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Summer Study Abroad Brussels/Belgium

Summer Study Abroad Brussels/Belgium

The Department offers exciting study abroad opportunities, including a 7-week, Brussels, Belgium trip!  Study "Islam and Citizenship in Europe," intern with an international organization or company OR take another class  at a European college.  Students live with Belgian families to truly learn about European culture and society.

The trip goes from May 25 - July 12.  Brussels, the 'Capital of Europe,' is home to thousands of NGOs, IGOs and and multinational corporations.  Situated in the heart of Europe, travel to key cities is very easy and affordable.

Learn more about the trip by contacting Dr. Kiasatpour, soleiman.kiasatpour@wku.edu or call 745-6359 or swing by Grise Hall 316.

See photos of Brussels at http://www.wku.edu/political-science/study-abroad/

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