Parents Weekend: Study Abroad Express

Starts: 12:00 pm on Saturday, October 19, 2013
Ends: 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 19, 2013
Location: Metcalf Hall at George Sherman Union (775 Commonwealth Avenue)
URL: http://www.bu.edu/abroad/

Join BU Study Abroad and the Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground (HTC) in this exposition-style event. Learn about the 99 study abroad programs in over 30 cities and 20 countries that comprise the unmatched variety of opportunities around the globe for students like living, studying, and interning abroad! All students, regardless of program of study or financial circumstance, have ways to go abroad. Then stay for (1) some entertainment provided by the HTC’s Culture Council, featuring cultural student organizations performing original acts based on the music and dance from around the world and (2) the continuation of Study Abroad’s expo that will include one-on-one advising, student displays, and informal conversations. Learn about Howard Thurman and his philosophy of common ground. It’s going to be an event you won’t want to miss. Official Study Abroad program starts at noon. Student performances start at 12:45 p.m. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.