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Summer Programs / Study Abroad

We are excited to announce these summer opportunities sponsored by the School of Liberal Arts. Each program provides our students with unmatched educational and career possibilities.

Summer Minor Program in U.S. Public Policy

A four-week summer program will give students a foundation for graduate school in public policy or a career in government and politics at the local, state or national level. Students will complete relevant coursework and participate in service learning that together will provide them with tools in the analysis of policy, knowledge in substantive policy areas, and experience in local government. Students completing the minor will fulfill one of Tulane’s service learning graduation requirements.

  • Dates: May 11-June 19
  • Pre-req: No
  • Application Deadline: NA; registration is on a first come basis
  • Tuition: $3,000 per 3 ($12,000 for the entire 4-course sequence).
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Language Revitalization: the case of Tunica, Louisiana's sleeping language

This two-week service learning summer course addresses the processes of language death, as well as methods and initiatives for language revitalization. Students will learn effective second language teaching methods and elementary Tunica. They will then apply what they have learned, serving as teaching assistants during the tribe's Language Summer Camp. The Tunica tribe will host the course in Marksville for the week of the Summer Camp.

  • Dates: June 01-June 12
  • Pre-req: No
  • Application Deadline: NA; registration is on a first-come basis
  • Tuition: $3,000
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Stacy Mandel Palagye and Keith Palagye Program for Middle East Peace

A five-week summer program giving fifteen Tulane students an immersion in the dynamics of the Arab-Israeli conflict through classroom study and field experience in Israel.

  • Program Dates: May 18 - June 20, 2020
  • Travel Dates: May 30 – June 20 in Israel
  • Pre-req: No, but preference given to students with relevant coursework
  • Application portal open January 1 on Study Abroad website
  • Application Deadline: February 3
  • Program Cost: Most expenses paid for accepted applicants
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