Hands-on cross cultural opportunities
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Below are summaries of of several recent AHS faculty-led trips.
RST students enrolled in ACE 436: International Business Immersion Program (IBIP) Croatia traveled for two weeks all around the country to learn about the unique recreation and tourism economics of Croatia from their professor and Croatian native, Renata Endres.
Nineteen students enrolled in RST 199: Global Interpretations of Recreation, Sport and Tourism: Discovering London embarked on a once-in-a-lifetime spring trip to England. The course provided students with an opportunity to explore one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations firsthand.
Students led by KCH faculty members embarked on a summer tour for IHLT 498: Interdisciplinary Health in Greece. Students spent two weeks exploring health from an interdisciplinary perspective. Greece provided an opportunity for students to experience the Mediterranean lifestyle while learning about health from the viewpoint of the whole person.
Students traveled to Italy in a faculty-led Study Abroad program focused on the Italian public health system. The students visited a regulatory agency within the Italian Ministry of Health and a resource center that handled the coronavirus pandemic in the Lombardy region to learn about emergency preparedness operations and experiences with COVID-19.