ship in Ushuaia, Argentina, and sailed to Antarctica for an intense, 10-day study abroad research expedition.

 

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