New Zealand Study Abroad

NEW ZEALAND Study Abroad Opportunity – May 13 – June 7, 2013

Have you ever thought about studying abroad?  Concerned about cost, credits, etc.?  Well this is the perfect opportunity for you!!  This class is a short term experiential recreation/tourism course.  This course is taught and led by University of Illinois RST faculty!!! You would register this spring and travel May 13-June 7th – 6 Credit Hours!!  (Learn and Experience the Adventure, Really!!)

For more information on this exciting opportunity: Visit

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Teach English in South Korea

Park English is looking for ESL instructors to teach in the South Korean school systems. As a member of the Recruitment Agency Organization of South Korea, Park English provides their instructors with a high-quality once in a lifetime experience and there are absolutely no fees involved for their services! Read more about the opportunity here ( or visit their website at The application process can take several months so don’t wait, apply today!

GESI: Global Engagement Studies Institute

Greetings from Northwestern University’s Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI)!


GESI provides a unique opportunity to make a positive impact on communities abroad, while earning Northwestern academic credit. GESI attracts the most passionate and capable students from across the country, and I would appreciate your help in spreading the word about this international program on your campus.

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Year Abroad in Barcelona Program

Please consider attending one of the following Barcelona Program information meetings. We will talk about all aspects of the program and former participants will be on hand to share their experiences and answer your questions. Hope to see you there!

Program Brochure:

October 30 @ 4:00

November 6 @ 5:00

Both meetings are in the Lucy Ellis Lounge in FLB

(Main floor behind the elevators)

Spanish and Education program in Lima

Greetings from South America.

This is a friendly email to let you and your students know about the new Spanish & Education <>  program in Lima, Peru next summer.  The six week study abroad session is suitable for students planning to enter the education profession and anticipate using Spanish in their careers, such as working in populations with Spanish-speaking immigrant students and their parents.

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Service Learning Trip to the Navajo Nation

5th Annual Service Learning Trip to the Navajo Nation

  • January 4 to 12 or 13 (To be decided), 2013
  • Attend three pre-trip workshops on Navajo history, culture, and education
  • Spend the week team-teaching at Monument Valley High School in Kayenta (We will read the screenplay to Smoke Signals with students this year).
  • Field trips to Canyon de Chelly National Monument and Monument Valley Tribal Park, with additional possible trips to other parks and Grand Canyon National Park
  • Participants: 10 students from the College of Ed. secondary ed. program plus two drivers (Mark Dressman and another driver to be determined)
  • Cost: $400-450 (Includes most expenses—transportation, housing, entrance fees, school gift, and meals at MVHS this year; you’ll cover your own meals when we are traveling)

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