Greek Culture: Ancient and Modern
Experience the past and present while spending two weeks in Greece. Work in a ceramics and olive oil cooperative, cook Greek meals, compete in a foot race in an ancient stadium, perform plays in an ancient theater, participate in an archaeological dig and conduct formal observations of culture in action.
Location: Participants will visit a variety of locations including, but not limited to, Athens, Delphi, the Peloponnese, Crete, Santorini, Olympia, Epidaurus and Corinth.
Dates: May 13-28, 2013
Prerequisite: Readings and research as assigned by the program coordinators; participants are encouraged, but not required, to complete PHIL:241 Ancient Philosophy.
Academic credit: Two semester hours, this program and accompanying course satisfy the GO requirement.
Majors of interest: Open to all majors.
Application: Available on mySU.
Cost: To be determined.
Financial aid: Need-based financial aid may be available for students satisfying the GO requirement.
Program directors: Coleen Zoller, Ph.D., associate professor of philosophy, and Chris Clinton