Category: Study Abroad

Study Abroad: USAC academic lecture series

Academic Lecture Series 
USAC has launched a monthly Academic Lecture Series for the spring semester to highlight the incredible faculty USAC has teaching around the world at USAC Specialty Program sites.  The lectures are free to attend and will be recorded for those who are unable to attend live.  

Below is a flyer for the upcoming lectures.

Schedule of Guest Lecture Series

Spring 2021 Academic Lecture Calendar 

Date & Time Lecture Topic USAC Program 
Weds., Feb. 24 
12 pm CST 
The Pragmatic Use of Gestures in Italian: How to Survive in Italy Using Your Hands Viterbo, Italy Click here for details & to register 
Weds., March 24 
12 pm CDT 
Uruguayan & Argentinian Cultural Historical Highlights  Montevideo, Uruguay Click here for details & to register 
Weds, April 28 
10 am CDT 
 
Sustainable Development in China  Shanghai, China Click here for details & to register 
Weds, May 26 
11 am CDT 
The Power of Truth and Non-Violence: Gandhi, Past and Present  Bengaluru, India Click here for details & to register 


Study in Ireland Summer 2021 – Information Session Tuesday, October 13th 5-6 p.m.

Interested in studying Irish literature, language and music in Ireland? Here’s your chance!
There will be an information session for anyone interested in studying in Ireland (and who wouldn’t?!?!) on Tuesday, October 13th from 5-6 p.m. 


Highlights include:
Irish language study in the Aran Islands

  • Dublin
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Galway
  • Irish pub music sessions
  • The Abbey Theater
  • The Book of Kells
  • The Dingle Peninsula and more!

Please see the attached flyer for more information.  You can use the registration link to sign up and you will be provided with a Zoom link.
If you can’t make the session on the 13th, there will be a second session on October 28th at 12:00.

Ireland 2021 flyer Information Sessions


Please feel free to contact me with questions!

Libby Meyer, DMA Pronouns: she, her, hers
Senior Lecturer, Music Theory and Composition Director, Music Composition Program


Study Abroad: The Green Program

Japan Program:

Are you interested in any of the following?
  • Study nuclear energy in Japan & current disaster mitigation efforts
  • Snowshoeing through the Japanese Alps
  • Understand policy changes to transition to 100% renewable energy
  • Study abroad for just 8-10 days over Spring or Summer Break

There are a few spots remaining for March 7-15 and May 17-26!

For more information please visit:

https://thegreenprogram.com/programs/japan