Study Abroad with the Honors Program Updates

A reminder about our upcoming study abroad and exchanges information sessions. During 2013-2014 Honors will offer faculty-led programs in Italy, Berlin & Spain, Sierra Leone, and Bangalore; and direct exchanges to Argentina, Netherlands, and Tokyo.

Credit available includes Honors core credit (areas of knowledge designated) as well as departmental credits (program specific, please see individual program websites below):

Italy: Rome, Florence, Pisa, Tivoli, and Bomarzo. Summer A term 2013
“Art, Identity, and Structures of Exchange in Rome and Italy”
Information session:
Monday, Dec.3, 5:00-6:00 p.m., MGH 206 (Honors Multipurpose Room)

Sierra Leone, Africa, Summer A term 2013

“Ethnographic Methods and Cultural Production”
Information Sessions:
Monday, Dec. 3, 2-3 pm, Honors Library, MGH 211E
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 10:30-11:30, Honors Library, MGH 211E

Berlin-Spain, Summer A term, 2013

“Social and Artistic Reflections of Youth Unemployment in the Euro zone”
Information Sessions:
Thursday, Dec. 6th, 4:30-5:30 PM, Honors Library, MGH 211E
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 12:00-1:00, Honors Seminar Room, MGH 211B
Friday, Feb. 1, 12:00-1:00, Honors Seminar Room, MGH 211B

Bangalore, India, Summer B term, 2013 (a joint program offered through Honors and CHID)
“Social Justice and NGO Activism”
Information sessions:
Tuesday Dec 4, 12-1, MGH 211 E (Honors Library)
Wed., Jan. 16, 12-1, B102, Honors Suite, MGH 211

Rome, Italy, Autumn Quarter, 2013
(a joint program offered through Honors and the College of Environment)
“Rome and the Sea: Exploring Environmental Management through Science and Culture”
Information Sessions: TBA

Direct Exchanges, Information Sessions (Netherlands, Argentina, and Berlin)

Information Sessions:
Friday, Dec. 7, 12:00-1:00, MGH 206 (Honors Multipurpose Room)
Wed, January 9, 12:30-1:30, MGH 206 (Honors Multipurpose Room)

Honors Global Leadership Program, WASEDA University, Tokyo
(2014-2015 year-long)
Information Session:
Friday, February 8, 12:00-1:00, MGH 211E (Honors Library)

Spain-Berlin and Bangalore catalyst applications are not currently available on the webpages; applications will be available in the next few weeks. In the meantime, students may complete the “next steps” catalyst survey to schedule an interview (

For more information about Honors International visit:

For Honors Program information visit:

You may also contact Associate Director, Honors Program, Julie Villegas at: villegas

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