Study Abroad

 

Counselor Education in Scotland

 

This program is part of the Wisconsin in Scotland program and offers graduate students a unique and exciting opportunity to study abroad in the beautiful country of Scotland every other summer (even years).

Set in the historic Dalkeith Palace, this program provides a rich, cultural immersion with the comfort and safety of an organized and well-staffed international learning community. While there, students will learn and study coursework relevant to the Counselor Education program, in addition to experiencing the culture of Scotland.  

Information about the study abroad opportunity in Scotland can be found in this document and in the video below. For more information regarding the upcoming trip during the summer of 2018, we encourage you to attend an information meeting on Monday, October 16 or Thursday, October 19 at 4:00 p.m. each day in 3002 Winther Hall. Please contact Dr. Cindy Anderton at andertoc@uww.edu or (262) 472-5401 if you are unable to attend either of these information meetings and would still like to learn more.

Check out the video below to catch a glimpse of how the students spend their time learning and exploring in the beautiful country of Scotland!

 

 

 

Social Service Learning in Guatemala

 

The "Social Service-Learning" program is an intensive exploration of Guatemala's western highlands through the lens of culture, education, gender and health.  Journeying from the colonial jewel of Antigua to the volcanic slopes of Lago Atitlan, our group will examine the foundations of local cultures and meet the many faces of modern Guatemala. We will connect with local businesses, cooperatives and non-governmental organizations, as well as collaborate on social and community development initiatives that are actively responding to Guatemala's major social service needs. The combination of hands-on projects, cultural immersion and adventure will provide a living classroom in which students can study issues surrounding rural development, educational advancement, child and family health promotion and gender empowerment. The experience will also be a time for students to reflect on the connections between tourism, volunteerism, global citizenship and community development. This program is offered every odd summer, next opportunity will be summer 2017.

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Location: Winther Hall 6035
Phone: 262-472-5426
Fax: 262-472-2841
Email: counslred@uww.edu

 

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