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Spring Field and Travel courses to Kenya and Ireland Or Spring Semester in Mexico

posted Oct 26, 2009, 12:19 PM by Angela Shambarger   [ updated Oct 26, 2009, 12:21 PM ]
Why not include world travel in your Spring 2010 semester?
There is still time to enroll in these courses, and the semester in Mexico program.

ENV 399: Adv Topics: Environment, Health & Community Development in East Africa
Dr. Richard Peterson,
This course includes a three-week field course in Kenya, May 23-June 14, 2010. 
Lab Fee for travel expenses: approximately $4,000
The field course includes lectures at the University of Nairobi and the National Museums of Kenya, a visit to Nairobi National Park, exploration of the capital city, a trip through the Great Rift Valley to Kisumu on the shores of Lake Victoria, hands-on learning with a variety of community service, environmental, research and government organizations, weekend home stays with Kenyan families, and a 3-day safari in Masai Mara National Reserve.
HIS 328: Adv:Irish History
Dr. Eric Zuelow,
This course offers a two-week travel component in Ireland, May 25-June 8, 2010.
Lab Fee for travel expenses: $4,600

Travel throughout the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland with visits to numerous sites including Dublin, Cork, Londonderry, and Belfast.
SEMESTER IN Cuernavaca
Dr. Robert Alegre,
Spring semester 2010

You can spend the ENTIRE spring semester in sunny Cuernavaca, Mexico studying with UNE professor Robert Alegre and other UNE students at Tecnologico de Monterrey.  Escape a Maine winter, learn Spanish, study Mexican history & culture, complete core course CIT 400, and take elective classes of your choosing.  No prior Spanish required. 

UNE Mexico website:

And the best part; pay your usual UNE tuition, room & board, and spend the semester in Cuernavaca!

For more information on any of these courses or programs, please contact Trisha Mason,, or Sandra Larned,, in the Center for International Education.

Scholarships are available through the Center for International Education. 
UNE Study Abroad Scholarship
Sandra J. Larned, Coordinator
Center for International Education
University of New England
11 Hills Beach Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005-9599
p:207-602-2585   f:207-602-5980
Angela Shambarger,
Oct 26, 2009, 12:21 PM
Angela Shambarger,
Oct 26, 2009, 12:21 PM