Study Abroad Seminar in Italy
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, University-sponsored faculty-led study abroad programs are on hold. We look forward to the return of a robust travel program schedule at WNE.
Discover a unique ITALIAN experience!
Do you want to study in Italy this summer? Now is the time to plan for enrollment! The College of Arts and Sciences is offering two outstanding opportunities in two dynamic summer Study Abroad Programs in Italy. Students will live and attend classes in either Florence or Sorrento and obtain 6 WNE credits. Both programs include amazing tours, spectacular site visits, and allow students to immerse themselves into the Italian culture.
Ciao—and we hope to see you in Italy this summer!
Students interested in participating should contact Professor Dan Bevacqua at email@example.com for details on Florence or Professor Brenda Garton-Sjoberg at firstname.lastname@example.org for information on Sorrento.
Courses Offered: Florence
Italian Culture Through Language
Courses Offered: Sorrento
CUL 224: Italian Culture
Since the rise and fall of the Roman Empire, historical and political events manifested a wide range of cultural phenomena and transformations leading up to the Unification of Italy in 1861. The demographic, economic, and sociological differences and complexities leave Italians still attempting to establish a national identity. This course will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of ancient and modern Italy, Italian culture, and the Italians.
COMM 340: Business Communication
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What will I see in Italy?
Excursions in Sorrento include:
- Amalfi Coast
- Naples and Sorrento
- Olive Oil Factory tour
- Gelato Laboratory
- Pompeii ruins
- Italian Cooking class
How can I participate?
Students must be in good academic standing to participate in study abroad opportunities. Students participating in year-long or semester-long study abroad programs must satisfy the specific grade point average required by the foreign university they will be attending.
Want to Learn More?
For more information, contact:
Dr. Josie Brown-Rose, Assistant Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Assistant Director of the Study Abroad Program
Dr. Saeed Ghahramani, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Director of the Study Abroad Program
Got Your Passport? Don’t forget to apply now for your passport to be ready to take advantage of this unique educational/travel opportunity.