Buckeyes Abroad Programs

Join us at an upcoming information session!

Australia: Human Impacts on the Natural Environment

  • Monday, September 25, 2017, 5:00 – 6:00 PM, 129 Mendenhall Lab
  • Thursday, October 26, 2017, 4:30 – 5:30 PM, 250 Hitchcock Hall
  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 5:30 – 6:30 PM, 102 Kottman Hall

New Zealand: Sustainable Tourism & Human Impacts on the Environment

  • Monday, October 9, 2017, 5:00 – 6:00 PM, 129 Mendenhall Lab
  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 5:30 – 6:30 PM, 102 Kottman Hall
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2017, 5:00 – 6:00 PM, 162 MacQuigg Laboratory

Antarctica: Human Impact on a Fragile Ecosystem

  • Times and locations TBA for early spring semester information sessions.
Antarctica Sustainability

Antarctica – Human Impact on a Fragile Ecosystem

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the remote and dramatic wilderness of the world’s least-understood continent. Towering icebergs, glacier-draped mountains, and waddling penguins are just a few of the wonders that greet you on this experiential program.

Dates: Dec 14 – 28, 2018 (plus fall pre-departure course)  Credits: 3 credits  Application deadline: April 1  Contact: Charlie Gbur, gbur.9@osu.edu

Sustainability-in-North-Queensland

Australia – Human Impacts on the Natural Environment

This three and a half-week experiential program uses the theme of sustainable development to explore the relationship between people and their natural environment. North Queensland boasts some of the most diverse and remarkable natural resources in the southern hemisphere. Known as the Sunshine State, Queensland is home to lush rainforests, Outback scrub and desert, and the spectacular marine diversity of the Great Barrier Reef.

Dates: May 7 – June 1, 2018  Credits: 6 credits  Application deadline: January 15  Contact: Amanda McCann, mccann.119@osu.edu

Lake-Rotoiti

New Zealand – Sustainable Tourism & Human Impacts on the Environment

This three and a half-week experiential program will examine resource conservation and the natural, and related social, history of New Zealand’s South Island. In this course you’ll use New Zealand as a case study to examine different cultural perspectives on the three pillars of sustainability: environment, social equity, and economics.

Dates: May 7 – June 1, 2018  Credits: 6 credits  Application deadline: January 15  Contact: Amanda McCann, mccann.119@osu.edu