Global Programs: Segovia, Spain
Global Business in Context: Spanish Language, Literature, Politics and Media.
June 23 - July 13, 2013
Language of Instruction:
Students who have completed the 9th grade AND are at least 16 years old by June 2013
A passport is required. US and EU citizens do not require a visa.
Applications are no longer being accepted for Segovia. There is still space available in our other Global Programs in Rome, Naxos and Costa Rica.
This 3-week summer program offers a blend of global business and humanities, with an immersion in Spanish language and culture. Brown and IE recognize that the new generation of students must be equipped with knowledge cornerstones in globalization, multicultural contexts and international business networks. Students participate in structured seminars, lectures and workshops that expose them to key cultural, economic and political debates of contemporary businesses and societies.
Segovia is renowned around the world as a vibrant and diverse historic city, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is a fairytale city full of narrow, twisting roads, Romanesque churches, and Gothic architecture. The people of Segovia are known for their hospitality, always willing to accept visitors with open arms and broad smiles. Moreover, the province of Segovia has always been renowned for its delicious food, meaning that a wonderful, traditional meal is never too far away. Segovia boasts an abundance of historical monuments, beautiful architecture and a unique atmosphere, making it an ideal location for students to study.