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Chavin de HuantarThe Center for Education Abroad is excited to announce the creation of our Faculty Workshop Series on Faculty-Led Programming! These webinars/workshops are offered during the academic year and designed to assist faculty as you work to develop, market, and ultimately lead a group of students abroad.

Workshop 1: How to propose and lead a faculty-led program

July 17, 2020 11:00-12:00pm  (Sign-up link below)

POSTPONED 

This webinar is ideal for faculty members who have always thought about leading a group of students abroad. Also recommended for those who wish to submit a proposal for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Have you ever considered coordinating a course abroad but did not know how to begin?  The Center for Education Abroad will be hosting a webinar for UR faculty interested in leading or organizing a program abroad. Faculty led programs are an innovative way to engage with your students, diversify your curriculum and contribute to the globalization efforts at the University of Rochester. From short-term summer to semester-long programs, these global experiences will be coordinated and supported by the Center for Education Abroad

Advance registration is required. 

Register here: 
https://rochester.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkd-uhrjguGdSQYaIln-JiQQjjjgmKPMpH  

Friday, November 13, 11:00-12:00pm

  • Recommended for those who are interested in proposing a program for 2021-2022 academic year

Workshop 2: Marketing your program and what to expect over the next 12-18 months

This workshop is ideal for faculty members whose programs have been accepted and are currently being marketed to students.

Workshop 3: Health and Safety Training for faculty who are leading a group of students abroad

The Office for Global Engagement offers international trip leader workshops for faculty and staff who will be leading travelers abroad on University-sponsored or supported programs and activities. This 1.5-hour workshop discusses:

Overall responsibilities of a Trip Leader

  • Developing an itinerary that mitigates risk
  • Registering travel with the University
  • Complimentary University travel insurance
  • Developing emergency plans, reporting incidents, and following University protocol

Sign up here