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Approaches to Resource Management in Belize

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Make the rainforest, barrier reef ecosystems, and tropical agriculture your classroom! During this program, students will examine various environments and discuss social issues related to tropical regions. Explore the beautiful country of Belize by hiking, canoeing, and snorkeling. Visit waterfalls, caves, Mayan ruins, and a baboon sanctuary. Study conservation, Mayan culture, wildlife and marine ecology throughout this unforgettable hands-on learning experience!

For information on the application process, program fees and total estimated spending, see the Application Guide for this program.

Undergraduate students must have a minimum G.P.A. of 2.0, be in good standing, and meet course prerequisites. As part of the application process, your disciplinary file will be reviewed. If you have a campus disciplinary file, this will be taken into consideration when determining your eligibility. Undergraduates who do not meet minimum GPA and course requirements should contact the program leader prior to applying to determine course eligibility.

Term:

January Term 2022

Program Dates:

2022-01-09 02:30:00 – 2022-01-24 23:00:00

Program Type:

Group-International with Leader

Housing:

TBA

Airport Transfer:

School Bus

Financial:

$5,700 based on 16 participants

Application Deadlines:

  • Steps I & II deadline: 2021-09-17
  • Step III deadline: 2021-09-24
  • Step IV deadline:

Academics

  • Courses:
  • Pre-travel Class Dates:
    • Jan 05, 2022 09:00 AM
      Halsey Science Center 175
      Attendance required: Yes
    • Jan 06, 2022 09:00 AM
      Halsey Science Center 175
      Attendance required: Yes
    • Jan 07, 2022 09:00 AM
      Halsey Science Center 175
      Attendance required: Yes

Orientation:

  • Orientation Quiz Due: 2021-11-05 15:05:00 2022-04-01 16:30:00
  • In-person orientation (optional): 2021-11-06 15:05:00 2022-04-02 15:05:00

Program Contact:

Bob Pillsbury Halsey Science Center North 041; pillsbur@uwosh.edu (liaison)
Brad Spanbauer Halsey Science Center N142; spanbauerb@uwosh.edu (coleader)