Study Abroad Program - Cambridge University
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One of the most remarkable
opportunities in the Honors Program is study abroad at
are selected in a competitive process for one of the two Honors summer
courses: Cambridge Studies in Literature-Honors or Cambridge Studies in
History-Honors. Each course offers 4
Students meet with their mentor prior
to departure to outline their program of study at
In July, students spend three weeks at
Upon return, students present a writing portfolio to their mentor, and their grade for the course is based on this portfolio.
This is a truly unique opportunity for students to study at one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious universities. This kind of accomplishment is bound to impress review committees at the four-year colleges well as prospective employers. Students become exposed to the British cultural heritage as well as, through informal daily interaction with classmates, to cultures of many different countries in the world. Special events that are part of the Cambridge Summer School experience—evening talks, concerts, readings, social activities, trips, visits to theaters—are as enriching as the courses themselves. Since the seminars are conducted on a very high level, with faculty drawn from the various Cambridge colleges, the material challenges students with rigors of upper-level courses and genuinely prepares them for their future academic career.
For more information, please contact Cambridge Liaison at Westchester Community College: Dr. Patricia J. Sehulster - Patricia.Sehulster@sunywcc.edu; 914-606-7806.