Sustainability and the Environment

Discover the wildlife and ecology of another country during a high school summer abroad.

Acquire entirely new perspectives on critical environmental challenges, diverse ecological systems, and natural resource conservation and sustainability. Explore ecological wonders and the cultures and communities to which they are connected. Discover the rich biodiversity of a country as you travel through it and learn about earth sciences and marine biology. Focus on sustainable food production methods, and explore the rich history, traditions, and communities behind unique regional cuisines.

See animals such as lions, elephants, monkeys, seals, sea turtles, and tropical birds in their natural habitats. Explore mountains, caves, deserts, marshes, rivers, coastlines, forests, and waterfalls. Activities you may experience include sailing, hiking, horseback riding, camping, zip-lining, and snorkeling.

Argentina: Community Service and the Great Outdoors
Argentina: Community Service and the Great Outdoors

Explore the landscapes of Argentina and engage in community service on a summer abroad program for high school students.

Brazil: Culture and Environmental Sustainability
Brazil: Culture and Environmental Sustainability

Experience Brazil’s ecological and cultural diversity and learn about the country’s ongoing sustainability efforts on this high school summer abroad program.

Costa Rica: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Sustainability
Costa Rica: Biodiversity, Ecology, and Sustainability

Explore Costa Rica’s extraordinary natural environments during a summer abroad program for high school students.

Ecuador: The Galápagos Islands and the Andes
Ecuador: The Galápagos Islands and the Andes

Experience the richness of Ecuador’s unique ecology and wildlife during a summer abroad.

Italy: Language and Local Food Culture
Italy: Language and Local Food Culture

Experience Italy’s local foods and immersive Italian language study in Tuscany during this high school summer abroad program.

Mexico: Marine Biology on the Baja Peninsula
Mexico: Marine Biology on the Baja Peninsula

Explore marine ecosystems and coastal life in contrasting natural environments during this immersive high school summer abroad program.

Vietnam: Ecology and Conservation
Vietnam: Ecology and Conservation

Journey through Vietnam’s natural environments and cultures, and experience current challenges affecting the conservation of the country’s diverse ecological systems on a summer abroad.