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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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**UNL Faculty-Led: Rwanda: Photojournalism and Global Eyewitness Program: Writer's Project Kigali, Rwanda
Terms: Fall Description: This is unique to the Global Eyewitness Writer's Multimedia Photojournalism Project.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Benin: Global Engagement through Social Entrepreneurship Cotonou, Benin
Terms: Fall Description: Program Highlights Work as a team to develop business propositions that will benefit the economy in the frontier market of Benin Meet Beninese students and African immigrants to gain a deeper understanding of  the local culture Visit[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Brazil: Culture and Business in Brazil Salvador, Brazil
Terms: Summer Description: alvador, the 4th largest city in Brazil, is still a bustling center of commerce, and most multinationals have offices and operations in Salvador.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Brazil: Follow the Grain Cuiaba, Brazil; Piracicaba, Brazil; Santos, Brazil; Sao Paulo, Brazil; Sinop, Brazil
Terms: Summer Description: Brazil is one of the major producers and exporters of grain in the world, and a direct competitor to U.S. grain market.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Brazil: Through the Lens of Language: Brazilian History, Culture and Society Salvador, Brazil
Terms: Summer Description: This course was created for students interested learning about Brazil's history, culture and society in the context of Latin America and in relation to the US.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Canada: Investigating Human Rights and Building Capacity for Advocacy: Honors Global Dialogues in Winnipeg Winnipeg, Canada
Terms: Spring Description: Focus on global challenges to human rights at all social and political levels through active engagement in difficult content and discussion.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: China: Architecture Beijing, China; Chongqing, China; Guangzhou, China; Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Shanghai, China; Xi'an, China
Terms: Fall Description:   Program Highlights Develop both a broad and specific understanding of the cultural landscapes of China to be applied in the development of a design project sited in China. Develop collaboration skills working with people t hat[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: China: Comparative Chinese Law and Culture Beijing, China; Xi'an, China
Terms: Summer Description: Through this course, students will gain an understanding of Chinese law and legal processes & have the opportunity to compare and contrast those to the U.S.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: China: Emerging Markets, Golf and Hospitality Beijing, China; Haikou, China; Shanghai, China
Terms: Spring Description: Explore early the tourism and golf industries across three cities in China.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: China: Global Perspectives Yangling, China
Terms: Summer Description: Students will be on a Chinese university campus and will interact with local students, faculty, and staff.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Costa Rica: Coffee Entrepreneurship and Finance San Jose, Costa Rica
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Costa Rica: Educational Perspectives Monteverde, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica
Terms: Summer Description: Students will spend 14 days in Monteverde and San Jose, Costa Rica working with students in public and private schools.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Costa Rica: Graduate Speech/Language English Enrichment Project Cartago, Costa Rica; Monteverde, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Compare and contrast the educational systems and special education services available in Costa Rica to the United States! Tour the National Museum of Costa Rica in San Jose! Provide accent modification training [...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Czech Republic: Heart of Europe - History & Culture Berlin, Germany; Budapest, Hungary; Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria
Terms: Summer Description: This three-week study abroad experience will introduce students to various regions and cities within the Czech Republic, Germany and Poland.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Ecuador: Honors Global Dialogues: Wicked Problems, Resilient Cities and Spanish Language Quito, Ecuador
Terms: Summer Description: The goal of this program is to guide students to develop their Spanish language through experiences within the city, nearby communities and culture of Quito.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: England: College of Architecture London Program London, United Kingdom; New York, United States; Rome, Italy
Terms: Spring Description: This semester long opportunity offers an immersive experience in New York, Rome and London. Students will study exemplary design works at various scales.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Finland & Estonia: Comparative STEM Education Helsinki, Finland; Tallinn, Estonia; Turku, Finland
Terms: Summer Description: Finland is a renowned leader in education, with several years of high performance on international mathematics assessments.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: France: Summer French Program in Angers Angers, France
Terms: Summer Description: Immersive experience of French language and culture both inside and outside the classroom.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Germany: Language & Theater in Berlin Berlin, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: Berlin is a culturally rich and vibrant city; ideal place to learn German and be immersed in German culture.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Germany: Spring Semester in Berlin Berlin, Germany
Terms: Spring Description:   Program Highlights Visit famous sites in Berlin, like the Berlin Wall Museum, the Charlottenburg Palace, and the Botanical Gardens and Berlin Zoo! Study alongside UNL students, and other university students from around the [...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Germany: Summer Extended Experience in Berlin Berlin, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Continue your spring semester in Berlin by taking a summer theater class with a UNL faculty member and either a) an internship in Berlin or b) an additional German language courses at the Humbold t[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Greece: Greek Odyssey - A Classical Journey Athens, Greece; Chania, Greece; Delphi, Greece; Iraklio, Greece; Mykonos, Greece; Nafplio, Greece; Olympia, Greece; Pylos, Greece; Santorini, Greece; Sparta, Greece
Terms: Summer Description: This course is an intensive three-week study tour of Greece where the students will use the sites, museums, and landscape of Greece as the classroom.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Guatemala: What Makes a House a Home Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
Terms: Summer Description: Assist local masons in building a block home for a working poor family in the mountains of Guatemala.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: India: Bollywood and Beyond: An Exploration of Indian Media, Communications and Culture Hyderabad, India; Kochi, India; Mumbai, India
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*UNL Faculty-Led: India: Understanding Indian Culture, Families and Communities in a Time of Transition Agra, India; Aurangabad, India; Jaipur, India; Mumbai, India; New Delhi, India
Terms: Summer Description: Visit Jane irrigation one of the largest irrigation companies in the world, to see how economic development has affected family and community life.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Ireland: The Horse Industry and Extension in Ireland Blarney, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Kilkenny, Ireland
Terms: Summer Description: Learn about the horse industry and extension in various locations across Ireland.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Israel: Israel Politics and the Arab/Israeli Conflict Jerusalem, Israel
Terms: Summer Description: There is nowhere on Earth that is like Jerusalem. It is home to three major world religions and one of the most enduring and contentious conflicts.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Japan: Japanese Visual Culture in Context Kyoto, Japan; Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Sharpen your perceptual and analytical skills through the study of historical and contemporary Japanese visual culture. Compare the rich, living traditions in Kyoto with the futuristic, international focus of T okyo. Learn[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Japan: Nutrition, Exercise, Food & Culture Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Learn about nutrition, exercise, food and culture through examining Japanese school lunch, retail stores and restaurants, history, food production practices, exercise facilities, and more! Visit exercise/sports trai ning[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Jordan: Dynamic Programming in Amman Amman, Jordan
Terms: Spring Description: Collaborate with peers from Princess Sumaya University for Technology (PSUT) in Jordan!
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Madagascar: Engineers Without Borders Kianjavato, Madagascar
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Malaysia: Actuarial Studies: A Malaysian Perspective Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Morocco: Multiculturalism in Morocco: Globalization and Regionalization Casablanca, Morocco; Chefchaouen, Morocco; Fez, Morocco; Marrakech, Morocco; Rabat, Morocco
Terms: Summer Description: This course is a cultural immersion in Morocco as an example of the modern Arab countries and their cultural diversity.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Netherlands: Immigrant Education in the Dutch Context Amsterdam, Netherlands
Terms: Summer Description: Participants on this trip will explore how Dutch schools welcome these newcomers.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: New York City and Montreal: North American Fashion Hubs Montreal, Canada; New York City, United States
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*UNL Faculty-Led: New Zealand: Land of the Long White Cloud Christchurch, New Zealand
Terms: Spring Description: Program Highlights Gain knowledge of the agricultural industry in New Zealand and various commodities they export and New Zealand’s role in the global agricultural market. Discover how current issues such as energy, climate ch ange,[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Panama: Global Engagement through Social Entrepreneurship Panama, Panama
Terms: Fall Description:   Program Highlights Visit the Panama Canal, a vital component to expanding global trade routes in the 20th century Create a development plan for a high-end sail boat marina, and work to craft an exportation plan of Nebraska gr ain[...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Poland: From the Heartland to the Heart of Europe: Challenges to Security and Democracy Honors Global Dialogues Krakow, Poland
Terms: Summer Description: Krakow, Poland is in the center of Europe and Jagiellonian University (JU), which will be the host, is one of the oldest university's in Europe.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Rwanda: Photojournalism and Global Eyewitness Program Kigali, Rwanda
Terms: Fall Description: Emerging countries, multimedia stories about people in need.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Senegal: Innovating Solutions for Grand Challenges in Africa Somone, Senegal
Terms: Summer Description: UNL students will engage in interactions during the course of their program in Senegal as they visit different places and experience different events in Dakar.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: South Africa: Cape Town Health and Community Cape Town, South Africa
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*UNL Faculty-Led: South Africa: Conservation in Southern Africa Kruger N.P., South Africa
Terms: Summer Description: Centered on a nature reserve in Botswana, Africa. Students will learn fundamentals of natural history and field techniques in conservation.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: South Africa: Power, Privilege, and Protest: Apartheid Past to Present Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa
Terms: Summer Description: It is a country of many diverse contrasts through its people, its topography, its food, its languages, and its experiences.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain and France: European Culture and Food Production Avignon, France; Barcelona, Spain; Girona, Spain; Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: Explore food production in France and Spain!
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain: International Sports Media Barcelona, Spain; Bilbao, Spain; Madrid, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: The program will be embedded in the Spanish sports scene, which includes players, coaches, fans, broadcasters, media professionals, et al.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain: Design and Making Traditions in Catalonia Barcelona, Spain; Santander, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: This program will include group projects, guided tours, independent projects, industry/site visits, classroom visits, interactions with local students/peers...
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain: Sociology of Pilgrimage Along the Camino Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: The Camino de Santiago –or The Way of St. James- has been traveled on for nearly a thousand years by pilgrims from all walks of life.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain: Summer in Bilbao at the University of Deusto (Global Studies and Business Program) Bilbao, Spain; Madrid, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: This faculty-led education abroad program offers students to participate on an intensive four-week summer program in Bilbao, Spain.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Spain: Summer in Bilbao at the University of Deusto (Spanish Language and Culture Program) Bilbao, Spain; Madrid, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: This faculty-led education abroad program offers students to participate on an intensive four-week summer program in Bilbao, Spain.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Turkey: Archaeological Field School at Antiochia ad Cragum Gazipasa, Turkey
Terms: Summer Description:   Program Highlights Take part in a once-in-a lifetime opportunity! Participants in the field school will learn comprehensive archaeological methods, including excavation and recording, mapping, surveying, object photography, [...]
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Turkey: Documenting & Discovering the Archaeological Process Gazipasa, Turkey
Terms: Summer Description: Ever year Michael Hoff discovers something new and exciting and it would be an excellent resource to document this process!
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Ukraine: Stories and Histories: Russian and Ukrainian cultural and historical ties, legacies of the past and tensions of the present Kyiv, Ukraine; Lviv, Ukraine; Odesa, Ukraine
Terms: Summer Description: Students will be staying with host families and the Russian language classes will be taught by local faculty.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Zambia and Ethiopia: Food Security, Health and Nutrition Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Awassa, Ethiopia; Livingstone, Zambia; Lusaka, Zambia
Terms: Summer Description: Collect data in households, middle schools, markets, and health facilities focused on food security, health and nutrition in Zambia and Ethiopia.
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*UNL Faculty-Led: Zambia: Engineers Without Borders Zimba, Zambia
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*UNL Program: China: Food Science Semester in Yangling Yangling, China
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*UNL Program: England: Nebraska at Oxford Oxford, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Experience all Oxford, England has to offer: theater, historical sites, and sporting events. Study with world-class faculty at Jesus College, part of Oxford University. Punt the Thames River, visit Stratford-upon- Avon[...]
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*UNL Program: France: IAU College - Summer in Aix-en-Provence Aix-en-Provence, France
Terms: Summer Description: Program Highlights Live with a French host family while studying in the quaint and beautiful Aix-en-Provence in southern France Gain a deep understanding of French culture and economy and how business is conducted Enhance [...]
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*UNL Program: Spain: IAU College - Summer in Barcelona Barcelona, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Practice language skills in the classroom and with native Spanish speakers through language exchange programs and cultural events.
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~NU Sponsored: Innovating in Rwanda: Education to Promote Healthy Humans, Animals and Environment Kigali, Rwanda
Terms: Summer Description:   Program Highlights Learn about the history, culture, agricultural and environmental practices, and current state of Rwanda. Gain a first-hand understanding of how arts-based digital storytelling techniques can be used for en gaging[...]
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~UNL Affiliated: UNO: England: Comparative Criminal Justice Systems, The London Program London, United Kingdom
Terms: Spring Description: This program is administered by the University of Nebraska-Omaha (UNO).  If you are a UNL student and are interested in applying for the program, please click "Apply Now" to begin your application.
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