Faculty-Led Study Abroad Trips 2019-2020
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic - OT 590 - October 19-27, 2019 - Dr. Gregory Chown
Belize, Monkey Bay - Physical Therapy in Belize (in conjunction with Bellarmine and Alvernia University) - January 4-13, 2020 - Dr. Robin Zappin and Dr. Gregory Chown
This is a great opportunity for DPT students.
Dingle, Ireland - Interprofessional Experience Spring Break Study Abroad Trip - Sacred Heart University - February 27-March 7, 2020
Please see the faculty leader and and degree requirements for participants:
- Occupation Therapy - Dr. Neil Penny - 5th year
- Nursing - Dr. Vera Brancato - Graduate students
- Healthcare Science - Dr. Mary Ann Durant - Undergraduate
- Athletic Training 0 Dr. Thomas Franek - Graduate Students
This is a great opportunity for students in the majors listed above to engage in cultural/inter-professional immersion.
Paris, France & London, England - Easter Break April 3-13, 2020 - Dr. Jodi Radosh and Dr. Victoria Williams
If you're in the communication or political science departments, you can learn a lot in this short period of time.
Costa Rica - BIO 390 Biodiversty and Ethics of Ecotourism (choose this if you plan for the course to count as an upper-level biology elective or science with lab general education requirement) - May 17-31,2020 - Dr. Eric Recktenwald and Dr. Josh Hayes
Study in the tropical rain forests of Costa Rica and explore the impact of ecotourism and conservation from perspective of the animals who live there.
Grand Manan, Canada - May 24-31, 2020 - Dr. Alicia Sprow
A great program for students in any major who want to participate in a community-based project that focuses on sustainability and includes outdoor adventure activities, service, and research.
Dingle, Ireland - NU 299 Transcultural Nursing - May 23-June 6, 2020 - Dr. Tracy Scheirer
This course examines the health beliefs and societal norms of many cultural groups, including discussions with members of the Dingle Peninsula and Irish traveler communities.
Paris, France - PHI/THE 290 Spirituality and Philosophy in France - June 7-21, 2020 - Dr. Kevin Godfrey and Dr. Janae Sholtz
Students will engage in transformational real-world learning that will help them to become global citizens in the 21st century.
Beifang, China - June 2020 - Dr. Di You
If you are interested in the China program, please contact the Global Engagement Office.
More programs to be announced!