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Belgium: Reed College Capstone
Brussels, Belgium (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring
Program Cost Spring
Fact Sheet:
Academic College: Reed College of Media Language of Instruction: English
Program Options: Faculty-Led, Spring Break Credits Earned: 4
Faculty Leader: Charles Harman
Program Description:

Information

Belgium: Reed College Capstone 
BelgiumAn amazing opportunity is available to a select number of STCM Capstone students during the Spring Semester 2018. Students will develop a branding campaign for a leading European NGO (non-profit organization) representing affiliated organizations in 26 countries. The class will meet throughout the Spring semester and students will also travel to Leuven and Brussels during Spring Break to work directly with the Secretary General of EUFAMI and her staff.  The instructor for this course has previously led four Education Abroad capstone courses and will be assisted in this effort by a Reed College alumnus who has significant experience in major agencies located in New York.
 

Location

City: Brussels

Country: Belgium

Population: 177,307

Information: The City of Brussels is the largest municipality of the Brussels-Capital Region, and the de jure capital of Belgium. The City of Brussels covers most of the Region's centre, as well as northern outskirts where it borders municipalities in Flanders.


Places of Interest:
Atomium
Grand Palace
Cinquantenaire
 

Academics

Students will take an on campus spring semester course for 3 credits. They will also receive 1 credit for the travel course.
STCM 459 - Strategic Communications Capstone - 3 Credits
STCM 493 - Study Abroad - 1 Credit
 

Faculty

Dr. Charles Harman
 

Cost

Program Cost $3,300

Includes:

WVU course credit
Round Trip Airfare
Lodging
Some meals
Comprehensive Travel and Medical Insurance
Programmatic Academic Excursions



Billing for the spring 2018 programs will occur upon registration into the courses associated with the Education Abroad program in STAR. The payment deadlines for the program will be the same as WVU Spring Semester Tuition and Fees. Students will receive correspondence from OGA with registration instructions upon acceptance into the program after the application deadline. All payments are due in full before trip departure. Payments can be made through STAR or by contacting the Mountaineer HUB.
 
 

Misc

Visa Required for US Citizens? No

Useful Links:
How to Apply for a US Passport
Comprehensive Travel and Health Insurance
 
 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 11/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission 03/10/2018 03/18/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed