Six countries in Europe will be “the world as our campus” for four wonderful weeks in July 2021. 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. Students will experience many of the iconic cities of western Europe. We will also enjoy the spectacular natural beauty of the region, such as the Swiss Alps, the Bavarian Alps, the French countryside, 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, Bank of England, Credit Suisse, United Nations – Geneva, US Dept. of Commerce.
Cultural visits (tentative): Italy: the canals of Venice, the Roman Forum, Colosseum, the Vatican and Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo’s David, the Duomo in Florence ; France: WWII D-day beaches in Normandy, Eiffel Tower, the Louvre museum, Versailles, Notre Dame cathedral, Arc de Triumph; Switzerland: Zurich, Geneva, and the Swiss Alps; 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; England: Big Ben, Tower of London, changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey. Students will be able to visit the LDS temples in Paris and Rome.