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Election season in Chicago! Students meet mayoral challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.

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Students Hit the Ground Running in London and Florence

Mar 24, 2015
Coffee break in Pisa

The Florence group takes a coffee break during their trip to Pisa.

In Florence … Days filled with Italian language and cinema, seeing art by the Renaissance masters, visiting a Medici villa in the Tuscan countryside, taking a private tour into the depths of St. Peter's Basilica. And did we mention the delicious meals during your home stay?

Meanwhile, in London … Talking with Shakespearean actors at Stratford-upon-Avon, attending performances ranging from a rock ballet to the symphony and opera to hip hop dance, and exploring ethnic neighborhoods and lively markets.

By itself, either itinerary would add up to an eventful semester. Students on the London & Florence: Arts in Context program do both, as they live and learn in those two historic, compelling cities, with a week in between for independent travel in Europe. Read more

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Students' Photos from Jordan, Tanzania, Florence, and Chile Top ACM Contest Students' Photos from Jordan, Tanzania, Florence, and Chile Top ACM Contest Dec 31, 2014
Annual Off-Campus Study Photo Contest honors compelling images that illustrate students' experiences in programs around the world.

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Evelyn Coffin from Knox College Named Winner of ACM’s Nick Adams Short Story Contest Mar 20, 2015
Novelist Maureen McCoy selected “Proudly, Unburied” for the honor — and the contest’s $1,000 first prize.
Five Faculty Will Travel to Botswana for Firsthand View of ACM Program Mar 5, 2015
Visit aims to build participants' knowledge of program site and connections with U. of Botswana faculty.
Faculty to Share Pedagogy and Best Practices at Symposium on Field Study Feb 24, 2015
Call for Proposals for faculty presentations at FaCE-funded event in Colorado this summer.
Inside Higher Ed Features ACM's Institute on College Futures Feb 12, 2015
Article and short videos of Institute presentations highlight value of the program for faculty.
Six Faculty Projects Receive ACM FaCE Grants Totaling $86,000 Feb 11, 2015
Request for Proposals issued for the FaCE Spring 2015 funding cycle; deadline is April 15.
Short Videos Present Key Ideas on Economic Challenges Facing Liberal Arts Colleges Feb 6, 2015
Highlights from ACM’s Institute on College Futures aim to inform faculty discussion of college finances.

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