Study Abroad Program

SUMMER 2019 • STUDY ABROAD

SOUTH AFRICA

Chains and Change: African Social Justice and Entrepreneurship

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Spend two or four weeks in Cape Town, South Africa
  • Excursions to historical and heritage sites, community schools, NGOs
  • Opportunity for cultural exchange
  • Select one session for 3 credits OR both for 6 credits

ANTICIPATED CREDITS AND COURSES

3 to 6 credits:

Session I: "Afropolitanism": INTS 399, HIST 387, AFAM 390, SOCI 395; 
Session II: "Social Justice and Entrepreneurship": INTS 399, HIST 387, AFAM 390, SOCI

DATES AND DEADLINE

Application Opens: June 17-July 15, 2019
Application Deadline: Apply by March 2019

CONTACT

Denise Elles- Mdahuar: dellesmd@gmu.edu

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WINTER 2019 • STUDY ABROAD

CUBA

Foreign Investment & Global Integration

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • This course provides students with a background to Cuba’s economic          situation (from the Cuban Revolution to the present).
  • On-the-ground look at the country’s emerging economic transition in  the context of globalization.
  • Students will attend lectures at the University of Havana and go on                relevant site visits.

This program is open to all undergraduate and graduate students, including students who do not attend George Mason University. Undergraduate students must have a minimum GPA of 2.25.
Credits: Students will choose one 3-credit course during the application process.

DATES AND DEADLINE

Application Opens: August 2019
Application Deadline: Sunday, October 21, 2019 

CONTACT

Dr. Lisa Breglia : lbreglia@gmu.edu