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  • Locations: Negril, Jamaica; Treasure Beach, Jamaica
  • Program Terms: Spring Break
  • Budget Sheets: Spring Break
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Break 2018 11/10/2017 ** Rolling Admission 03/10/2018 03/17/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Adviser: Guthrie, Nancy
Program Director:
De Leon, Eliseo, Gillmore, Elizabeth
Housing Options: Hotel/Tourist Lodging Cumulative GPA: 2.5
Language of Instruction: English
Sponsor:
Iowa State
ISU Course:
LAS 290 G, LAS 490 G
Program Description:
Greek Life Study Abroad
Alternative Spring Break


Jamaica

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This spring break, take the opportunity to travel with the Office of Greek Affairs!

Greek Unity - Social Entrepreneurship - Servant Leadership
Cultural Connections - Community Events - Values Congruence

 
Engage in global service while deeply exploring social issues and building lasting relationships.  Turn servant leadership theory into practice by rebuilding schools throughout Jamaica.  This program is associated with a full semester course that will focus on servant leadership and social entrepreneurship. The trip cost is projected at $3000 per student. Final cost will be determined based on the number of student participants. 

Itinerary
Saturday March 11:
Travel to Jamaica and Arrive at Hotel

Sunday March 12:
Attend Jamaican Church Serice
Snorkeling/Glass Bottom Boat Tour

Monday March 13:
Service Project at Work Site

Tuesday March 14:
Service Project at Work Site

Wednesday March 15:
Y.S. Falls
Hiking/Ziplining
Taino Cove

Thursday March 16:
Service Project at Work Site

Friday March 17:
Service Project at Work Site

Saturday March 18:
Travel Home

For More Information Contact:
Course Leader: Elizabeth Gillmore
gillmore@iastate.edu

Study Abroad Coordinator (in LAS): Nancy T. Guthrie
nguthrie@iastate.edu