Center For Global Education

Butler Faculty-led Semester Programs

Butler Semester in Spain, each Fall

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Butler University's Semester in Spain program is offered each fall. Led by a Butler professor who serves as Resident Faculty Director, approximately 20 students spend the semester at the University of Alcalá de Henares.

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Butler Semester in Europe GALA, Spring 2013

Butler's Spring 2013 GALA - Global Adventures in the Liberal Arts - study abroad program will provide up to 20 students the opportunity to spend an entire semester traveling in Europe while taking Butler core classes. Taught by Butler professors, the classes will be a blend of classroom and on-site lectures, discussions, site visitations, written assignments and exams.

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Butler Semester in East Asia GALA, Spring 2012

The Butler Semester in East Asia is part of the GALA -- Global Adventures in the Liberal Arts -- series.  Up to 20 students will travel with a Butler faculty member throughout the semester, visiting several East Asian countries and completing 16 academic credits, most of which will fulfill core curriculum requirements in Global and Historical Studies and several areas of inquiry.

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Butler Semester in Latin America GALA, Fall 2010

Participate in Butler's GALA - Global Adventures in the Liberal Arts -study abroad program by traveling in Latin America throughout the Fall Semester of 2010 while completing four core classes plus a two week homestay & internship experience. Taught by Butler professors - all with field experience in the region - the classes will be a blend of classroom and on-site lectures, discussions, site visitations, written assignments and exams.
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Butler Semester in Europe GALA, Spring 2010

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GALA Europe Group at the Palazzo Ricasoli in Florence, Italy - January 2010

It's one thing to learn from books about the history of Paris, the discovery of genetics, and the English Lake District landscape that inspired so many artists and poets - and quite another to study those subjects on site. That's why GALA (Global Adventures in the Liberal Arts) was created. The new program from Butler University's Center for Global Education will allow 20 students to spend the 2010 spring semester (Jan. 16-April 19) studying with Butler professors in Italy, France, Scotland, and England.
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