Current Opportunities, 2014-2015 Academic Year
Georgia Highlands College will have several trips for students during the 2014-2015 Academic Year. The college will have three trips to the University of Georgia's Monteverde, Costa Rica campus. These trips will include a spring break (March 21-March 29, 2015) trip, a Health Sciences trip (June 1-June 10, 2015) and a month-long (June 2015) consortium trip. In addition to the trips to Costa Rica, the college will also send a group of honor's students to Kennesaw State University's campus in Montepulciano, Italy during the summer of 2015.
For more information on these trips, see the individual trip page off the GHC study abroad webpage. Also, you can find some basic information about the UGA Costa Rica campus at the following links:
UGA Costa Rica webpage:
Documentary on UGA Costa Rica campus "Changing Lives":
Students who are interested in the college's trips to Costa Rica are also highly encouraged to attend a study abroad information session. Faculty trip leaders will be on hand at these sessions to discuss the trips and answer any questions. A schedule for these sessions is below.
Study Abroad Information Sessions for Students, Fall semester 2014:
Tuesday, September 16, 1:00-2:00 p.m., F-130
Tuesday, October 21, 1:00-2:00 p.m., F-130
Tuesday, November 11, 1:00-2:00 p.m., F-130
Monday, September 15, 12:30-2:00 p.m., room 207
Monday, October 20, 12:30-2:00 p.m., room 207
Monday, November 10, 12:30-2:00 p.m., room 207
Monday, October 6, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Monday, October 27, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
*Both sessions at Cartersville will be held informally on the first floor of the Academic Building
Monday, September 29, in nursing classes, 12:30 p.m.