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Faculty-Led Study Abroad

Each year, a number of Winthrop faculty enrich coursework with on-site international experience by leading short-term courses abroad. The International Center staff will meet with faculty interested in organizing a program abroad and will assist in development, planning, and execution. The program proposal form and faculty-led handbook can be downloaded below.


Faculty Handbook 


Short-Term Faculty-Led Proposal Form

Articles of Interest

You will find below a variety of articles taken from NAFSA’s International Educator magazine that might be of interest. All speak to different issues related to faculty-led study abroad. 

Please let the International Center know if you have difficulty accessing any of the articles below or if you have any articles of interest that you think would be relevant for others to review.


Study Abroad Articles for Faculty

Faculty Abroad: What Do These Innocents Need to Know

May - June 08
When One is Not Enough Jan – Feb 09 
The Career Value of Education Abroad Nov – Dec 07
Counseling: Forging a Cultural Bridge May – June 08
Blogging Ahead July – Aug 08
Designing an Interdisciplinary Short-Term Program in China Mar – Apr 08
Students with Disabilities Studying Abroad Sept – Oct 07
Effective Crisis Management July – Aug 06
Bringing It Home: Multifaceted Support for Returning Education Abroad Students May – June 06
Making the Most of Short-Term Immersion July – Aug 05
Sexual Harassment and Prevention in College Students Studying Abroad     2000

For more information about faculty-led programs and the development process, please contact Jennifer Sandler at x2376.

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