BLUFFTON, Ohio – Luke Hanson, of Somerset, is participating in a Bluffton University cross-cultural experience in San Antonio, Texas, during the month of May.
Hanson, along with other Bluffton students, will visit San Antonio and the Rio Grande Valley along the Mexico border to experience a Tejano culture and issues surrounding immigration and asylum, according to a news release from the university.
Hanson, son of Bo Hanson and Wendy Hanson, is a junior majoring in intervention specialist with a coaching minor. He was a 2018 graduate of Sheridan High School.
This experience will fulfill Bluffton’s undergraduate cross-cultural requirement that must be completed before graduation. Students can either complete a cross-cultural experience or take six credit hours in one foreign language.
Located on a 65-acre residential campus in northwest Ohio, Bluffton University offers more than 80 majors, minors and programs for undergraduate students with nationally accredited programs in dietetics, education, music and social work. Bluffton also offers programs for working adults including degree-completion programs in accounting, business management, social work and RN to BSN as well as graduate programs in business administration (MBA), education and organizational management.