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*Bahamas: Leadership at Sea Nassau, Bahamas
Terms: J-Term Description: LEAD 110: Leadership at Sea   Instructor: Chad Cardani-Trollinger AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding Leadership At Sea is a blend of classroom and experiential learning focusing on leadership development, team building, and seamans hip.[...]
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*China: Religions of Beijing. Beijing, China
Terms: Summer Description: REL 151: Religions of Beijing   Tim Knepper AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding and Engaged Citizen (pending approval) This travel seminar will introduce students to living religion in Beijing as practiced in 15 different religious [...]
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*DU Spain: Drake University Spring Semester in Alicante, Spain Alicante, Spain
Terms: Spring Description: DU Spain Alicante, Spain Drake University Center Program - New Spring Semester 2020 Program Overview Awash in Mediterranean warmth, Alicante sparkles with beautiful beaches by day and festive energy by night. [...]
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*England: British Identity in England Bath, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Stratford Upon Avon, United Kingdom
Terms: J-Term Description: ENG 60: British Identity in England   Instructors: Melissa Klimaszewski & Benjamin Gardner AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding This course studies British identity as it is represented in narratives that take many forms: novels, visu al[...]
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*England: Theatre History in London London, United Kingdom
Terms: J-Term Description: Thea 120T: Theatre History in London   Instructor: John Graham AOI: Artistic Thinking & Historical Foundations In this 3-credit course we will look at the literature and practice of the theatre from the point of view of the society in [...]
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*Hawaii: Understanding Diverse Populations Lihue, United States
Terms: J-Term Description: COUN 145/245: Understanding Diverse Populations   Instructors: Matt Bruinekool & Wade Leuwerke AOI: Historical Foundations & Global and Cultural Understanding Learn about the history of mental illness and how a Clubhouse Model of [...]
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*India: International Health Topics Loni, India
Terms: J-Term Description: HSCI 147: International Health Topics Course offered through Exchange Partner: Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Questions?  Contact Pramod Mahajan, College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences pramod.mahajan@drake.edu This[...]
*Israel and Jordan: Religions of the Middle East Jerusalem, Israel; Masada, Israel; Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
Terms: J-Term Description: REL 67/HONR 89: Religions of the Middle East Instructors: Brad Crowell & Elizabeth Robertson AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding Three of the largest and oldest religions developed from the cultures of the Middle East. Although the reli gions[...]
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*Italy: Place-Based Integrated Science Como, Italy; Pompeii, Italy; Rome, Italy; Venice, Italy
Terms: J-Term Description: STEM 112: Place-Based Integrated Science Instructor: Jerrid Kruse AOI: Scientific Literacy This course will use experiences in Italian cities (e.g., Venice, Como, Rome, and Pompeii) and landscapes to develop understanding about the natural wor ld.[...]
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*Japan: Understanding Diverse Populations Kyoto City, Japan; Tokyo, Japan
Terms: J-Term Description: EDUC 199/299: Understanding Diverse Populations Instructor: Tonia Land AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding (approval pending) The purpose of this course is to acquaint students with diverse populations through a travel seminar to Japan. Stu dents[...]
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*Mexico: The Other Side of the Wall: The Americanization of Mexico Guadalajara, Mexico
Terms: J-Term Description: ENG 120 / JMC 199: The Other Side of the Wall: The Americanization of Mexico Instructors: Jody Swilky & Carlyn Crowe AOI: Written Communication This travel seminar will focus on the local and regional culture of Jalisco, a state 600 miles [...]
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*New Zealand: Communication and Tourism Analysis Auckland, New Zealand; Rotorua, New Zealand; Wellington, New Zealand
Terms: J-Term Description: BUS 198: Communication and Tourism Analysis Instructors: Amy Vaughan & Rick Long AOI: Engaged Citizen This course focuses on the development of business presentation skills required to be successful in today’s dynamic business enviro nment.[...]
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*Panama: Issues in Global Business and Leadership Panama, Panama
Terms: J-Term Description: BUS 198: Issues in Global Business and Leadership Instructors: Daniel Connolly & Patrick Bourgeacq The Republic of Panama is situated on the isthmus that connects North and South America.As such, it is often considered the “Crossroads [...]
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*Rwanda: Ecotourism, Conservation, and Development in Post-Genocide Rwanda Kigali, Rwanda
Terms: J-Term Description: ENSS 111: Ecotourism, Conservation, and Development in Post-Genocide Rwanda Instructor: Michael Renner AOI: Global and Cultural Understanding This course will help students develop an understanding of Rwanda's growth and development since [...]
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*Thailand: Research, Exploration, and Reflection Chiang Mai, Thailand
Terms: J-Term Description: LIBR 066: Research, Exploration, & Reflection Instructor: Sam Becker AOI: Information Literacy This course is an exploration of Thailand and Thai culture and satisfies the Information Literacy AOI. Students will work with a variety of diff erent[...]
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*Uganda: Sustainable Development in Africa Kampala, Uganda
Terms: Summer Description: Study Abroad in Uganda Flyer DESCRIPTION This travel seminar is open to students of all majors, and students can choose their area of focus as it relates to sustainable development.  Students have the unique opportunity to experience Uganda [...]
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*Washington D.C./Boston: Congress Up Close: Preparing to be a Congressional Staffer Boston, United States; Washington DC, United States
Terms: J-Term Description: LIBR 174: Congress Up Close: Preparing to be a Congressional Staffer Instructors: Hope Bibens & Joseph Jones AOI: Engaged Citizen & Informationa Literacy Congressional staff members are instrumental, dedicated, and sometimes unseen emp loyees[...]
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Exchange: GOANDES J-Term Leadership Program (Exchange) Santiago, Chile
Terms: J-Term Description: UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES GOANDES THREE WEEK LEADERSHIP PROGRAM DESCRIPTION  The GO UANDES Leadership Program provides a unique opportunity for students to experience the Chilean culture and understand the local environment. Students w ill[...]
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Exchange: Kwansei Gakuin University (Exchange) Nishinomiya, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: KWANSEI GAKUIN UNIVERSITY DESCRIPTION  Kwansei Gakuin is one of the most prestigious private schools in Japan which dates back to in 1889, when it was founded by the American missionary Reverend Walter Russell Lambuth, M.D. in Kobe. Kwans ei[...]
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Exchange: Nebrija University (Exchange) Madrid, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: NEBRIJA UNIVERSITY DESCRIPTION  For more than 18 years, Nebrija University has received students from all over the world. Every effort is made to integrate international students into daily university life. In the majority of programs, U.S. st udents[...]
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Exchange: Tecnologico de Monterrey in Mexico (Exchange) Guadalajara, Mexico
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer Description: TECNOLOGICO DE MONTERREY (GUADALAJARA) DESCRIPTION  Founded in 1991, the Campus Guadalajara is located in the northwest outskirts of the city. Something remarkable about the Campus is the good balance between the green areas and the modern bui ldings,[...]
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Exchange: Tübingen University (Exchange) Tübingen, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: TUBINGEN UNIVERSITY DESCRIPTION  Tübingen is a place of research and teaching. Some 28,000 students from Germany and around the world join the town’s regular population of around 85,000 regular inhabitants. At the University’s [...]
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Exchange: Universidad de los Andes (Exchange) Santiago, Chile
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES DESCRIPTION  Universidad de los Andes is a private research university located on the northeast side of Santiago, Chile. Comprised of 23 undergraduate programs and 180 graduate programs, UANDES places special emphasis [...]
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Exchange: University of Applied Sciences (FHWN) (Exchange) Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES (FHWN) DESCRIPTION  University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt, Austria (FHWN) offers international exchange students excellent opportunities to study in English in an international environment. The Univ ersity is[...]
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Exchange: University of International Business and Economics (Exchange) Beijing, China
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNIVERSITY OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS DESCRIPTION  The University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), founded in 1951, is a multi-disciplinary and national key university with economics, management, law, literature a nd[...]
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Exchange: University of KwaZulu-Natal (Exchange) Durban, South Africa
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNIVERSITY OF KWAZULU-NATAL DESCRIPTION  The University of KwaZulu-Natal is one of the leading educational institutions in South Africa, and is widely recognised as an academic centre of excellence in Africa. Its mission is to be the "pre mier[...]
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Exchange: Université Clermont Auvergne (Exchange) Clermont-Ferrand, France
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: BLAISE PASCAL UNIVERSITY DESCRIPTION  Adjacent to the largest natural park in France, Clermont-Ferrand is the capital of the Auvergne Region. Major companies (Michelin, Limagrain, Volvic, etc.) contribute to the economic growth of the city whi ch[...]
Pharmacy APPE: Australia: Various Pharmacies Melbourne, Australia
Terms: Fall, J-Term, Spring, Summer Description: Description: This is an ambulatory experience in Australian community pharmacies implementing pharmaceutical care (primarily Melbourne). All sites previously trained in providing patient care by Drake faculty. Students will have a unique opportunity [...]
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Pharmacy APPE: Belize: Hillside Health Care International Eldridgeville, Belize
Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer Description: Description: Student will engage in activities at Hillside Healthcare International clinic, Mobile Clinics to remote villages, and Poly Clinic in Punta Gorda.   In addition to these three clinical settings students provide community educat ion[...]
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Pharmacy APPE: Canada: Princess Margaret Hospital Toronto, Canada
Terms: Fall, J-Term, Spring, Summer Description:
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Pharmacy APPE: China: Peking Union Medical College Beijing, China
Terms: Fall, J-Term, Spring, Summer Description:
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Pharmacy APPE: India: Pravara Institute of Medicine Loni, India
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, J-Term, Spring, Summer Description: Description: Student will spend time in each of the health care sites that PIMS provides: Hospital, Clinic on PIMS campus, remote clinics, Mobile Clinics, and TEAM events.  Along with the work at each healthcare site, students will complete a p ublic[...]
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Pharmacy APPE: South Africa: KwaZulu-Natal Durban, South Africa
Terms: Fall, J-Term, Summer Description: Description: Pharmacy students in their fourth professional year will have the opportunity to complete a portion of their clinical training in Durban at King Edward Hospital, McCord Hospital or The Center for AIDS Programme of Research in South Afri ca.[...]
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Pharmacy: Dominican Republic - Pharmacy Experience with DMU Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic
Terms: Spring Description:
Rwanda: Research Kigali, Rwanda
Terms: Summer Description:
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University of the Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) is a public university located about an hour north of Brisbane, the capital of the state of Queensland, Australia. USC opened its doors to students for the first time in 1996 .[...]
Working Worldwide Chongqing, China; Guilin, China; Pristina, Kosovo; Shijiazhuang, China
Terms: Post-grad Teaching Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION          Drake University’s Working Worldwide Program offers recent graduates from any academic background the opportunity to live and work in China teaching English for a year. Since 2004, the Wo rking[...]