Our department is offering a study abroad program in Italy in Winter 2022: January 06, 2022 - January 29, 2022 (dates are tentative).
Explore 3 locations in southern Italy: Rome, Sorrento/Amalfi and Sicily. Lead by expert, professional guides, students will visit the Roman Empire (Coliseum, catacombs, Forum) learn to cook in Sorrento and in Sicily, find the crossroads of the Goths, Greeks, Islamic, Norman and Napoleonic powers. Throughout the south discover the connections among geography, cuisine, art, history, traditions and dialects.
In LING/CGSC102, "Language, Mind and Society," learn in the classroom, and observe on excursions how linguists and cognitive scientists connect the dots between how you think, the words you use and the communities we build.
Students will be housed in beautiful locations. Breakfast will be served daily. Other meals may be included.Come to know Italy, past and present, by its distinct regional sights, smells and sounds.
Visit the IGS program website for more details.
Download the narrated presentation about this program.