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  • Locations: Ballycastle, Ireland; Belfast, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA:
2.0
Past Participant SU Majors/Minors:
All Majors, Education
Language of Instruction:
English
GO Short Estimated Program Price Range:
$5,000 - $6,000
Housing Options:
Hotel
Native Language(s):
English, Irish, Irish Gaelic
Duration:
2-3 weeks
Service/Volunteering:
Limited Options
Internship Opportunities:
No
Research Opportunities:
No
Program Type:
GO Short
Offered Program Areas of Study:
Arts, Business, Communication, Culture, Education, Gastronomy, Geography, Government, History, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Music, Politics, Religion/Theology, Sciences, Sociology, Tourism, Writing
Program Description:
scenery northern ireland

Offered Summer 2017:
June 5-June 26
Note: Maximum of 13 spaces

 
About Peace, Youth and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland:

During this program you will have the opportunity to investigate first hand the centuries-old political conflict between Ireland and England, known as the Irish Troubles. With members of the struggle as your guides, you will move throughout Northern Ireland to get a first hand look at how this impacts life today. Your evenings are spent working at local youth centers which gives you the opportunity to use your academic major to interact with the children of Belfast and engage in Irish culture throughout the country. 
 
  • Financial aid: Need-based aid may be available 
  • Director: Jennifer Elick, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, and Don Weirick, Associate Director of Public Safety 
About GO Short:

Through intentional programming, students make the most of their short-term study abroad on GO Short programs. You will study away with Susquehanna faculty/staff leading a small group of Susquehanna classmates, all of whom have participated in the program’s preparation (i.e. GO Prep) course in the semester prior to departure. After an intensive, active program, there is a reflection course for the program to optimize your cross-cultural learning. As these programs run during winter or summer breaks and are 2-6 weeks, they are great opportunities for students to study away without committing to a full semester.

 
group photo northern ireland
peace wall
Photo Credits: Don Weirick


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.