Gain skills for the global workplace while Exploring a city & culture abroad.

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Highlights:

  • Earn credit towards your degree
  • Increase your cross-cultural competency skills
  • Explore & enhance language skills
  • Network with students, faculty & lecturers from around the globe
  • Immerse yourself in your city abroad through virtual cooking classes, tours, lectures and activities

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    Locations & Course Options Quick Facts online-study-abroad

    • Course enrollment includes immersion experiences such as virtual cooking classes, tours, discussions, lectures and activities, networking and professional development
    • Earn 3 - 9 credits - varies per location - through UMass Lowell's International Education Partners: AIFS study Abroad; CAPA: The Global Education Network; SIT Study Abroad
    • All courses are evaluated at the time of application to ensure UMass Lowell transfer equivalency & application towards degree requirements

    Sign-up through the Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences to receive UMass Lowell approval to enroll. Email: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    UMass Lowell Partner-led Program: CAPA: The Global Education Network

    Choose 1 - 3 courses  at one of CAPA's five online Global Cities Programs:
    • Program Costs: CAPA fee of $750 per each 3 credit course; UMass Lowell study abroad fee of $300 
    • Dates: July 06 - August 14, 2020
    • Deadline to apply: June 06, 2020 
    • Optional add-on Remote Global Internship Placement (see Remote Internship Placements, below) 
    • Virtual cooking classes, tours, discussions, lectures and activities, networking and professional development
    • See full CAPA summer 2020 online experiences 
    Sign-up through UMass Lowell Office of Study Abroad for approval: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    BARCELONA, SPAIN

    • Architectural History of Spain
    • Picasso, Matisse, Dali and the Mediterranean

    DUBLIN, IRELAND

    • Analyzing and Exploring the Global City - Dublin

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM

    • Analyzing and Exploring the Global City - London, Modernity, Empire, and Globalization
    • Child Development in a British Context
    • Post-War British Pop Culture
    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
    • Analyzing and Exploring the Global City - Sydney
    • Australian Government and Politics in the Pacific Rim Context
    • People, Place and Culture - Environmental Debates in Australia, New Zealand and Pacific

    UMass Lowell Partner-led Program: SIT Study Abroad

    Choose 1 course across SIT's sites around the world:
    • Program costs: SIT program fee $960; $300 UMass Lowell study abroad fee 
    • Dates: Varies, July 2020 
    • Deadline to apply: Varies, June 01-June 15, 2020
    • Optional add-on  January 2021 in-country experience
    • Thematic critical global issues and language learning options complimented by online experiential learning
    • See full SIT summer 2020 online international experiences
    Sign-up through UMass Lowell Office of Study Abroad for approval: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    SIT THEMATIC COURSES

    • Ghana: Business in Ghana—Private Startups & Public Interest
    • India: Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Practices
    • Jordan: Engineering and Design for Sustainable Environments
    • Rwanda: Gender, Politics & Human Rights
    • South Africa: Politics of Race & Racism
    • Uganda: Human Security & Development
    SIT LANGUAGE LEARNING COURSES 
    • Chile: Spanish for Health Sciences (Intermediate & Advanced)
    • India: Intensive Hindi Language (Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced)
    • Indonesia: Intensive Indonesian Language — Bahasa Indonesia (Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced) 
    • Jordan: Arabic Language (Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced)
    • Madagascar: French Language for Health Sciences (Intermediate & Advanced)
    • Nepal: Intensive Nepali Language (Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced)
    • Nepal: Intensive Tibetan Language (Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced)
    • Peru: Quechua Language
    • Senegal: Wolof Language (Beginning & Intermediate)
    • Tanzania: Swahili Language for Health Sciences (Intermediate & Advanced)
    • Vietnam: Intensive Vietnamese Language (Beginning, Intermediate & Advanced) 

    UMass Lowell Partner-led Program: AIFS Study Abroad

    Choose 1+ courses across several AIFS locations:

    • Program costs: Varies, $475-1195 per 3 credit course; $300 UMass Lowell study abroad fee
    • Dates: Varies, late June-July, 2020
    • Deadline to apply: Varies, June 2020
    • AIFS Around the World cultural events including cooking classes, scavenger hunts, city spotlights of Paris, Rome, Berlin, London and Prague 
    • $500 scholarship/grant towards a traditional 2021 AIFS Study Abroad program
    • Career-focused workshops and virtual hangouts with participants from around the country
    • See full AIFS summer 2020 online international experiences
    Sign-up through UMass Lowell Office of Study Abroad for approval: studyabroad@uml.edu

    ATHENS, GREECE

    • Modern Greek Language, Culture and Literature
    • Aspects of Greek Art in Athens
    MADRID, SPAIN  
    • Art in Spain 
    • Intercultural Communication 
    • Spanish Language, A1 
    • Spanish Language, A2 
    • Culture: Spain & Spaniards, A2 
    • Spanish Language, B1 
    • Discover Spain, B1 
    • Conversation, B1 
    • Spanish Language, B2.1 
    • Diverse Spain, B2.1 
    • Conversation, B2.1/B2.2 
    • Advanced Spanish Language I, B2.2 
    • Advance Spanish Language II, C1 
    • Proficient Spanish Language, C2 
    • Spanish Culture, B2/C1/C2 
    • Spanish for Tourism, A1/A2 
    • Spanish for Health Purposes, B1/B2 
    • Spanish for Business, B2/C1 
    • The Spanish Language in Mass Media, B2/C1 
    • Panorama of Spanish Literature, B2/C1/C2 
    • Women in the Spanish Literature of Golden Age, B2/C1/C2
    PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
    • The Story of Prague: Ten Centuries of Architectural Heritage 
    • Czech Language for Everyday Use 
    • Czech Culture and Civilization: A Field Trip into the Czech Psyche 
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    Placement Quick Facts

    • Stay engaged and connected to critical global issues this summer
    • Engage in collaborative remote work, networking, mentoring, and peer-to-peer advising
    • Internship placement, 3-5 credits, Masterclasses, Mentoring, and more
    • Immerse yourself in your city abroad through virtual cooking classes, tours, lectures and activities
    • Dates: Varies, June-July 2020
    • Deadlines: Varies, June 2020

    Sign-up through the Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences to receive UMass Lowell approval to enroll. Email: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    UMass Lowell Partner-led Program: CAPA: The Global Education Network

    Sign-up through the Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences to receive UMass Lowell approval to enroll. Email: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    LOCATIONS

    • Barcelona, Spain
    • Buenos Aires, Argentina
    • Dublin, Ireland
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Sydney, Australia
    • Shanghai, China 

    UMass Lowell Partner-led Program: SIT Study Abroad

    Sign-up through the Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences to receive UMass Lowell approval to enroll. Email: studyabroad@uml.edu.

    LOCATIONS

    • Jordan: Virtual Internship in Counseling & Humanitarian Action
    • Kenya: Virtual Internship in Public Health in the Tropics
    • Netherlands: Virtual Internship in Sexuality and Gender
    • Serbia & Kosovo: Virtual Internship in Transitional Justice, Human Rights & Memory
    • South Africa: Virtual Internship in Social Justice & Activism 

UMass Lowell Manning School of Business Global Entrepreneurship Exchange (GE2) Program

Manning’s Global Entrepreneurship Exchange (GE2) is pleased to announce a series of "Virtual GE2 Workshops" in lieu of our on-site, 2-week Global Entrepreneurship and Innovation Workshop. These virtual workshops will cover essential topics of our workshop.

Email: ge2@uml.edu for more information

Register online and learn more.

  • July 13, 9 to 10:30 a.m. - Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • July 14, 9 to 10:30 a.m. - Business Model and Lean Launchpad
  • July 15, 9 to 10:30 a.m. - Customer Discovery and Idea Validation
  • July 16, 9 to 10:30 a.m. - Venture Implementation
  • July 17, 9 to 10:30 a.m. - Financing a Venture