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General Education

 

IdLS
 

JMU International Programs

Past participants say:

"It is definitely the best experience of my college career so far"

 

"I loved it and enjoyed every second"

 

"The trip to Salisbury and Stonehenge was awesome!"

 

"I learned about myself [as well as] another culture"

 

"The program provided a thorough experience of London and its surrounding areas."

 

"I attended things I wouldn’t have on my own, and ended up liking everything so much".

 

"After going to London, I am now interested in seeing how other other parts of the world live their lives".

 

"I appreciated the amount of independence we got - we weren't bound by the group the whole time."

 

"I have learned more about the world than I thought could be possible in three weeks".

 

"I still can't believe we did so much and had so many diverse experiences."

 

"The trip to London is still the best time we all have ever had, so thank you again for offering the program". 

 

 

 


LONDON SCIENCE
May 17-June 8, 2014 (note the change in dates, tentative) with Deborah Warnaar
 

Application & Interview due before Nov 1st  (earlier is better!)
 

COURSE OPTIONS (4 credits total):
GSCI 101&104 GenEd Cluster Three Track I Group 2 w/lab 
or GSCI 163&164 and IDLS 391 GenEd Cluster Three Track II for IdLS
or CHEM 280 & IDLS 391 IdLS Upper Level Science
or IDLS 391 IdLS elective

    

Welcome to London, the capital of England, the U.K., and arguably the world!  London provides unparalleled opportunities to examine first hand the contributions to modern society of past and current British scientists, including Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Rosalind Franklin, Francis Crick, Alexander Fleming, Stephen Hawking, and many more.  We will also explore London’s art, culture and 2000+-year old history.  Come live and learn in this global, historical, modern, and vibrant city.  There is no better place to earn your GenEd Cluster 3, IDLS science, or Honors option credits!

Click on the following for more information (pdf files) 
Details are tentative.

Program Details (tentative)
(costs, accommodations, proposed visits)   

Proposed Syllabus & Topics (tentative)

Proposed Program Schedule (tentative)

Pictures from 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  NOV 1st

A completed application includes:
1.  APPLICATION FORM (download here)
2. 
schedule a 20-minute MEETING with Debbie Warnaar (email her with 3 possible times in Oct)

Submit applications to:
Office of International Programs (oIP),
JMAC 6, Suite 22 - MSC 5731 (JMU campus mail)

 oIP phone: 540-568-6419. 
oIP location: behind Buffalo Wild Wings, west of Main St. (map)

For more information on Science in London,
contact program director  Dr. Deborah Warnaar (warnaadl@jmu.edu or 540-568-7904)

 

 

 

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