- These programs take students to study in many locations around the globe, as close as Puerto Rico and as far away as China. Puerto Rico, a territory of the United States, is listed under International Programs because of our expertise in administering short-term travel and study programs.
Caribbean Tropical Ecology in Puerto Rico
January 2 - 23, 2016
A three-week course designed to introduce students to the basics of Caribbean tropical ecology and evolution that will take place in the United States territory of Puerto Rico. The course will involve a mixture of classroom and field-based learning, and include excursions to all the major ecosystems of the Caribbean tropics.
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Tourism, Food & Culture in Spain
July 8 - 25, 2015
You will develop an understanding of Spanish culture focused on the reciprocal historical evolution of society, food, culture, and tourism in Spain.
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Comparative Study Tour: Educational Changes in China
June 18 - July 12, 2015
This comparative study tour will provide students with opportunities to explore the educational system and education reforms in China.
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China Today: Culture, History, & Society
June 9 – June 23, 2015
The focus of this program will be on important current issues that include economic development, urban-rural divide, regional diversity, environmental challenge, and popular culture.
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Entrepreneurship in the U.S. and China
June 9 - 23, 2015
This course will offer students an in-depth look at how business is conducted in China, the impact of Chinese culture on business practice, and potential business opportunities there.
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Maya Archaeology Field School in Belize
June 18 - July 12, 2015
Students will be conducting support population studies (survey, mapping, and excavation) at several localities, small site excavation, and the excavation of agricultural features.
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Conflict Transformation Across Borders
June 10 - 30, 2015
This program in Ecuador is designed to equip students with practical tools, knowledge, and hands-on experience to understand the complexities of conflicts within and across border regions, and the types of interventions that can be used to transform these conflicts.
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Paris: a Living Textbook
July 5 - 25, 2015
This program is a unique three-week summer educational program designed to immerse participants in French language and culture through thematic projects and engagement in service learning in Paris, famed City of Light.
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Athens and Beyond: Greek Art and Architecture
June 13 - 24, 2015
Immerse yourself in the art and architecture of ancient Greece by studying in the land where it was created!
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Food and Culture: The Italian Experience
May 30 - June 14, 2015
The course will be an intensive, full-immersion academic and cultural exploration centered on the theme of Food and Culture in the perfectly preserved, magical medieval city of Siena.
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The Holocaust: Historical Contexts
June 1 - 30, 2015
The program will take students to a number of the most notable Holocaust sites on Polish soil, where they will also meet with scholars, historians and key figures in Poland today.
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Theatre in London
May 26 - July 8, 2015
The program offers students the opportunity to study intensively English theatre and then travel to the great city of London, international center for theatre and the arts, to experience first-hand original dramatic productions.
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Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico
Caribbean Studies Summer Institute: Caribbean Society and Culture in Comparative Perspective
June 8 - July 5, 2015
This 4 week Caribbean Studies Summer Institute offers students an interdisciplinary approach integrating sociological, anthropological, and historical perspectives to the study of Caribbean society and culture.
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