Global Learning Fest

May 17th - 30th, 2021

Designed to be Accessible to All

Join the community this May for Study Abroad Association’s Global Learning Fest, as we celebrate: global education, global understanding and global connections.
We’ve crafted a calendar of self-paced 360° experiences that coincide with live streaming events and an active online community group. Each day participants can explore the 360° Global Learning Experiences in various areas of study, as well as joining in on live streaming events with the local guides featured in the 360° GLE and other inspiring guest speakers from around the world.
Additionally, throughout the week we’ll have events and activities taking place through our online community group that include: Travel Trivia, Cooking Classes, Themed Discussions, Live Events, Faculty Development Workshops and more!

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Events Calendar

Faculty Development Workshops (11:00 am EST)

Please register for the workshops in advance

 
  • Wed – May 19th Innovation in International Education – Simple and Effective Solutions to Internationalize Your Entire Institution
 
  •  Thu – May 27th Innovation in International Education – Simple and Effective Solutions to Internationalize Your Entire Institution

Live Streaming Events (Dates and times coming soon)

Please register for the live streaming sessions in advance

 
  • Spain – Walking Tour of Madrid
  • Colombia – Responsible Travel and Tourism 
  • England – Historical Women of London 
  • Ghana – History and Culture 
  • Scotland – Walking Tour of Edinburgh 
  • Belize – Bird Conservancy 
  • Ireland – Walking Tour of Dublin 
 
  • India – Global Perspectives 
  • Italy – Walking Tour of Rome 
  • Costa Rica – Conservation and Sustainability 
  • France – Black Paris 
  • Peru – Walking Tour of Cusco 
  • Greece – Walking Tour of Athens 
  • Japan – Walking Tour of Tokyo 

Humanities 360°

Greece – Classical Era

  • Mon – May 17th  Crete and Santorini 
  • Tue – May 18th Mycenae and Athens 
  • Wed – May 19th Athens  
  • Thu – May 20th Athens  
  • Fri – May 21st Olympia / Epidaurus 
  • Sat – May 22nd Corinth and Athens  

 

Italy – Ancient Rome Part 1 & 2 (8th Century B.C. – 192 A.D.)

  • Mon – May 24th  Ancient Rome Part 1 
  • Tue – May 25th Ancient Rome Part 1   
  • Wed – May 26th Ancient Rome Part 1  
  • Thu – May 27th Ancient Rome Part 2  
  • Fri – May 28th Ancient Rome Part 2  
  • Sat – May 29th Ancient Rome Part 2   

 

Science 360°

Costa Rica

  • Mon – May 17th  Pacuare Reserve 
  • Tue – May 18th Pacuare Reserve 
  • Wed – May 19th Pacuare Reserve 
  • Thu  – May 20th Cahuita National Park 
  • Fri – May 21st Tortuguero National Park
  • Sat – May 22nd Tortuguero National Park 

Costa Rica

  • Mon – May 24th Tenorio National Park  
  • Tue  – May 25th Arenal & Rincon de la Vieja National Parks 
  • Wed – May 26th Arenal & Rincon de la Vieja National Parks 
  • Thu – May 27th Arenal & Rincon de la Vieja National Parks 
  • Fri – May 28th Santa Rosa National Park 
  • Sat – May 29th Santa Rosa National Park

 

Business 360°

England – London 

  • Mon – May 17th  London 
  • Tue – May 18th London 
  • Wed – May 19th London
  • Thu  – May 20th London 
  • Fri – May 21st London 
  • Sat – May 22nd London 

France – Lyon

  • Mon – May 24th Lyon 
  • Tue – May 25th Lyon 
  • Wed – May 26th Lyon 
  • Thu  – May 27th Lyon 
  • Fri – May 28th Lyon 
  • Sat – May 29th Lyon 

Global Perspectives 360°

  • Mon – May 17th Venice – Climate Crisis and Activism     
  • Tue – May 18th Venice – Climate Crisis and Activism      
  • Wed – May 19th Costa Rica – Bribri Indigenous Culture 
  • Thu – May 20th India – Global Perspectives   
  • Fri – May 21st India – Global Perspectives 
  • Sat – May 22nd India – Global Perspectives 
  • Mon – May 24th Historical Women of London  
  • Tue – May 25th Germany – Freiburg the Green City 
  • Wed – May 26th Greece – Mediterranean Diet
  • Thu – May 27th Greece – Mediterranean Diet 
  • Fri – May 28th Costa Rica – Coffee & Pineapples 
  • Sat – May 29th Global Learning Fest Wrap Up & Community Celebration – Live

Event calendar is subject to change and activities are continually being added 

Join the Global Learning Fest Community Page -This is the location for daily group activities and conversations. Additionally, updates and the links to the live streaming events will be posted here.