Atatürk University Bridging Cultures Summer School Program

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June 30 - July 11, 2014
12:00AM - 12:00AM
Location
Turkey

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Add to Calendar 2014-06-30 00:00:00 2014-07-11 00:00:00 Atatürk University Bridging Cultures Summer School Program Bridging Cultures has been around for 8 summers and has brought together students from Georgia, Romania, Azerbaijan, Malaysia, Turkey, and the USA, to name a few. This summer program through Atatürk University is a valuable opportunity for students to experience Turkish history, language and culture, and to share traditions and practices from their own country.From June 30- July 11 2014, students selected to be a part of the "Building Bridges of Understanding" Summer Program will travel to Erzurum, Turkey. They will tour important and historical sites in and outside of Erzurum. They will have a chance to take classes that will introduce them to the Turkish language and cultural practices. There will also be free time to explore Erzurum and get to experience a taste of traditional Turkish life, such as a visiting a Turkish Bath.Flyer: https://osu.box.com/Turkey-opp-Ataturk-UAtatürk University will provide accommodation, including meals. No tuition fee will be required for the courses, however attendance to courses is mandatory.Travel to Erzerum, Turkey, will be covered by the student. A certificate of attendance and an official document stating 3 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)Interested students should email MESC Staff at mesc@osu.edu Turkey Middle East Studies Center mesc@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Bridging Cultures has been around for 8 summers and has brought together students from Georgia, Romania, Azerbaijan, Malaysia, Turkey, and the USA, to name a few. This summer program through Atatürk University is a valuable opportunity for students to experience Turkish history, language and culture, and to share traditions and practices from their own country.
From June 30- July 11 2014, students selected to be a part of the "Building Bridges of Understanding" Summer Program will travel to Erzurum, Turkey. They will tour important and historical sites in and outside of Erzurum. They will have a chance to take classes that will introduce them to the Turkish language and cultural practices. There will also be free time to explore Erzurum and get to experience a taste of traditional Turkish life, such as a visiting a Turkish Bath.

Flyer: https://osu.box.com/Turkey-opp-Ataturk-U

  • Atatürk University will provide accommodation, including meals. 
  • No tuition fee will be required for the courses, however attendance to courses is mandatory.
  • Travel to Erzerum, Turkey, will be covered by the student. 
  • A certificate of attendance and an official document stating 3 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System)

Interested students should email MESC Staff at mesc@osu.edu