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Programs : Featured

This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
Featured Programs
Featured Program
Asia LSB - Southeast Asia's Dynamic Markets: Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand (Faculty-led) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Phuket, Thailand; Singapore, Singapore
Terms: Summer Description: The purpose of this program is to provide students an opportunity to explore the cultural and business practices of three emerging markets in Southeast Asia: Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia. Two pre-travel sessions will be held to orient studen ts[...]
Austria HBSSW: Comparative Public Policy and Practice - Social Work & Criminal Justice (Faculty-led) Linz, Austria
Terms: Summer Description: A course for Social Work and Criminal Justice students focusing on Austria’s public policies related to children and families in the child welfare system, immigrant families, and criminal justice. The two-week program includes attendance at [...]
Canada SOIS - Oh Canada! Archives North of the Border (Faculty-led) Montreal, Canada; Ottawa, Canada
Terms: Summer Description: Oh Canada! Archives North of the Border offers interested students the chance to gain firsthand knowledge of the application of macro-appraisal and respect des fonds, two archival concepts that have influenced the evolution of American archives. By d oing[...]
France LSB: Immersion in European Business in Paris (Faculty-led) Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: Come and experience the sights, sounds and culture of Paris along with the business environment of the European Union through corporate and cultural visits along with a series of short courses offered through Novancia School of Business. These cour ses,[...]
France: Summer in Paris - Language, Civilization and Culture (Faculty-led) Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: Immerse yourself in experiential learning - spend the summer in Paris with ACCENT and UW-Milwaukee! Explore Parisian monuments, cathedrals, chateaux, museums, neighborhoods and galleries, as Paris becomes an extension of your classroom. You'll at tend[...]
Germany LSB: Ernst & Young (EY) Graduate Accounting Study Abroad Program (Faculty-led) Frankfurt (Main), Germany; Giessen, Germany; Stuttgart, Germany
Terms: Summer Description:   This program is hosted by UWM's long-standing exchange partner, Justus Liebig University (JLU) in Giessen, Germany, and is supported by Ernst and Young (EY). Students may earn 3 graduate credits in Business Management. During th e[...]
Ireland Celtic Studies: Irish Language and Culture Gleann Cholm Cille, Ireland
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Italy ASL: Sign Language and Deaf Culture Immersion Experience (Faculty-led) Siena, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: This is a great opportunity to experience immersion in a visual-gestural language and culture other than American Sign Language (ASL) and American Deaf Culture.  This six credit course is being offered by the ASL Studies Program in collaboration [...]
Italy Music PSOA: Wind Ensemble Studies in Italy (Faculty-led) Assisi, Italy; Bevagna, Italy; Cassino, Italy; Pesaro, Italy; Rome, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: In collaboration with the International Music Project (IMP), students from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts Department of Music will combine forces with musicians from three major Italian conservatories and severa l[...]
Italy PSOA: Santa Reparata International School of Art - Summer (Faculty-led) Florence, Italy
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Italy: Summer in Rome - Language, Civilization and Culture (Faculty-led) Rome, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Earn 6 university credits in Rome, the eternal city, this summer with UWM and ACCENT! Immerse yourself in experiential learning, exploring emblematic Roman monuments, cathedrals, museums, neighborhoods and galleries in an Italian Culture and Society [...]
Japan FLL: Ultra Modern vs. Ancient Traditions (Faculty-led) Hiroshima, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; Miyagi, Japan; Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: This program, being a good introduction to the Japanese language and culture, is designed to include as many varieties of places and activities as possible within two weeks.  In these two weeks, attention should be given to differences from stud ents’[...]
Japan SARUP: Hidden Order/Architectural Heritage of a High Tech Country (Faculty-led) Kanazawa, Japan; Koyasan, Japan; Kumenan, Japan; Kyoto, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Tokyo, Japan; Wakayama, Japan
Terms: Summer Description: The Historic Preservation Institute at the UWM School of Architecture and Urban Planning offers this 6 credit program in Japan.  The program focuses on historic preservation as well as explores current urban, building and landscape design matt ers. [...]
Korea & Japan PSOA: Korean & Japanese Paper Craft Studies (Faculty-led) Busan, South Korea; Haenam, South Korea; Jeonju, South Korea; Kyoto, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Seoul, South Korea
Terms: Summer Description: Students travel to South Korea and Japan where they will visit local attractions (traditional village, museums, art districts, and artists' studios), attend workshops, and participate in unique cultural practices. During this program, students wi ll[...]
Morocco: Cultures and Civilizations of the Muslim Middle East (Faculty-led) Rabat, Morocco
Terms: Summer Description: The Middle East, including the north African region known as the Magreb, is culturally and linguistically a diverse and intricate region. Due to its religious significance and strategic location, this region was always sought after by different empir es[...]
Nordic Trek SARUP: Exploring Contemporary Scandinavian Architecture (Faculty-led) Copenhagen, Denmark; Dombas, Norway; Flam, Norway; Helsinki, Finland; Jamsa, Finland; Oslo, Norway; Stockholm, Sweden; Turku, Finland; Valldal, Norway
Terms: Summer Description: What comprises Nordic architecture? Is a definition dependent exclusively on geography? Outdoor culture is strong in  all these countries, perhaps epitomized by the bicycle. However we may note some fundamentally different approaches to ar chitectural[...]
Poland FLL: Polish Language and Culture (Faculty-led) Lublin, Poland
Terms: Summer Description: Join Michael Mikos, Professor of Polish Language & Literature, this summer for his 36th year of taking students to Lublin, Poland. Polish culture is embedded in this exciting study abroad opportunity in the form of films, cultural performances an d[...]
Spain - Madrid: Survey of Spain: Past and Present (Faculty-led) Madrid, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: This program consists of two components: a) a 4-credit language class, taught at all ability levels, at the Don Quijote Language School, and b) a 3-credit culture course, "A  Survey of Spain: Past and Present," at the International Ins titute[...]
Sweden FLL: Sustainability the Swedish Way (Faculty-led) Stockholm, Sweden
Terms: Summer Description: In Scandinavia, sustainability is not a buzzword, but something to strive for.  It does not only include green energy, but informs and integrates all aspects of society and culture.  In this class, we will connect the past with the present [...]
Taiwan Engineering: International Industrial Academic Leadership Experience at Chung Yuan Christian University (Faculty-led) Zhongli City, Taiwan
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UK PSOA: Theatre England! (Faculty-led) Ipswich, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Stratford, United Kingdom; York, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description:  Join us in 2018 as we explore how the British saved theatre, revitalized the musical, and reinvented Shakespeare for our contemporary world.  This course takes you on a theatre journey through time. You will explore ancient sites (like [...]
USA New York City: United Nations Summer Seminar (Faculty-led) Milwaukee, United States; New York City, United States
Terms: Summer Description: This 6-credit program brings students to the United Nations in breathtaking Manhattan.  After a week at UW-Milwaukee studying international organizations and the United Nations, the seminar then moves to New York City for four weeks.  In [...]