The information below is subject to change at any time as the Global Education Center (GEC) receives new applications, cancellations, or change forms.

For the most up-to-date information, contact the GEC in Global Commons 360 or by phone at 336.278.6700.

Linked below for each program is the course listing, prerequisite course description, cost breakdown, and brochure and application.  The brochure lists a tentative itinerary and additional policy and contact information.

April 4, 8 a.m. to April 8, 4 p.m.: Change period. Students that applied by the Early Action deadline can change into an open program by completing a Change Form in the Global Education Center, Global Commons 360.

April 9, 8 a.m.: Rolling period begins. All programs with open spots will reopen for application. New applications will be reviewed on a rolling and space-available basis.

September 2, 11:59 p.m.: Final application deadline.

Learn more from the DEADLINES page.

Last updated 4/23/19, 1:58 P.M.


Fall 2019 Travel-Embedded Courses

COR 331 Peru: Wilderness and Adventure Therapy

Open only to third- or fourth-year students.

Brochure and application

  • Core Capstone Seminar

Does NOT meet ELR requirement.

Academic catalog

Course Time:

Mondays 5:30-9:00 p.m.

Program Leader(s):

Dr. Rodney Parks

$3,850

Cost breakdown

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Winter Term 2020 Programs

GBL 204 Arizona US/Mexico Borderlands: Culture, Environment, and Immigration

Brochure and application

 

  • Civilization

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 104: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Thursdays

Program Leader(s):

Sandy Marshall

Shayna Mehas

 

$3,900

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


GBL 256 Australia: The Stolen Generation

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Society
  • Sociology elective
  • Anthropology elective

Academic catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 156: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Raj Ghoshal

Rena Zito

 

 

$7,650

Cost breakdown

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GBL 245 Barbados: Culture, Politics & Society

Brochure and application

 

  • Civilization or Society
  • AAAS elective
  • Latin American studies elective
  • WGSS elective

Academic catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 145: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

*Meets the second half of fall semester only

Program Leader(s):

Joyce Davis

Damion Blake

 

$5,150

Cost breakdown

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GBL 208 Boston: Mindful America, Mindful Elon

Brochure and application

  • Society

 

No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar

Program Leader(s):

Julie Lellis

 

Cost TBD

CANCELLED

 


BUS/FIN 277: Business In The Pacific Rim

Brochure and application

  • BUS or FIN elective
  • Asian Studies elective

 

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 177: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

Program Leader(s):

Raj Gupta

 

$6,950

Cost breakdown

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HSS 382 Bolivia Practicum

Brochure and application

  • HSS practicum
  • Society

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 138:  3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

Program Leader(s):

Carmen Monico

 

$5300

Cost breakdown

CANCELLED

 


GBL 280 China: The Flying Dragon

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Society
  • Asian studies elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 180:  5:30-7:10 p.m. Thursdays

Program Leader(s):

Honglin Xiao

David Fletcher

$7,100

Cost breakdown

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GBL 252 Costa Rica: Language, Culture and Ecotourism

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Society
  • Latin American studies elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 152: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

Program Leader(s):

Vanessa Bravo

Micheal Matthews

Cost $5,200

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


GBL 202 Disney: Happiest Place? The Science of Happiness

Brochure and application

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 102: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

Program Leader(s):

Alexis Franzese

$5,300

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


GBL 298 Dominican Republic: Baseball & Tourism

Brochure and application

 

  • Civilization or Society

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 198: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

Program Leader(s)

Mark Cryan

Kirsten Doehler

 

$5,250

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


ENG 257 England: Literary Landscapes

Brochure and application

  • Expression (literature)

 

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 157: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Kathy Lyday

Paula Patch

$5,350 (airfare is not included)

Cost breakdown

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GBL 205 ESPN: From Bristol to Beyond

Brochure and application

  • Hours toward graduation

Academic Catalog

No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

Program Leader(s):

David Bockino

$5,600

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


GBL 290 Ghana: Performing Arts in Cultural Context

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Expression (non-literature)

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 190: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Jason Aryeh

Deidra Smith

$6,500

Cost breakdown

OPEN

 


GBL 247 Ghana: West African History & Culture

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Society
  • AAAS Elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 147: 8-9:10 a.m. Thursdays

Program Leader(s):

Amy Johnson

Cost TBD

OPEN

 


GBL 296 Great Structures of Europe: Technology & History

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or non-lab Science

Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:
    GBL 196: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays
    *Meets the second half of fall semester only
    Program Leader(s):

     

    $7,400

    Cost breakdown

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    GBL 246 Greece: Classics in Context

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization
    • Classical studies minor elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:
    GBL 146: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Hui-Hua Chang

    Mary Knight-McKenna

     

    $6,400

    Cost breakdown

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    GBL 206 Hawai’i: Nation or State?

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 106: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler

    Cassie Kircher

    $5,500

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    GBL 236 India: Education and Development

    Brochure and application

    • Society or Science (non-lab)
    • Asian Studies elective
    • Teaching & Learning elective

    Academic catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 136: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Mondays

    Program Leader(s):

    Terry Tomasek

    Martin Kamela

    Cost $6,000

    OPEN

     


    PHS 381 India: Public Health Practicum

    Brochure and application

    • Public health practicum
    • Public health elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 169: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Mondays

    Program Leader(s):

    Amanda Tapler

    $4,900

    Cost breakdown

    OPEN

     


    GBL 207 Iowa: The Trail Starts Here

    Brochure and application

    • Society

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    Richard Landesberg

    Mark Dalhouse

    $3,000

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    GBL 259 Ireland: Literature, Culture, & History

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Expression (literature requirement)

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 159: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

    Program Leader(s):

    Kevin Bourque

    Erin Pearson

    $5650

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    COR 463 Italy: Dante’s Inferno: From Poetry to Video Games

    Open only to third- and fourth-year students.

    Brochure and application

    • Core Capstone seminar

    Does NOT meet ELR requirement.

    Academic Catalog link coming soon

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s)

    Brandon Essary

     

    $5,150

    Cost breakdown

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    GBL 258/ENG 255 Italy: Myths, Mafia and Migration

    Brochure and application

    • Expression (literature)
    • ENG elective

     

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 158: 5:30- 7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Barbara Gordon

    Kevin Boyle

    $6,500
    Cost breakdown

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    GBL 297 Malawi: The Warm Heart of Africa

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • Teaching & Learning elective
    • AAAS elective
    • service learning

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 197: 5:30- 7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    John Pickett

    Jan Mays

    $6,500

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    GBL 233 Mediterranean: East Meets West

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 133: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

    Program Leader(s):

    Tina Das

    Jennifer Platania

    $6,400

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    GBL 203 Miami: Ecology and Conservation

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization
    • Lab science

     

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 103: 8:00- 9:10 a.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    David Vandermast

    $4,200

    Cost breakdown

    CANCELLED

     


    GBL 266 New Zealand: Critically Engaged Ecotourism

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • Adventure-based learning elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 166: 8:00- 9:10 a.m. Fridays

    Program Leader(s):

    Carol Smith

    Phil Miller

     

    $6,750

    WAIT LIST


    GBL 244 Spain and Morocco: Historical & Contemporary Encounters

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Expression

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 144: 3:05- 4:45 p.m. Fridays

    Program Leader(s):

    Mayte De Lama

    Sophie Adamson

    Cost $6,200

    WAIT LIST

     


    COM 366 The Sundance Film Festival Experience

    Brochure and application

    • COM elective

    Academic Catalog

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    J McMerty

    $3,500

    Cost breakdown

    WAIT LIST

     


    COR 331 Tanzania: Wilderness & Adventure Therapy

    Brochure and application

    • Core Capstone Seminar

    Does NOT meet ELR requirement

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    Rodney Parks

    Kelly Reimer

    $4,150

    Cost breakdown

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    Spring 2020 Travel-Embedded Courses

    French 222: Canada, Montreál, Québec: Les histoires qu’on se raconte “The stories we tell”

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization
    • Art history elective
    • World language

    Academic catalog

    Course Time: TBD

    Program Leader(s):

    Olivia Choplin


     


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