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It's time to explore!

This summer explore one of the many courses abroad being offered by renowned University of Iowa faculty.  Earn resident credit while studying abroad!

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Ancient Perspectives, Modern Eyes

Faculty Leader: Deb Trusty
Program Dates: June 1-21, 2022

Designed specifically for Honors students and Classics majors and minors, this course will take students on a 3-week exploration of Greece. Students will reconstruct and interpret life in ancient Greece through the study of language, literature, art history, and archeology and visit key sites in Athens, Delphi, Olympia, Mycenae, Delos, Santorini, and more.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2022

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Irish Writing Program

Faculty Leader:Blaine Greteman

Program Dates: June 9-23, 2022

The Irish Writing Program is a rigorous creative writing program requiring some talent, but most importantly, commitment and discipline. Its goal is to help aspiring writers become better at their craft. University of Iowa students and non-UI students are welcome to apply to the program.

Application Deadline: March 1, 2022

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Greece: Origins of Humanistic Counseling

Faculty Leader: Gerta Bardhoshi
Program Dates: June 12-23, 2022

Study the origins of humanistic psychotherapy through an experiential exploration of the history and topography of Greece. Through exploration, reading, reflecting, and on-site lectures, students will gain a deeper understanding of the culture in which humanism originated, the unique environmental factors that promote a humanistic worldview, and the evolution of humanistic theory.

Application Deadline: Extended to February 21, 2022

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Cultures of Spain

Faculty Leader: Luis Martin-Estudillo
Program Dates: May 18 - June 15, 2022

Cultures of Spain is a resident-credit summer course held in Madrid, Spain that offers you an overview of the cultural landscape of Spain through an interdisciplinary approach to its history. Coursework will be reinforced with site visits throughout Madrid and the neighboring regions and cities.

Application Deadline: February 14, 2022