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Study Abroad with AECL

Study Abroad with AECL

Students at Oklahoma State University (both undergraduate and graduate students of any major) have the opportunity to take three study abroad and travel trips in the summer of 2014 with the Department of Agricultural Education, Communications and Leadership. Click the thumbnails below to download a flier with more information about each program.

SUMMER 2014 TRIPS
Australia and New Zealand
Prague, Czech Republic
Uganda - The Pearl of Africa

Australia and New Zealand • Summer 2014

Australia 2014


BEAUTIFUL SIGHTS. DIVERSE EXPERIENCES.

• Ag Production - Visit animal, crop, and fruit farms and food processing facilities
• Natural Resources - Visit rainforests and other natural resources
• Wildlife Conservation - Learn about steps being taken to protect the Kiwi bird
• Culture and Business - Learn about the Aborigine and Maori cultures, visit Sydney, and experience a booming agri-tourism industry.

Itinerary includes:
• Cairns, Australia
• Great Barrier Reef (full day)
• Sydney, Australia
• Hamilton, New Zealand
• Rotorua, New Zealand

Estimated program cost:

$4,500 - $5,000 and $299/credit hour tuition

Includes:
• All airfare & land transportation
• All housing
• Every activity on itinerary
• Some meals

Contact
Dr. Dwayne Cartmell
Dr. Samantha Shoaf

Prague, Czech Republic • Summer 2014

Czech Republic 2014


SPEND TWO WEEKS IN THE HEART OF EUROPE

Come with us to Prague, Czech Republic to learn about this historic city and the surrounding area of Central Europe. This adventure will take you to historic cathedrals, amazing castles, beautiful chateaus, and famous breweries. You’ll also see classic architecture and significant World War II sites. The program will also focus on how the agricultural industries of the region have adapted during the post-communist period. Added features include a weekend trip to Krakow, Poland and a free, long weekend for a personal or small group excursion to places like Berlin, Budapest, London, Paris, Rome, Salzburg, or Venice!

When
The last week of May and the first week of June 2014

Who
All OSU students from ANY major and class level

Estimated Cost
• $1,000 course fee (includes accommodation, meals and ground transportation)
• Approximately $1,000 for airfare
• Scholarships are available

Contact
Dr. Rob Terry

Uganda - The Pearl of Africa • Summer 2014

Uganda 2014


THE NILE RIVER. WILDLIFE. AGRICULTURAL SITES.
THE EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME
Known as the Pearl of Africa, Uganda has received accolades as the best tourism destination in 2012. Uganda offers a unique mix of agriculture and natural resources as well as a plethora of wildlife and a rich culture. Students will visit agricultural operations, including those producing tea, sugar cane, rice, corn, livestock and/or poultry, and will visit sites like the Nile River and Queen Elizabeth National Park. They also will enjoy ethnic foods, visit educational and service agencies, and network with Ugandan entrepreneurs.

When
July 7 – July 20 (roughly)

Estimated program costs
• $897 tuition
• Airfare to and from Entebbe, Uganda
• Maximum $400 in other fees

CID for enrollment
16174

Contact
Dr. Shelly Sitton