Arcadia in Greece Summer

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Arcadia in Greece Summer

Spend your summer learning on the streets of Athens and its curious neighborhoods. Discover the city’s rich heritage from the ancient to the modern through music, Athenian street life, fascinating traditions and stunning scenery. Where else will you watch Homer’s rosy-fingered dawn slowly turn the acropolis pink? 

Whether you are chasing a news story or exploring iconic historical and cultural sites, your focus will be on learning outside the classroom. Take a class at the Acropolis; watch a rally in front of the Hellenic Parliament; visit the panhellenic sanctuary at Olympia or a documentary film lab in Athens; enjoy an outdoor music performance at the Roman Odeion or explore a 19th century villa on a picturesque island. The warm waters of the Mediterranean are a short tram ride away and the justifiably famous islands are easily accessible from Athens’ ferry ports.

This program is part of the Summer Sessions initiative, allowing you to mix a session on this program with a session on a program in another country.

Subjects

  • Area/Ethnic Studies
  • Gender Studies
  • Communications
  • Media And Cultural Studies
  • Journalism / Broadcasting
  • History

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  • Special scholarships are available for all students with at least a 3.0 GPA studying at University of Canterbury with Arcadia.
  • The University is just minutes away from one of the main shopping districts in Christchurch.
  • The University of Canterbury Students Association runs a wide variety of clubs and societies from the cultural and social to the sporting and educational. From BeardSOC (a social club for fans of beards) to Musoc (a theater production group), you’re sure to find a group that will make you feel at home.
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Arcadia University, The College of Global Studies

1601 Church Road

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