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This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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Fall Semester - Brussels Internship Program Brussels, Belgium
Terms: Fall Description:   BRUSSELS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FALL 2018   Overview OVERVIEW Brussels is a prime location for Furman students to experience politics, policy making, international business, and public relations through academically r igorous[...]
Fall Semester - Edinburgh Internship Program Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall Description: Edinburgh Internship Program Fall Semester 2018 Overview Overview The Edinburgh Study Away program offers students a semester long academic and internship experience in the capital city of Scotland. Students will take two elective c ourses[...]
Fall Semester - Furman in China Suzhou, China
Terms: Fall Description: FALL IN CHINA FALL SEMESTER 2018 Overview Overivew This is a faculty-led semester study away program in China. During the program, students will be guided in their exploration of various sites that have shaped China’s ancien t[...]
Fall Semester - Furman in Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
Terms: Fall Description: Fall Semester in Spain Fall 2018 Overview Overview For four decades, the program has been an integral part of the Spanish major and has served non-majors who present sufficient linguistic proficiency to justify their participation .[...]
Fall Semester - Furman in Versailles, France Versailles, France
Terms: Fall Description: FURMAN IN VERSAILLES FALL SEMESTER 2018 Overview Overview The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures proposes a study program in Versailles, France each fall semester. The Furman Fall in Versailles program has been in e xistence[...]
Fall Semester - Furman in the British Isles Aran Islands, Ireland; Bath, United Kingdom; Belfast, United Kingdom; Cambridge, United Kingdom; Castle Inveraray, United Kingdom; Cheltenham, United Kingdom; Dublin, Ireland; Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Galway, Ireland; Glasgow, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Salisbury, United Kingdom; Sheffield, United Kingdom; Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom; The Cotswolds, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall Description: Furman in the British Isles Fall Semester 2018 Overview Overview This travel study will explore the United Kingdom and Ireland through several perspectives: the history and emergent use of technologies, Shakespearean and other conte mporary[...]
Fall Semester - Music in Italy Arezzo, Italy
Terms: Fall Description: MUSIC IN ITALY Fall 2018 Overview Overview 2018 marks the thirteenth consecutive year for the Furman Music Department's highly successful study away program, "Music in Italy." Each fall twelve to fourteen studen ts,[...]
May Ex - Canterbury Trails: Pilgrimage and Spirituality Canterbury, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; York, United Kingdom
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Session: Tuesday, October 24th at 4:30pm in Johns 101 Canterbury Trails: Pilgrimage and Spirituality MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW Canterbury Trails is a travel study course t o[...]
May Ex - Japanese Architecture & Living Spaces Kyoto, Japan; Nara, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Tokyo, Japan
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Wednesday, October 11th at 5pm in Furman Hall 229 Thursday, October 26th at 5pm in Furman Hall 229 Japanese Architecture & Living Spaces MAY EXPERIENCE 2018   OVERVIEW This program int roduces[...]
May Ex - Lost Horizons in China: Shangri-La, Pandas, and the Environment Beijing, China; Chengdu, China; Kunming, China
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions:  Monday, October 23rd at 4:30pm in Johns 101 Sunday, October 29th at 3:30pm in Johns 101 Lost Horizons in China: Shangri-La, Pandas, and the Environment MAY EXPERIENCE 2018         OVERVIEW China,[...]
Spring Semester - Brussels Internship Program Brussels, Belgium
Terms: Spring Description: Brussels Internship Program Spring Semester 2019 Overview Overview Brussels is a prime location for Furman students to experience politics, policy making, international business, and public relations through academically rigorous in ternships.[...]
Spring Semester - Edinburgh Internship Program Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Terms: Spring Description: EDINBURGH INTERNSHIP PROGRAM SPRING SEMESTER 2019 Overview Overview The Edinburgh Study Away program offers students a semester long academic and internship experience in the capital city of Scotland. Students will take two elective [...]
Spring Semester - Marine Biology & Ethnobiology of Belize Belize, Belize
Terms: Spring Description: Marine Biology & Ethnobiology of Belize Spring 2019   Overview Overview This is a field-oriented program that will be taught on campus and in Belize.  For the Marine Biology course we will emphasize the biodiversity ,[...]
Spring Semester - Religion and Art in Eastern Europe Athens, Greece; Brasov, Romania; Bucharest, Romania; Kalamata, Greece; Meteora, Greece; Plovdiv, Bulgaria; Sofia, Bulgaria; Thessaloniki, Greece
Terms: Spring Description: Religion and Art in Eastern Europe Spring 2019 Overview Overview This program, Religion, Art, and Culture in Eastern Europe, will engage students in a number of ways.  First, it will offer students an opportunity to explore s everal[...]
Spring Semester - Southern Africa South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, (Multiple Countries)
Terms: Spring Description: SOUTHERN AFRICA (S. AFRICA, NAMIBIA, BOTSWANA) SPRING SEMESTER 2019 Overview Overview The Southern Africa Semester Program combines courses from the social sciences (SOC), natural sciences (EES, BIO) and a variety of other disc iples[...]
Spring Semester - Washington Experience Washington D.C., United States
Terms: Spring Description: Washington, DC Internship Experience Spring Semester 2019 Overview Overview This program provides students from all disciplines the opportunity to build on their knowledge and understanding of politics and its relationship to thei r[...]
Summer - Madrid Study Away Internship Program Madrid, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Madrid Study Away Internship Program Summer 2018    OVERVIEW This program provides students studying Spanish the opportunity to improve their skills through an internship that immerses them in a professional setting in Madrid, S pain.[...]
Summer - Washington Experience Washington D.C., United States
Terms: Summer Description: The Washington Experience Summer 2018    OVERVIEW This program provides students from all disciplines the opportunity to build on their knowledge and understanding of politics and its relationship to their own field of study [...]
Furman Study Away Scholarship
Terms: May Ex Scholarship, Semester Scholarship, Summer Scholarship
Description: Study Away Need-Based Scholarship Furman Study Away Scholarships are need-based awards intended to aid students who otherwise would not be able to engage in the study away experience. These are partial scholarships but in no case will they sub sidize[...]
May Ex - Botswana Paradox Botswana, Botswana
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Session: Wednesday, November 1st at 4:30pm in Johns 101 Botswana Paradox MAY EXPERIENCE 2018        OVERVIEW This program involves a study away in Botswana which will explore th e[...]
May Ex - Communication, Culture, and Identity in New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand; Dunedin, New Zealand; Queensland, New Zealand; Rotorua, New Zealand; Wellington, New Zealand
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Monday, October 23rd at 5:30pm in Johns 101 Thursday, November 2nd at 5:30pm in Johns 101 Communication, Culture and Identity in New Zealand MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW Students[...]
May Ex - Discovering Psychology's European Roots Austria, Germany & Switzerland, Multiple Countries
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Session: Friday, October 27th at 3:30pm in Johns Hall 101 Discovering Psychology's European Roots MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW In this program, students wi ll[...]
May Ex - Icons and Idols: Material Religion in Reformation Europe Assisi, Italy; Eisleben, Germany; Erfurt, Germany; Florence, Italy; Geneva, Switzerland; Mainz, Germany; Rome, Italy; Wittenberg, Germany; Zurich, Switzerland
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Monday, October 23rd at 3:30pm in Johns 101 Tuesday, October 24th at 5:30pm in Johns 101 Icons and Idols: Material Religion in Reformation Europe MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW Conducted[...]
May Ex - Indian Country: Indigenous Culture and Religion in the Southwest, US Phoenix, AZ, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Sunday, October 22nd at 3:30pm in Furman Hall 106 Sunday, October 29th at 4:30pm in Furman Hall 106 Indian Country: Indigenous Culture and Religion in the Southwest, US MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW Traveling[...]
May Ex - Math and the Mouse: Explorations of Mathematics and Science in Walt Disney World Walt Disney World, Florida, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Thursday, October 26th at 4:30pm in Johns 101 Wednesday, November 1st at 3:30pm in Johns 101 Math and the Mouse: Explorations of Mathematics and Science in Walt Disney World MAY EXPERIENCE 2018    & nbsp;   OVERVIEW Faculty[...]
May Ex - Medical Mysteries and Histories Bath, United Kingdom; Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Leeds, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Oxford, United Kingdom; Winchester, United Kingdom; York, United Kingdom
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Wednesday, October 25th at 2pm in Hipp 104 Wednesday, October 25th at 5:30pmin Johns 101 Medical Mysteries and Histories MAY EXPERIENCE 2018           OVERVIEW The[...]
May Ex - Nordic Energy and Energy Policy Aberdeen, United Kingdom; Bergen, Norway; Edinburgh, United Kingdom; Hammerfest, Norway; Reykjavik, Iceland; Stavanger, Norway; Sunndalsora, Norway
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions:  Thursday October 19 at 5:30pm in Plyler Hall 108 Tuesday, October 24th at 3:30pm in Johns 101 Nordic Energy and Energy Policy MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW The[...]
May Ex - Slow Food Italy Rome, Italy; Sora, Italy
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Session: Tuesday, October 31st at 3:30pm in Johns 101 Slow Food Italy MAY EXPERIENCE 2018        OVERVIEW Slow Food Italy proposes to engage students in an extended, in-depth d iscussion[...]
May Ex - The Rhine: Life on the Line Basel, Switzerland; Colmar, France; Durbach, Germany; Hausach, Germany; Heidelberg, Germany; Mainz, Germany; Strasbourg, France
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Thursday, October 26th at 5:30pm in Johns 101 Monday, October 30th at 3:30pm in Johns Hall 101 The Rhine: Life on the Line MAY EXPERIENCE 2018      OVERVIEW Joi n[...]
May Ex - Travel Writing through Italy Italy, Italy
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Wednesday, October 25th at 3pm in Johns 101 Monday, October 30th at 4:30pm in Furman Hall 106 Travel Writing through Italy MAY EXPERIENCE 2018         OVERVIEW The co urse[...]
May Ex - Tropical Ecology in Costa Rica Costa Rica, Costa Rica
Terms: May Experience Description: TROPICAL ECOLOGY IN COSTA RICA MAY EXPERIENCE 2018 OVERVIEW This program allows students to gain an understanding of the biological interactions between organisms and their environments in tropical ecosystems.  Tropical forests possess the [...]
May Ex - War and Remembrance: the Yugoslav Wars Belgrade, Serbia; Dubrovnik, Croatia; Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina; Split, Croatia; Vukovar, Croatia; Zadar, Croatia; Zagreb, Croatia
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Sessions: Wednesday, October 11th at 4pm in Furman Hall 201 Thursday, November 2nd at 4:30pm in Johns Hall 101 War and Remembrance: The Yugoslav Wars MAY EXPERIENCE 2018        OVERVIEW During[...]
May Ex - White Nights in Russia: Religion, Music, and the Arts Moscow, Russia; Saint Petersburg, Russia
Terms: May Experience Description: Program-Specific Info Session: Friday, October 27th at 4:30pm in Johns Hall 101 White Nights in Russia: Religion, Music, and the Arts MAY EXPERIENCE 2018       OVERVI EW This[...]