By Julie Nash

Interested in incorporating a short-term study abroad experience to a course and wondering what the next steps should be? Join the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)’s conversation Faculty-Led Study Abroad: How to Get Started? to learn more about successful models in faculty-led study abroad programs, share best practices in launching new faculty-led study abroad programs, understand key pillars of operating a faculty-led study abroad and discover how collaborations can strengthen faculty-led study abroad.

The conversation will highlight Kevin Petersen, Julian Zabalbeascoa, Pavel Romaniko and Maria Matz’s experience with their faculty-led study abroad programs to walk you through all the do’s and don’t to get started. The event will take place on Wednesday, March 29 from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Faculty Success Center (UCrossing 140).

RSVPs are not required but highly recommended

For more information, contact CELT@uml.edu

Directions to the new Faculty Success Center:
The Faculty Success Center is located at University Crossing, Building B, 257 Salem S., Lowell, MA (first floor).

Enter Building B at the UCAPS/Police entrance and FOLLOW THE STARS ON THE FLOOR, take a right past the elevators, follow the hallway past the 158 conference rooms to the back wall, take a right, Rooms 140/147 are on the right. There are signs and banners along the way to guide you.

Note: If you park in the Merrimack Lot, you can cross Merrimack Street, use the back (cement wall) entrance (card access), enter the first floor door (on left), go straight to the Faculty Success Center, Rooms 140/147.

Parking is available at:

  • Fletcher Lot (faculty/staff): 20 Whiting St.
  • Salem Street (faculty/staff with Cabinet and University Crossed Preferred permit): 294 Salem St.
  • Merrimack Lot (faculty/staff): 839 Merrimack St.