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College of Business Global Experiential Learning LogoShould you have any questions or want to request any information regarding our Global Experiential Learning Programs, please feel free to contact:

Dr. Sudhir Singh

Associate Dean, College of Business

Office: Guild Center 231

Office Phone: 301-687-4093

Email: ssingh@frostburg.edu

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Global Experiential Learning
 
The College of Business' Global Experiential Learning [CoB GEL] program provides educational opportunities for students, faculty and staff that promote learning throughout the world.  These opportunities include: faculty-led short-term study abroad trips with students, visiting international scholars, international teaching opportunities, semester study abroad, students in global internships, international conference participation, and other similar experiences.
 
 
CoB Global Experiential Learning - Mission
 
The mission of the CoB GEL program is to assist students in developing a sense of global citizenship and increasing their capacity to participate effectively in global business environments. We strive to do this by providing a variety of opportunities for students to expand their global awareness, knowledge, and engagement through participation in high-quality, appropriately rigorous global experiential learning activities. We are, likewise, focused on promoting the growth and development of our faculty and staff, so as to improve the quality of the instruction, service, research, and other work performed within the colleg                                                      College of Business Global Experiential Learning Logo                             

 

 
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Breathtaking Brazil and Destination China
 

Frostburg State University’s College of Business is taking another bold step in internationalizing its curriculum this summer as part of its Global Experiential Learning initiative.

One of the scheduled summer 2015 trips will include Breathtaking Brazil. This trip will run from June 1 through June 10, 2015.

As part of this faculty-led study abroad trip, students earn college credits in a land steeped in culture, celebration and contrast. Brazil boasts white-sand beaches, the Amazon rain-forest, Carnival, football (host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup) and its music-filled colorful cities. This country covers nearly half of South America and is the only Portuguese-speaking country on the continent. Its population is about 190 million. It is home to many different ecosystems. Brazil, a fast-grow-ing developing economy with enormous potential, is named one of the BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India China); each is deemed to be at a similar stage of economic development.

Students will have the opportunity to visit Brazil's two largest cities, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, respectively. They will also tour a local university and speak and collaborate with local students.

 

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Become immersed in this South American Culture!

 

If you are a student that might be interested in taking this spectacular journey, have a look at some of the experiences that others had in Ecuador this past Summer.

 

Information regarding Destination China will be posted as it becomes available.

 

Thanks for your support and interest in Frostburg’s world of experiences it is growing campus wide, through the College of Business and other great programs across the University.