Six countries in Europe will be “the world as our campus” for four wonderful weeks in May and June 2022. This significant learning experience abroad is designed for undergraduate business students; however, students of any major interested in global affairs and travel are also welcome. You will receive “on-the-ground” experience in European business, government, and culture, as we visit companies, castles, and cafés of Europe, spanning from Italy to the UK. We will also enjoy the spectacular natural beauty of these countries, such as the Swiss Alps, the Bavarian Alps, and the breath-taking landscapes of Italy.
Business visits (tentative): Companies in a variety of industries, such as BMW (factory tour), Barilla, Nestle, L’Oréal Paris, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Longines, Swiss Wind Energy, Luxottica (Ray-Ban), Bank of England, Credit Suisse, United Nations – Geneva, US Dept. of Commerce.
Cultural visits (tentative): Italy: the Roman Forum, Colosseum, the Vatican and Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo’s David, the Duomo in Florence, the canals of Venice; Austria: Salzburg’s salt mines and Sound of Music tour; Germany: Neuschwanstein Castle (of Disney’s inspiration) in Bavaria, Munich’s glockenspiel, Nazi concentration camp Dachau; Switzerland: Zurich, Geneva, and the Swiss Alps; France: WWII D-day beaches in Normandy, Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, Versailles, Notre Dame cathedral, Arc de Triomphe; England: Big Ben, Tower of London, changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, British Museum; Students will be able to visit the LDS temples in Paris and Rome.