Short-Term Faculty-Led Trips

Instructional Design

Short-term study abroad trips provide students with a unique opportunity to complete course requirements through travel and exploration. The number of students who can participate in each trip is limited, so apply early to secure your spot. 

Students selected for these trips are required to enroll in the associated course.

Culture and Literature in Cuba 

Visit Havana and Varadero Beach: May 2018
Cost: $2,200 (includes airfare, accomodations, meals and activities for five full days in Cuba)

Acquaint yourself with Cuban history and culture as you explore the city of Havana and the infamous Varadero Beach. Follow in the footsteps of Hemmingway, and gain an insight into his life in Cuba.

To participate in this trip, students should download and complete an application, which includes a short essay on why they are interested in participating in this trip. 

Biology in the Amazon

Explore the Peruvian Amazon: Spring Break 2018
Cost: $2,500 (includes airfare, accomodations, meals and activities for eight full days in Peru)

Study the biological diversity of the Amazon River and surrounding areas by helping with field research.

To participate in this trip, students should download and complete an application, which includes a short essay on why they are interested in participating in this trip. 

Film in Denmark and Sweden 

Sacndinavian Film and Television in Perspective: Spring Break 2018
Cost: $3,600 (includes airfare, accomodations, meals and activities for six full days in Denmark and Sweden)

Travel to the two most important cities for Scandinavian film and television: Copenhagen and Stockholm. Trace the continuing importance of Norse myth and sagas that have shaped Scandinavian arts and culture. Beginning in Copehagen, students will visit the Danish Film Institutute along with other historical sites, including the Christiansborg Palace, the Round Tower and the harbor where the famous "Little Mermaid" statue resides. Hop aboard a high-speed train and head to the Swedish capital and archipelago of Stockholm, where students will visit Swedish television studios, Old Town Stockholm and the Royal Palace.  To participate in this trip, students should download and complete an application, which includes a short essay on why they are interested in participating in this trip.

For more information on any of these short-term trips, please contact AnneLiese Busch at 407.708.2907.