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Discover, Learn, Thrive: Global Education Experiences with 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网

Ocean County College’s global education experiences, spanning both national and international destinations, offer students and community members invaluable opportunities for experiential learning.  These travel seminars, led by our dedicated faculty members, aim to foster cross cultural understanding and equip attendees with a global perspective.  Scholarships may be available through the Ocean County College Foundation (see information below).

Why participate in a Global Education Experience?

  • Expand Your Perspective:  Gain firsthand insights into human behavior and learn to recognize and appreciate diverse points of view.
  • Build Confidence: Develop poise and self-confidence as you navigate through new environments and cultural nuances.
  • Cultural Appreciation & Immersion:  Experience the richness and history of other cultures, including their sights, sounds, smells, tastes, and languages, beyond the confines of traditional classrooms.
  • Develop a Global Skill Set:  Acquire transferrable global skills – teamwork, leadership, intercultural awareness, and work ethic among others – that open doors to future professional opportunities.
  • Earn Credits:  Earn 3-6 college credits under the guidance of experienced and passionate 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 faculty.
  • Forge Life-Long Connections:  Make lasting friendships with classmates and locals while expanding your global network.
  • Life-Changing Moments:  Brace yourself for a truly transformative experience, where each adventure presents an extraordinary opportunity for personal and academic growth.

 

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Travel to Switzerland with 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网!

Join Professor Bips and Professor Stout in Switzerland during summer 2024!

Dates: June 27, 2024 – July 5, 2024

With stops in Zürich, Bern, Lausanne, Montreux, and Geneva, you’ll have the opportunity to explore all that Switzerland has to offer! With all accommodation, transportation, and meals (breakfasts & dinners only) included during this 9-day trip, you’ll be able to immerse yourself fully in the country’s vibrant culture, history, and tourism industry.

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation, transportation, and all breakfasts & dinners
  • Night Watchman Ghost Tour of Zurich
  • Entry into the Lindt Museum of Chocolate, Bern Museum of Fine Arts, and Collection de L’Art Brut
  • Tour of the EHL Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality
  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites, such as the Bern Clock Tower
  • Cruise across Lake Geneva
  • Gourmet walking foodie tour
  • Full day trip to Montreux, including Chaplin’s World and breathtaking views of Lake Leman and the Alps
  • Back and front of house guided tours of various hotels across Switzerland

 Take one or both classes:

  • HUMN 252 – Travel Seminar: Studies in the Humanities
  • HRTM 240 – Travel Seminar: International Tourism Management

Registration & final payment deadline: February 23, 2024

Study Abroad Switzerland Info-Sessions: 

Location: Larson Student Center

  • Thursday October 26th Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday November 21st Time: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday December 13th Tine: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact:

Generous scholarships are available through the Foundation for current 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 students.

Ireland Travel Seminar -Global Sciences and Humanities

Dates: August 8, 2024- August 17, 2024

Travel with us from 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 to…

Dublin: We will stay in Dublin City, Northside of River Liffey, with visits to Dublin Castle, Kilmainham Gaol, Trinity College (Book of Kells), St. Patrick’s Cathedral, James Joyce Cultural Center. MoLI, Seamus Heaney Exhibition  (National Library of Ireland), Chester Beatty Museum of Ireland, Dublinia.

Sligo: On our way to the west coast and Sligo, we hope to visit the 5000-year -old passage tombs of New Grange and Knowth, Once in Sligo, we will explore Drumcliff Church, Thoor Ballylee Yeats Tower, Sligo Abbey and Yeats Society Building.

Galway:  As we travel to Galway, we will visit Roundstone Music and Craft shop in the quaint village of Roundstone, then to the Cliffs of Moher.

Leopardstown: Our next stop is Leopardstown, along the way we will stop for a spectacular Sheepdog demonstration in the village of Ballymore Eustace.

Price: $2,725.50, in-county students which includes a half-price Foundation Scholarship.  $5,505.00 for out-of-county students (not eligible for Foundation Scholarship).

Package Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • All transports within Ireland
  • 3-4 Star Hotels (double occupancy)
  • All Breakfasts are included as well as the first and last dinner (as noted on itinerary)
  • Scheduled tours and admissions as noted on the itinerary
  • Price included tuition for one course

Registration & final payment deadline: All applications and payments are due no later than March 1, 2024.  Applications should be delivered to Dr. Mary-Ellen Rada or Dr. Samantha Glassford.

For more information, please contact:

Generous travel scholarships from the 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 Foundation are available to 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 students, but all are welcome to share this unforgettable adventure.

Travel to London, England with 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网!

Attention theatre enthusiasts!

Immerse yourself in the world of theatre and see (10) plays at the Royal National, the West End and the Fringe! Attend talk-back sessions with actors, directors, playwrights and/or designers and tour the Royal National Theatre. There will be plenty of free time for sightseeing, shopping, museum visits and more.

Package Includes:

  • Round Trip Airfare
  • Ten Nights Hotel Stay
  • English Breakfast Daily
  • Tickets to (10) Plays/Musicals
  • Tour of Shakespeare’s Globe
  • Backstage Tour of the National Theatre
  • Transfers
  • Classes & Meetings
  • Most Taxes and Tips
  • (3) Course Credits
  • Trip Insurance

For more information contact Professor Gary Shaffer (gshaffer@matchmadeinmaryland.com) or Professor Jayanti Tamm (JTamm@matchmadeinmaryland.com).

Scholarships For Global Education Experiences

十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 Foundation Scholarships:  The 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 Foundation frequently offers partial scholarships for full-time 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 students to participate in 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网-sponsored travel seminars and study abroad experiences.  Students should contact the professor leading the travel seminar for information on 十大靠谱棋牌登录官网 Foundation scholarships available for that particular global education experience.

Outside Programs & Scholarships: The US State Department lists study abroad programs and scholarship opportunities on their website.

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