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+ CGEE Diversity Scholarships
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
Description: Augsburg CGEE Diversity Scholarships The Center for Global Education and Experience offers scholarships to all eligible students applying to Augsburg-CGEE semester and summer programs abroad whose participation contributes to an intentional ly[...]
+ CGEE Early Award Need-Based Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
Description: Augsburg CGEE Early Award Need Based Scholarship The Center for Global Education and Experience offers early-award scholarships to all eligible students applying to Augsburg-CGEE semester and summer programs abroad.   Students need only hav e[...]
+ Horton Scholarship
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: This $3,000 scholarship is awarded once a year during the fall semester This award is made possible through a donation by Horton Inc.  ABOUT HORTON INC. Horton Inc., a donor to the Minnesota Private College Fund for 55 years, is a premium [...]
Augsburg Short-term NUR: Graduate Program_Culture Care on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation - Augsburg Spring Nursing Practicum Pine Ridge, SD, United States; Rapid City, United States
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview Join this program to learn about health and wellness on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in western South Dakota.  Patterns of health, community strengths and resources, and care systems (bio-medical and indigenous) are explored [...]
*Augsburg Exchange: American College of Greece (Exchange) Athens, Greece
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Athens, Greece Description Located in Athens, and originally founded in 1875 Smyrna, DEREE - The American College of Greece is the oldest American accredited college in Europe and the largest private institution [...]
*Augsburg Exchange: American University of Beirut (Exchange) Beirut, Lebanon
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Beirut, Lebanon In Roman times, Beirut was a flourishing port city and the site of a famous law school. Today it is once again a vibrant and welcoming center of commerce and education: its rebuilt downtown market, o r Souk, is[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Arcada University (Exchange) Helsinki, Finland
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Helsinki, Finland Description Arcada University is a vibrant, innovative institution with about 2,000 students. Fifty nations are currently represented in the student body, giving the school a truly inter national[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: DHBW Karlsruhe (Exchange) Karlsruhe, Germany
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Karlsruhe, Germany Karlsruhe was founded in 1 71 5 as a carefully planned cosmopolitan city whose streets radiate like the ribs of a fan. Situated in the plain of the Rhine River, the city enjoys a pleasant climat e[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Hong Kong Baptist University (Exchange) Hong Kong, China
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong Description Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) offers one semester and one year exchanges, and the freedom to take courses from across our undergraduate programs. Experienced and car ing[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Molde University College Molde, Norway
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Overview   Location: Molde, Norway  Description Molde is an old tradingn settlment located on the Romsdal Peninsula. The city grew into a centre for Norwegian textile and garment industry, as [...]
*Augsburg Exchange: NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Exchange) Trondheim, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview     Academics This is where we will list the courses that are available to students during the program and any other relevant information (such as: how many credits can you take on the program? Are there p re-req’s?[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Nord University (Exchange) Bodø, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location: Bodø, Norway Bodø lies just above the Arctic Circle, but the climate is surprisingly mild, thanks to the Gulf Stream bringing warm air from the Gulf of Mexico.  It is set in the heart of some of Norway 's[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (Exchange) Oslo, Norway
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location Oslo, Norway   Description Oslo is located in southeastern Norway at the head of the Oslo Fjord.  With a population of 1.4 million it is the country's largest city and its cultural, scientific, economic a nd[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Sejong University (Exchange) Seoul, South Korea
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Location: Seoul, South Korea Description A private university located in Seoul, South Korea. The history of Sejong University dates to 1940 when a trust established the Kyung Sung Humanities Institute. In 1978, t he[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Sungshin Women's University (Exchange) Seoul, South Korea
Terms: Academic Year, Spring Semester Description: Location Seoul, South Korea Description Educational Motto: Embrace sincerity and faith, strive for new knowledge, act independently.   Sungshin University was founded by Dr. Sook-chong Lee as an outgrowth of its predecessor, Sungs hin[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: UiT: The Arctic University of Norway (Exchange) Harstad, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester Description: Location Harstad, Norway Description Harstad is a thriving city of 23,000 inhabitants about 100 miles above the Arctic Circle.  It has a pleasant coastal climate and is ideally situated on a picturesque island surrounded b y[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: United International College (UIC) (Exchange) Zhuhai, China
Terms: Academic Year, Spring Semester Description: Location Zhuhai--a city of approx. 3 Million people in Southern China's Guangdong Province Description United International College (UIC) is China's first Liberal Arts College. With over 4,000 students, twenty undergraduate [...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) (Exchange) Managua, Nicaragua
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location: Managua, Nicaragua   Description The UCA was founded in July 1960 by the Society of Jesus, and was the first private university in Central America   Co-curricular activities include classes, which meet several hours a [...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Volda University College (Exchange) Volda, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location: Volda, Norway Description Volda, a city of about 8,000 inhabitants in west central Norway, has a spectacular natural setting on two fjords surrounded by mountains.  Known primarily as an academic and cultural center, Volda is h ost[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (Exchange) Bergen, Norway; Sogndal, Norway
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview LocatIons: campuses in Bergen and Sognfal,  Norway   Academics Academic Information Bergen: Education/Teacher Training Engineering Health and Social Sciences Norwegian Language Sog ndal: Engineering Teacher[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: iCLA Yamanashi Gakuin University (Exchange) Kofu, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location: Kofu, Japan   Description Yamanashi Gakuin University is located in Kofu, the capital city of Yamanashi Prefecture in Japan. As of November 1, 2015, the city had an estimated population of 193,127. The city is locate d[...]
*Augsburg Exchange: Østfold University College (Exchange) Halden, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Location Halden, Norway Description Halden is located in the southeast part of Norway, between the capital city, Oslo and the Swedish border, surrounded by forests and water   Østfold University College was founded [...]
Augsburg Short Term: MSW Social Work and Multiculturalism in Thailand and Laos Vientiane, Laos
Terms: Summer Description: Overview The program focuses on diversity and multiculturalism in social work in Thailand and Laos. Concentration year students (MCCP/MCMP) will be asked to draw comparisons among the US, Thailand, and Laos – taking note of the historical, [...]
Augsburg Short-term NUR: Graduate Program Culture Care on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation: Augsburg Fall Nursing Practicum Pine Ridge, SD, United States; Rapid City, United States
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview Join this program to learn about health and wellness on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in western South Dakota.  Patterns of health, community strengths and resources, and care systems (bio-medical and indigenous) are explored [...]
Augsburg Short-term NUR: Graduate Program Sylvan Lake Orientation to DNP Sylvan Lake, SD, United States
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview The Augsburg Nursing Department is deeply committed to teaching nursing about transcultural nursing and the importance of other ways of knowing and being.  This program, located at beautiful Sylvan Lake in South Dakota, is an ori entation[...]
Augsburg Short-term NUR: Undergraduate Community Health Nursing on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation: Augsburg Fall Nursing Practicum Pine Ridge, SD, United States
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview: During this travel practicum, nursing students are immersed in the Lakota community on the Pine Ridge reservation where they stay in the heart of the town of Pine Ridge.  Students also get the opportunity to travel to many parts [...]
Augsburg Short-term NUR: Undergraduate Community Health Nursing on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation: Augsburg Spring Nursing Practicum Pine Ridge, SD, United States
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview: During this travel practicum, nursing students are immersed in the Lakota community on the Pine Ridge reservation where they stay in the heart of the town of Pine Ridge.  Students also get the opportunity to travel to many parts [...]
Augsburg Short-term: Community Health Nursing--a Practicum in Nicaragua Managua, Nicaragua
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview During this practicum, nursing student are immersed in the Nicaraguan community in the capital city of Managua as well as a more rural community near Matagalpa or Esteli.  This practicum has been been developed as a part of a Mas ters[...]
Augsburg Short-term: NUR - Toward Global Health Equity in Africa: Building Transcultural Nursing Relationships in Namibia Windhoek, Namibia
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Overview In this program, the emphasis is on transcultural nursing leadership in partnership with nurses and communities.  Participant-observation within health care facilities and emerging community health settings provide opportunities [...]
Augsburg Short-term: Art Performing Social Change in Puerto Rico San Juan, Puerto Rico
Terms: Summer Description: Since 1939, Culebra, an Island municipality of Puerto Rico, was used as a gunnery and bombing practice site for the U.S. Navy. In 1975, after 4 years of protests and a legal, environmental and political battle against the Pent agon,[...]
Augsburg Short-term: Diversity and Inequality in Global Professional Practice in Thailand & Laos Vientiane, Laos
Terms: Summer Description: Overview This program explores diversity and social inequality as a prerequisite to professional social work practice in a global context – specifically, in the context of Southeast Asia and Hmong culture. A critical dimension of profess ional[...]
Augsburg Short-term: Economics and Social Change in Greece Athens, Greece
Terms: Summer Description: Overview Join this two-week course to participate in an amazing learning experience in beautiful Greece! Students will obtain an understanding of Greek history, Greek culture and how that has led to the current Greek business/economic model. Tal king[...]
Augsburg Short-term: From Harry Potter to #Brexit: Youth Culture and Social Change in the UK Edinburgh, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom
Terms: Winter Break Description: Overview Join this course to  examine the connections among popular culture, politics, and youth activism in 20th and 21st century Britain. Popular culture directed toward youth—such as social media and the popular Harry Potter [...]
Augsburg Short-term: Indigenous Social Activism in Chiapas, Mexico Chiapas (San Cristobal de las Casas), Mexico
Terms: Spring Break Description: Overview What makes a people protest? What brings people together in resisting institutions of power? What is Indigenous activism? How many different types of Indigenous activism are there? Come explore the exciting world of Indigenous soci al[...]
Augsburg Short-term: Interfaith Engagement in Palestine and Israel Bethleham, Palestinian Territory; Tel Aviv, Israel
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview Join this two-week course to gain a transformational learning experience. You will be immersed in the Israeli and Palestinian contexts, particularly focusing on the three Abrahamic faiths – Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. T hrough[...]
Augsburg Short-term: Model UN in New York City New York, United States
Terms: Spring Break Description: Students who are participating in Model UN in New York City in 2017 must confirm their participation here by December 1, 2017. Conference March 2018 (travel dates: TBD) A $500 fee charge will be placed on student account as part of registrati on[...]
Augsburg Short-term: Music Therapy in China Beijing, China; Chongqing, China
Terms: Summer Description: Music Therapy in China: Chongqing Burn Camp Faculty leader: Annie Heiderscheit, PhD, MT-BC, LMFT Courses: MUS 374: Music Therapy Practicum, or MUS 582: Transcultural Music Therapy II Application Deadline: March 5, 201 8 China[...]
Augsburg Short-term: NUR - Day of the Dead Nursing Program in Oaxaca, Mexico Oaxaca, Mexico; Teotitlan, Oaxaca, Mexico
Terms: CGEE Programs Description: Overview Participants are immersed in the ancient traditions honoring the ancestors.  El Dia de los Muertos is a ritual meant to lovingly remember relatives who have died.  By honoring one's relatives in ritual, human existence i s[...]
Augsburg Short-term: The Dark Side of the Happy City in Denmark & Iceland Copenhagen, Denmark; Reykjavik, Iceland
Terms: Summer Description:  “A good city is like a good party – people stay much longer than really necessary because they are enjoying themselves.”   --Jan Gehl, world- renowned Danish urban planner  Denmark was a remarkable expe rience.[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Central America: Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement Managua, Nicaragua; Quetzaltenango, Guatemala; San Jose, Costa Rica
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement Explore the life and culture of the peoples of Guatemala, Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Improve your Spanish language skills w hile[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Migration, Globalization and the Environment | Spring Semester Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Overview Migration, Globalization, and the Environment This is an intensive program that explores issues of migration, immigration, and globalization. It is ideal for students who are interested in working with Spanish-speaking populati ons[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Crossing Borders: Gender and Social Change in Mesoamerica Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Fall Semester Description: Overview Crossing Borders: Exploring Gender and Social Change in Mesoamerica In this experiential, community-based program, students will cross borders constructed by language, nationality, race and ethnicity, gender, sexuality, socioec onomic[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Global Educators Semester Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Overview Global Educators Semester Designed specifically for undergraduates majoring in Education, this brand-new program aims to develop teachers that are knowledgeable and curious about world regions and global issues, attuned to dive rse[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: International Business and Global Citizenship Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Fall Semester Description: Overview International Business and Global Citizenship Today's business leaders are increasingly well-served by a global perspective.  Gain your international experience in Mexico, the business capital of Latin America and the [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Language and Culture in Mexico | Summer Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Summer Description: Overview Language and Culture CGEE in Mexico offers five 3 1/2 week sessions (blocks) focusing on Spanish language and Mexican culture in which students can take one course per session, and take up to five courses throughout t he[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Social Work in a Latin American Context | Spring Semester Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Overview Social Work in a Latin American Context Mexicans comprise the largest immigrant group in the U.S. Students develop key cross-cultural and professional skills to help them work more effectively with the Latino community. This [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Southern Africa: Nation Building, Globalization and Decolonizing the Mind Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa; Windhoek, Namibia
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Overview Nation-Building, Globalization, and Decolonizing the Mind Students learn about historical and present-day challenges in creating national identity, an inclusive multi-party democracy, and a model for development. [...]
Augsburg College Exchange Program (Exchange) Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Partner(s): American College of Greece, Athens, Greece, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, Arcada University, Helsinki, Finland, DHBW Karlsruhe, Germany, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China, iCLA Yamanashi Gakuin University, Sakaori, Japan, Sejong University, Seoul, Korea, Sungshin Women's University, Seoul, South Korea, United International College (UIC), Zhuhai, China, Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) Description: STUDENTS FROM EXCHANGE PARTNER SCHOOLS WISHING TO STUDY AT AUGSBURG 2017-18 Academic Year   NOMINATION & APPLICATION PROCESS Application deadlines: Semester 1 (Fall) March 1 Semester 2 (Spring) October 1 * [...]
Augsburg College Exchange with Norwegian Partners (Exchange) Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Partner(s): Molde University College, Molde, Norway, Nord University Bodø, Norway, NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo, Norway, Østfold University College, Østfold, Norway, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Harstad Norway, VID Specialized University, Olso, Norway, Volda University College, Volda, Norway, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen/Sogndal, Norway Description: STUDENTS FROM NORWEGIAN PARTNER SCHOOLS WISHING TO STUDY AT AUGSBURG COLLEGE Academic Year 2017-18  NOMINATION & APPLICATION PROCESS Application deadlines: Semester 1 (Fall) March 1 Semester 2 (Spring) October 1 * Applicatio n[...]
Augsburg College Nursing to England Glastonbury, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; St. Just, United Kingdom; Tintagel, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: Ancient Healing Practices and Modern Implications DESCRIPTION:  This course helps students embody connections to nature that are fundamental in modern day holistic nursing and healing practices. Participants are immersed in energies present at [...]
Augsburg MPA/MAL/MAE Program in Nicaragua Managua, Nicaragua
Terms: Summer Description: About the Course: His Holiness the Dalai Lama, in Ethics for the New Millennium, makes a strong case for the need to cultivate what he calls universal responsibility, based on a fundamental belief that everything we do has a universal dimension &nda sh;[...]
Augsburg MSW Exploring Welfare Services in Slovenia, the U.S., and Central Europe Ljubljana, Slovenia
Terms: Summer Description: Please note: This program is for Augsburg MSW students ONLY. Dates: June 25-July 8, 2017 (program ends evening of Friday, July 7 for departure on July 8) Summer Session Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia Course Name and Number: SWK 699 &l dquo;Exploring[...]
Augsburg Science and Religion in Germany Heidelberg, Germany; Leipzig, Germany; Marburg, Germany; Wittenberg, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: Science and Religion in Germany Faculty leaders: Michael Wentzel and Hans Wiersma Courses*:    Chemistry (with lab) 102 - 4 credits - fulfills LAF Natural Sciences and Mathematics w/ Lab    Science Keystone 490 - 2 [...]
HECUA Art for Social Change: Fine Art, Urban Studies and Communication Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Spring Semester Description: Learn how the arts can create choice, change and connection in a nationally recognized center for creativity and community.  Description What is art for? Who is allowed to be an artist? Where do you find art, and what happens when it finds [...]
HECUA Ecuador: Community Internships in Latin America Quito, Ecuador
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: ?Description Ecuador is a country of dramatic contrast in nearly every sector: social, political, economic, and geographic. Based in Quito, the Community Internships in Latin America (CILA) program weaves together a semester-long, project-based in ternship,[...]
HECUA Environmental Sustainability: Ecology, Policy, and Social Transformation Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Fall Semester Description: Description These four linked semester courses reveal the dynamic interplay between ecological and social change. Coursework is interdisciplinary and discussion wide-ranging, pulling from field observations, conversations with community partners, [...]
HECUA Inequality in America: Policy, Community, and the Politics of Empowerment Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Examine the growing gap between rich and poor in the United States.  Gain concrete change-making skills through internships and discussion with effective activists.  Description In America today, the wealthiest 160,000 families own as mu ch[...]
HECUA Italy: Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Justice Florence, Italy
Terms: Fall Semester Description: Live and study at the intersection of food politics, sustainability, and culture on a working farm in Tuscany. Italy is the birthplace of the Slow Food movement. Unpack the movement’s motto of “good, clean, and fair food” on the [...]
HECUA Making Media, Making Change: Digital Technologies, Storytelling, and Activism Minneapolis, United States
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Description What happens when six corporations control the production of the films, television, and news the majority of Americans consume? What is lost when the last Black-owned television station is sold? What stock stories are told and retold wh en[...]
HECUA New Zealand: Culture and the Environment, A Shared Future Wellington, New Zealand
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Description New Zealand has long been at the forefront of innovative social, cultural, and environmental practices. In this program students get to know the people, places, and ideas that have driven developments such as truth and reconciliation pr ocesses[...]
HECUA Northern Ireland: Democracy & Social Change Londonderry, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester Description: Description What are the root causes of the Northern Ireland conflict, commonly called "the Troubles"? What progress has been made towards building a sustainable peace? In a country where imposing peace walls still separate historically [...]
HECUA Norway: Globalization, National Identity, and The Politics of Belonging Oslo, Norway
Terms: Fall Semester Description: See Scandinavia in a new way–as vibrant, diverse and complex.  Explore how globalization and immigration are reshaping Norwegian identity.  Description Prosperous and egalitarian, Norway is known for its highly developed welfare t ate,[...]
HECUA Race in America: Then & Now Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Terms: Summer Description: Description: The summer of 2014 saw the beginning of a dramatic shift in public conversation around race in the United States. As the tragic deaths of Michael Brown, Rekia Boyd, Eric Garner, John Crawford, Tamir Rice, Sandra Bland, and other unarmed [...]
Independent Language Course Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
Terms: Summer
Mary Witt Scholarship Fund
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Break, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Break
Description: Purpose of the Fund:  The Mary Witt Scholarship Fund was established in 1987 in memory of Mary Witt, who was killed in a car accident several months after participating in a Center for Global Education & Experience (CGEE) customized pro gram[...]
Pilgrimage in Europe Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: Medieval Pilgrimage  Faculty: Professor Phillip Adamo Augsburg Course: HIS195 or HON 495 - satisfies LAF-Humanities Program Dates: Online May 8 to June 3; and in France June 4-24 (choose one week) Online: The first portion of the cour se,[...]
Psychology and Education in Slovenia Ljubljana, Slovenia; Venice, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Examine the roots of both educational and psychological practices that shaped European culture in beautiful Ljubljana, Slovenia, experience Roman ruins in Croatia, and the canals of Venice, Italy during this travel seminar planned for May 2017. Thi s[...]
Students of Color Endowed Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Break, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Break
Description: Purpose of the Fund: The Students of Color Endowed Scholarship Fund was established out of the Donor's commitment to social justice. The purpose of the fund is to provide encouragement and financial assistance to a student who is involved in a [...]
Yackel Endowed Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Break, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Break
Description: Purpose of the Fund: The Yackel Endowed Scholarship was established out of the Donor's commitment to social justice and reverse mission work, and mission to educate people for service to the world.  This scholarship fund provides encourag ement[...]