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.

Chart last updated: 11.7.18, 9:59 a.m.

OPEN programs have spots open and are accepting rolling applications from the brochure page, linked for each program.

WAIT LISTED programs are full but accepting applications for the wait list. Apply to be added to the wait list by applying for the program, linked below for each.

CLOSED programs are full and will not reopen for application.

CANCELED programs will not run in academic year 2018-2019, but may be offered in future terms.

Spring 2019 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:

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 10:50 a.m.-12 p.m.

Program Leader(s):

Olivia Choplin

$3,200

Cost breakdown

CANCELED


 

 

GBL 362 India and South Asia: Democracy, Development, Diplomacy and Conflict in Historical Perspective

Brochure and application 

  • Civilization or Society
  • Advanced studies
  • Political science elective

Academic catalog

Course Time:

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:25-2:05 p.m.

Program Leader(s):

Jason Kirk

$4,500
Cost breakdown

Email Rhonda Waller if you’re interested!


 

 


Fall 2018 Travel-Embedded Courses

GBL 281 Iceland: Crucible of Fire and Ice – Nature, Culture, and Authenticity

Brochure and application

  • Expression

Academic catalog

Course Time:

Mondays 3:55-5:25 p.m.

Program Leader(s):

Martin Fowler

$3,600

Cost breakdown

CANCELED

 


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

Carol Smith

$4,300

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


 


Winter Term 2019 Programs

GBL 234 Australia and New Zealand Film

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Expression (non-literature)

Academic catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 134: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Staci Saltz

$8,950

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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):

Rissa Trachman

$7,700

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


COR 446 Austria, Germany, & Hungary: Lives of the Great Composers

Open only to third- and fourth-year students.

Brochure and application

 

  • Core Capstone Seminar (meets ELR requirement)
  • German studies elective

Academic Catalog

 

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 126: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

Program Leader(s):

Matt Buckmaster

 

$5,900

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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

 

$5,100

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


ACC/BUS/FIN 277: Business In The Pacific Rim

Brochure and application

  • ACC or BUS or FIN elective
  • Asian Studies minor

Academic catalog TBD

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 177: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

Program Leader(s):

Raj Gupta

Sharon Hodge

 

$6,950

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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

Xiaolin Duan

$7,100

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


Costa Rica: HSS 382 Practicum/PHS 381 Practicum

Brochure and Application

  • HSS or PHS practicum

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 138: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday

Program Leader(s):

Judy Esposito

Katherine Johnson

$4,550

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


GBL 268 Costa Rica Unplugged: Sustainable Ecotourism

Brochure and application

  • Society
  • Latin America studies elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 168: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Mark Enfield

$5,400

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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. Tuesdays

Program Leader(s):

Vanessa Bravo

Alex Luchsinger

Cost TBD

CANCELED

 


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

$4,900

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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

 

$5,100

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


GBL 205 ESPN: From Bristol to Beyond

Brochure and application

  • Hours toward graduation

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 105 5:30 – 7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

Program Leader(s):

David Bockino

$4,500

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


GBL 267 France: Eat, Pray, Love: Sacred Space & the Place of Religion

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Expression (non-literature)

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 167: 3:05-4:45 p.m. Fridays

Program Leader(s):

L.D. Russell

Patti Burns

$7,650

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


GBL 290 Ghana: Performing Arts in Cultural Context

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Expression (non-literature)
  • AAAS Elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

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

Program Leader(s):

Jason Aryeh

MarQuita Barker

$6,500

Cost breakdown

CANCELED

 


GBL 247 Ghana: West African History & Culture

Brochure and application

  • Civilization or Society
  • AAAS Elective

Academic Catalog

Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

GBL 147: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Thursdays

Program Leader(s):

Brian Digre

Mussa Idris

$5,400

Cost breakdown

CLOSED

 


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):

     

    $7,200

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


     

    GBL 246 Greece: Classics in Context

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization
    • Classical studies elective

    Academic Catalog

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

    Program Leader(s):

    Hui-Hua Chang

     

    $6,800

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 262 From Gutenberg to the Web: Media’s Impact on Western Civilization

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • German studies elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 162: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Anthony Hatcher

    Richard Landesberg

     

    $6,250

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    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

    CLOSED

     


    PHS 381 India: Public Health Practicum

    Brochure and application

    • Public health practicum
    • Public health elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 169: 8:00-9:10 a.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Amanda Tapler

    $4,900

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 236 India: Science, Education, & Development

    Brochure and application

    • Society or Non-lab Science
    • Asian Studies elective
    • Service Learning

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:
    GBL 136: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):
    Jan Mays

    $6,200

    Cost breakdown

    CANCELED

     


    GBL 286 India’s Identities: Religion, Caste, and Gender in Contemporary South India

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • WGSS elective
    • Asian studies elective
    • Interreligious studies elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:
    GBL 186: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Amy Allocco

    Brian Pennington

    $4,300

    Cost Breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    BUS 271: Innovation in Israel

    Brochure and application

    • TBD

    Academic Catalog TBD

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar

    Program Leader(s):

    Alyssa Martina

    $5,650

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 259 Ireland: Literature, Culture, & History

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Expression (literature requirement)
    • English elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 159: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Mondays

    Program Leader(s):

    Kevin Bourque

    Kim Pyne

    $5,800

    Cost Breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    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

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar: 

    GBL 126: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s)

    Brandon Essary

    Matt Buckmaster

     

    $5,450

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 297 Malawi: The Warm Heart of Africa

    Brochure and application

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

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 197: 8:00- 9:10 a.m. Tuesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Joan Barnatt

    Heidi Hollingsworth

    $6,500
    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 233 Mediterranean: East Meets West

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 133: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Mark Kurt

    Tina Das

    $7,200

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    COR 416 New York City: Wealth & Poverty

    Open only to third- or fourth-year students.

    Brochure and application

    • Elon Core Curriculum
    • GST Capstone Seminar

    Academic Catalog

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    Toddie Peters

    Cost TBD

    CANCELED

     


    GBL 266 New Zealand: Adventure-Based 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

    Evan Small

    $6,750

    CLOSED

     


    BIO 355 Panama: Field Biology

    Brochure and application

    • Science (laboratory science) or Advanced studies
    • Biology elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 135: 5:30- 7:10 p.m. Tuesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Jen Hamel

    David Vandermast

     

    $5,800

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 231 Peru: The Living Heritage of the Andes

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • Latin America studies elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 131: 5:30- 7:10 p.m. Mondays

    Program Leader(s):

    Prudence Layne

    Rod Parks

    $6,300

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 244 Spain and Morocco: Historical & Contemporary Encounters

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 144: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Mondays

    Program Leader(s):

    Ketevan Kupatadze

    Mayte De Lama

     

    $6,000

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 230 The Call of South Africa

    Brochure and application

    • Expression (lit) or Society
    • AAAS elective
    • Peace & Conflict Studies elective
    • Service Learning

    Academic Catalog

     

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:
    GBL 130: 8:00-9:40 a.m. Thursdays

    Program Leader(s):
    Prudence Layne

    Rodney Parks

    $6,200

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    COM 366 The Sundance Film Festival Experience

    Brochure and application

    • COM elective

    Academic Catalog

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    Jason McMerty

    $3,500

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    ENS 321: Urban Ecology – Ecology of the New South

    Brochure and application

    • Science (laboratory) or Advanced studies

    Academic Catalog

    No Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar.

    Program Leader(s):

    Janet MacFall

    Nancy Harris

    $2,100

    Cost breakdown

    CANCELED

     


    GBL 248 Vietnam: Business and Culture of Vietnam

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization or Society
    • Asian Studies elective

    Academic Catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar: 

    GBL 148: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Todd Stonitsch

    Jongwan Bae

    $5,900

    Cost breakdown

    CLOSED

     


    GBL 251 World War II in Europe: Daily Life in a Time of War

    Brochure and application

    • Civilization
    • German Studies elective
    • Jewish Studies Minor elective

    Academic catalog

    Fall Prerequisite Preparatory Seminar:

    GBL 151: 5:30-7:10 p.m. Wednesdays

    Program Leader(s):

    Michele Kleckner

    Andrea Sinn

    $6,600

    Cost breakdown

    CANCELED

     


     


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