silhouetteSample off-campus Jan Plan 2016 courses include

  • Art of Fly-Fishing: Maine and Bishop, Calif.—Learn fly-fishing techniques, read environmental literature, and keep a blog while fishing near Mammoth Lakes, Calif.
  • Geology of Bermuda—Examine geological processes and how the island has evolved over the last two million years.
  • Globalization, Democracy, and Political Transformation in Bolivia—Understand Bolivia’s history, politics, economy, social relations and global connections.
  • Language immersion courses—Acquire or polish language skills in Paris, France; Siena, Italy; or St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Plants of the Tropics—Visit Costa Rica to study the physiology, ecology, and conservation of plants in both wild and agricultural settings.
  • Resettling Refugees and Immigrants in Portland—Gain firsthand experience of public health and education challenges for Maine’s immigrants.
  • The Western Front in WWI – Explore key battle sites in Dijon, France, while studying the bloodiest warfare in history.

» 2016 off-campus Jan Plan courses and descriptions