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  • Locations: Athens, Greece; Epidaurus, Greece; Nafplio, Greece
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Program Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Ramapo College of New Jersey 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Summer 2022 03/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Discipline of Study: Anthropology, Art History, Communication Arts, Contemporary Arts, Cultural Studies, Economics, Ethnic Relations, Gender Studies, Global Communication & Media, History, International Business, International Studies, Judaic Studies, Liberal Studies, Literature, Music Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Policy, Public Sociology, Sculpture, Social Science, Sociology, Theater, Theater Studies, Visual Arts, Women's and Gender Studies, Writing Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Hotel Minimum GPA: 2.5
Class Status: 1st year (Freshman), 2nd year (Sophomore), 3rd year (Junior), 4th year (Senior), 5th year and beyond (Super Senior), Graduate student Program Type: Study
Program Description:
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Roukema Center for International Education
Office of Study Abroad & Off-Campus Programs
  

GREECE: History, Culture and Contemporary Society

Greece 1

[OVERVIEW]

  • Term: May
  • Location: Athens, Greece
  • Credits: 2 credits
  • Disclaimer: All Ramapo College students in good academic and judicial standing are eligible. Students of other U.S. colleges or universities are also eligible.

[COURSE OVERVIEW]


Course Description (INTL 130) - History, Culture & Contemporary Society in Greece

During participants visit to Greece, they will go back in time to understand the incredible history of Greece through exploration of the many important sites and ruins. Simultaneously, students will also meet with local peoples to acquire an understanding of the current challenges facing Greece and the many ways in which people at all levels are working to solve these challenges. 

Greek Art

[ACTIVITIES & EXCURSIONS]

  • Panathenaic Stadium
  • Lycabettus Hill
  • Acropolis of Athens
  • Dionysus Theater
  • Acropolis Museum
  • Benaki Museum
  • Agora of Athens/Theseion
  • Monastiraki neighboorhood
  • National Archaeological Museum
  • Greek Parliament
  • NGOs working with refugees
  • Epidaurus
  • Olive Oil farm visit
  • Mycenae
  • Nafplio (1st capital of modern Greece)
  • Isthmus Canal
  • Palamidi Fortress
  • Epidaurus Ancient Theater
  • Beach 
Greece 2

[ACCOMODATIONS & MEALS]


Students will reside in centrally-located hotels. All breakfasts are included, as well as some additional meals.

[PROGRAM COST]


Program fee: $3665

Program fee includes: round-trip international airfare; comprehensive pre-departure and on-site orientation; health & security insurance; on-site accommodations; all breakfasts; all excursions and entrance fees; and in-country program transportation.
Program fee does not include: some meals; personal expenses
 
Payment Timeline
  Application Deadline Mar. 2
  Commitment &
 $500 Deposit (non-refundable)
Mar. 15
  Payment #1: $1055 Apr. 1
  Payment #2: $1055 Apr. 15
  Payment #3: $1055 May 1

Late Fees : A late fee of $35 will be assessed for each payment not received by the payment deadlines communicated to you by the International Programs Office.
Note : There will be a 3-day grace period before a late fee is assessed.

[SCHOLARSHIPS]


Scholarships are available for eligible applicants: http://www.ramapo.edu/study-abroad/scholarships/

[FACULTY] 


Flenga
Professor Vassiliki Flenga
vflenga@ramapo.edu

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RCIE Logo[FOR FURTHER INFORMATION]

The Roukema Center for International Education
Ramapo College of New Jersey
505 Ramapo Valley Road - ASB123, Mahwah, NJ 07430 USA
Telephone: (201) 684-7533
E-mail: goabroad@ramapo.edu