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Ready 4: Global Competency exposes first-year experience students to foreign language immersion, intercultural communication, cultural immersion, service-learning, and intercultural integration into a global workforce.

Are you ready for an adventure to a country known for its sprawling rainforests, cascading waterfalls and beautiful beaches? Join us for the summer for a profound inter-cultural learning experience in Central America.

Summer in Guatemala

Guatemala is well-known for its volcanoes. This Central American country has a rich history in Mayan culture and a colorful colonial city in Antigua, but there is so much more to it. Come spend the summer with us and discover Guatemala for yourself!

Summer in Peru

Peru is one of the most diverse countries in the world. South America’s third largest country has three geographical regions, 84 of the planet’s 117 life zones, 12 UNESCO World Heritage sites, and 48 spoken languages. Come spend the summer with us for a wonderful inter-cultural learning experience, and experience Peru for yourself!

A mountainous peninsula jetting into the Mediterranean Sea, Italy is a European country steeped in history. Home to the Roman Empire and the Catholic Church, the Renaissance, culinary delights and much more. Intern for the summer in Molise for a fantastic inter-cultural experience!

An archipelago on the eastern edge of Asia, Japan is a captivating nation of economic and business prowess, rich culture, technological brilliance, geographical paradoxes and contradictions. Tokyo is the world’s most populous city and offers exclusive experiences and an exciting opportunity for captivating inter-cultural learning.

The Land of the Morning Calm is a country rich in urban and natural beauty. Located on the southern portion of the Korean Peninsula, Chosun, as the locals call South Korea, is a technologically advanced society with a unique Asian culture, offering distinctive inter-cultural educational opportunities.

The only Southeast Asian country never colonized by a European power, Thailand is a country steeped in culture amongst its mountains, plains and world-renowned beaches. Bangkok, the capital city, is a sprawling metropolis known for its street life and cultural landmarks, offering vast opportunities for inter-cultural educational experiences.