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Faculty-Led Travel Study Thailand: International Sustainability
Ayuthaya, Thailand; Bangkok, Thailand; Chiang Rai, Thailand; Chiang Saen, Thailand
Program Terms:  
This program is not currently accepting applications; however, it may run again in future years. Please use this program search tool or contact the Center for Global Education to learn more about the global experiences programs that are currently available or that may be available in the future.
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
 Program Type:
Faculty-Led Travel Study
 Language of Instruction:
English
 Housing Options:
Hotel/Hostel
 Minimum GPA:
2.5
 Class Standing:
Freshman, Graduate, Junior, Senior, Sophomore
 Areas of Study:
Business, Geography
 Language Prerequisites:
No
 Target Language:
English
 Service-Learning:
No
 Internship Available:
No
Program Description:

Thailand: International Sustainability


Location: Thailand, SE Asia
Duration: Fall 2013 UW-W class, Jan 2nd-15th 2014 (tentative travel)
Requirements: Consent of the instructor, minimum of 2.5 GPA, at least second semester freshman status, and good disciplinary standing
Language of Instruction:
English
Course Selection:   
ITSCM 491/691 or Geogrpy 491/691
Application Deadline:
Monday September 16th, 2013
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THE PROGRAM

The course addresses sustainability and freshwater initiatives in Thailand drawing upon historical, geographical, political, and cultural traditions. Students will be exposed to various issues facing the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) and observe local entrepreneurial solutions to promote self-sufficiency.

Estimated Program Fee: $3,799*
Fee Includes: -Airfare and local transportation
-Local Accommodations
-Indicated group meals
-UW System academic abroad insurance
Tentative Travel Itinerary: Thailand Itinerary.pdf

* The estimated program fee is based on 14 paying participants. The actual program fee will be established mid-term when all participants have obtained legal travel documents

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Contacts

Coordinator Contact:
Dan Colleran
Center for Global Education
Office: Hyland 1227
Tel: 262-472-5757 (direct)
        262-472-5759 (appointments)
Email: collerad@uww.edu

Faculty Contacts:
Dr. Andrew Ciganek
Department: ITBE
Office: Hyland 3418
Tel: 262-472-6946
Email: ciganeka@uww.edu

Dr. Linda Reid
Department: Finance & Business Law
Office: Hyland 3520
Tel: 262-472-1326
Email: reidl@uww.edu

 
This program is not currently accepting applications; however, it may run again in future years. Please use this program search tool or contact the Center for Global Education to learn more about the global experiences programs that are currently available or that may be available in the future.
 

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Center for Global Education
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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
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Whitewater, WI 53190

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