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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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*MayX - Queer Histories (San Francisco) Greenville, South Carolina, United States; San Francisco, CA, United States
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*MayX - Wilderness Hermosa, New Mexico, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Wilderness May Experience 2019 Overview The National Wilderness Preservation System is a distinctive feature of U.S. conservation. As of 2016, there were 765 designated wilderness areas, totaling 109,129,657 acres, ~ 4.5% of the [...]
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*MayX - Art & the Science of Observation: New York City New York City, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Techniques of visual analysis, based on art history practices. Studying depictions of the human body, students will learn observation and communication skills.
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*MayX - Canterbury Trails: A Study of Pilgrimage (Religion & Theatre) Canterbury, United Kingdom; Durham, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; St Albans, United Kingdom; Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom; York, United Kingdom
Terms: May Experience Description: Discover the history, practices, theological ideas, and places of medieval pilgrimage in the UK.
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*MayX - Exploring Education in South Carolina & New Zealand Auckland, New Zealand; Dunedin, New Zealand; Greenville, United States; Wellington, New Zealand
Terms: May Experience Description: International Perspectives of Public Education in Australia and New Zealand May Experience 2019 Overview Students participating in this program will examine the public education systems of Australia and New Zealand and teacher [...]
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*MayX - Indian Country: Indigenous Culture & Religion in the Southwest Hopi Reservation, Second Mesa, AZ, United States; Mesa Verde National Park, United States; Navajo Reservation, United States; Phoenix, AZ, United States; Santa Fe, United States; Taos, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Discover the history, practices, theological ideas, and culture of indigeneous peoples of the United States Southwest.
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*MayX - Mapping Culture and Identity in Quebec Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Montreal, Canada; Quebec City, Canada; Trois-Rivieres, Canada
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*MayX - Religion, Art and Politics in Turkey Ankara, Turkey; Cappadocia, Turkey; Fethiye, Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey; Izmir, Turkey
Terms: May Experience Description: Religion and Art in Turkey will examine the relation between the aesthetic and religious dimensions of human experience.
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*MayX - Religious, Ethnic and National Identities (Czech Republic) Prague, Czech Republic
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*MayX - Sex Goes to School: Exploring Sexuality Education in the U.S. and Sweden Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Stockholm, Sweden
Terms: May Experience Description: Discover how the the cultural assumptions underlying sex education in the U.S. and Sweden differ.
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Fall Semester - Brussels Internship Program Brussels, Belgium
Terms: Fall Description: Study, intern, and live in Brussels for a semester.
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Fall Semester - Edinburgh Internship Program Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall Description: Study, intern, and live in Edinburgh, Scotland for a semester!
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Fall Semester - Furman in Madrid, Spain Madrid, Spain
Terms: Fall Description: An immersive educational experience Madrid that accelerates language and cultural-learning objectives.
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Fall Semester - Furman in Rennes, France Rennes, France
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Fall Semester - Furman in Taipei Taipei, Taiwan
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Fall Semester - Furman in the British Isles Bangor, United Kingdom; Edinburgh, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; North Wales, United Kingdom; Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall Description: Furman in the British Isles Fall Semester 2018 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[...]
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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,[...]
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Fall Semester - Wild Semester (New Mexico & South Africa) Cape Town, South Africa; Gqeberha, South Africa; Hermosa, New Mexico, United States; Mbombela, South Africa; undefined, South Africa
Terms: Fall Description:   THE WILD SEMESTER Fall Semester 2019   Overview The Wild Semester is a 16 week, 4 course program that immerses students in wilderness, adventure, and environmental biology.    Students will live in a re mote[...]
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Spring Semester - Competition in Religion & Sport: Spectacles, Myths, Beliefs and Rituals in the Mediterranean Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Istanbul, Turkey; Izmir, Turkey; Rome, Italy
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Spring Semester - The Washington Experience Washington D.C., United States
Terms: Spring Description: Live, study, and intern in Washington, D.C. for a semester!
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MayX - Art & Empires (London, Paris, Brussels, Amsterdam) Amsterdam, Netherlands; Brussels, Belgium; Greenville, South Carolina, United States; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France
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MayX - Breaking Codes and Winning Wars: Engaging in the Mathematics & History of World War Codebreaking (London, England) Greenville, South Carolina, United States; London, United Kingdom
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MayX - Exploration and Medical Education in Orthopedic Surgery: Arthrex (Naples, FL) Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Naples, United States
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MayX - Happiness: Copenhagen Aarhus, Denmark; Copenhagen, Denmark; Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Terms: May Experience Description: Denmark is one of the world’s happiest countries as ranked by the UN’s World Happiness Report. Let's find out why from a sociology and psychology perspective.
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MayX - Health & Medicine in the Global Context (Cambodia) Krong Kracheh, Cambodia; Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia; Mondulkiri Province, Cambodia; Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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MayX - Health & Medicine in the Global Context (Portugal) Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Lisbon, Portugal
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MayX - Iceland: The Land of Fire and Ice Akureyri, Iceland; Hofn, Iceland; Husavik, Iceland; Reykjavik, Iceland; Vik, Iceland
Terms: May Experience Description: ICELAND: THE LAND OF FIRE AND ICE MAY EXPERIENCE 2016 OVERVIEW This Maymester travel program will be a rigorous, field based experience of Iceland with an emphasis on the geological forces at work and the sustainability. There is no better&nbs p;way[...]
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MayX - Slow Food: Italian Style Florence, Italy; Pollentia, Italy; Rome, Italy; Turin, Italy
Terms: May Experience Description: Slow Food: Italian Style May Experience 2019 Overview Slow Food Italy proposes to engage students in an extended, in-depth discussion about ways to promote and maintain healthy, environmentally responsible food production, procurem ent[...]
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MayX - Spatial Inspiration - Musical Awareness in Italy Arezzo, Italy; Greenville, South Carolina, United States; Rome, Italy; Vatican City, Vatican
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MayX - The Two Romes: Material Religion East & West Istanbul, Turkey; Rome, Italy; Venice, Italy
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MayX - Travel Writing Through Spain & Morocco Chefchaouen, Morocco; Granada, Spain; Rabat, Morocco; Sevilla, Spain
Terms: May Experience Description: Travel Writing Through Spain May Experience 2019 Overview Travel Writing Through Spain will be focused on the interdisciplinary study of foreign cultures and writing, with a nod to issues related to what it means to travel, wh at[...]
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MayX - War and Remembrance: World War I (England, France, & Belgium) Bayeux, France; Chateau-Thierry, France; Greenville, South Carolina, United States; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Peronne, France; Reims, France; Versailles, France; Vimy, France
Terms: May Experience Description: Investigation of the way nations construct their own narrative, and assessment of the tone of the centenary commemorations of WWI.
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Spring 2023 Semester ONLY - Marine Biology & Ethnobiology of Belize Ambergris Caye, Belize; Clarissa Falls, Belize; Clarissa Falls, Belize; Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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 ,[...]
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Spring 2023 Semester ONLY - Religion, Art, and Politics in Greece Thessaloniki, Greece
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Spring 2023 Semester ONLY- Furman in Berlin, Germany Berlin, Germany
Terms: Spring Description: FURMAN IN BERLIN Spring 2018 NOTE THAT THIS  PROGRAM WILL LAST UNTIL MID-MAY.  THIS MEANS THAT YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ENROLL IN A 2018 MAY EXPERIENCE COURSE. OVERVIEW The Furman in Berlin program is affiliated with the Freie Univ ersität[...]
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Spring 2023 Semester ONLY- Furman in London, England: London Internship Program London, United Kingdom
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