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Study Abroad - Israel/Palestine

Date: July 1-16, 2018

Cost: $4,182 plus tuition

The theme for this trip to Israel/Palestine is: Conflicts, Culture, and Coexistence. The program will incorporate relevant religious, archaeological, historic, ethnic, and cultural material into the experience so that participants are exposed to historical and contemporary issues related to the Abrahamic faith traditions, statehood, international affairs, and current politics. The group will visit a variety of fascinating sites, such as Bethlehem, Masada, the Dead Sea, Caesarea, the Knesset, Jericho, Galilee, and the Four Quarters of the Old City of Jerusalem: Armenian, Christian, Jewish, and Muslim.

Courses Offered

HIST 2000 (Ethics & Values in History)
HIST 3000 (Special Topics in History)
HIST 3225 (History of the ancient Near East)
POLS 1150 (World Politics)
POLS 1200 (Ethical Theories and Moral Issues in Government)
POLS 3990 (Special Topics in Political Science)
POLS 4300 (Religion and Political Thought)
POLS 5420 (Politics of the Middle East)
RELI 2100 (Introduction to World Religions)
SABR 2960 (Study Abroad).

Application deadline April 1

Contact Directors

Dr. Jason Tatlock

Dr. Daniel Skidmore