Peace, Politics, and Human Rights

Learn about international politics and issues related to peace studies and human rights on a high school summer abroad program.

Be immersed in the culture of another country as you learn about politics and policy in that country. Experience the impacts and interplay of history, politics, and civil society on and within your host country. Discover how community groups and individuals have built bridges of peace, tolerance, and understanding to foster more democratic and equitable societies. Learn about modern-day activism and how communities are working toward greater equality.

Germany: Contemporary Politics and the European Union
Germany: Contemporary Politics and the European Union

Spend time in Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands as you explore German politics, contemporary youth culture, and the European Union during a summer abroad.

Ireland: Irish Culture and Youth Empowerment
Ireland: Irish Culture and Youth Empowerment

Experience Ireland’s culture, major cities, and daily life while acquiring skills in leadership during a summer abroad program for high school students.

Jordan: History, Politics, and Arabic Language
Jordan: History, Politics, and Arabic Language

Spend your summer abroad learning or advancing your Arabic language skills while exploring Jordan’s social, political, and environmental landscapes.

Korea: Peacebuilding & Korean Culture
Korea: Peacebuilding & Korean Culture

Explore themes of peace and reconciliation while experiencing local culture and traditions in South Korea on an immersive summer abroad program.

The Netherlands: Dutch Culture and LGBTQ Rights
Netherlands: Dutch Culture and LGBTQ Rights

Learn about sex education and social justice movements—specifically around LGBTQ and gender issues—while experiencing Dutch culture and contemporary life during a summer abroad in the Netherlands.