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Incoming Exchange Students
Know the following program information, which you will provide on the online application:
Education abroad term: Spring 2013 1-2 week term
Early application is strongly encouraged, as space is limited and the program will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Complete applications include an essay and unofficial transcript. A non-refundable application fee of $50 will be billed to your student account upon submission of an online application.
Rehearse and perform alongside Panamanian students from the Universidad de Panama. After preparing the repertoire, performances will take place in four of the major cities in Panama, including Panama City, El Valle, San Miguelito and Porto Bello. Attend master classes at the Universidad. Learn and teach alongside faculty of the Fundacion Sinfonica Concertante de Panama at selected elementary schools and a music center. Explore the history and culture of Panama through various excursions.
While in Panama City, live in a homestay provided by members of the Universidad de Panama faculty and the Fundacion Sinfonica Concertante de Panama staff. Stay in hotels while traveling to other cities.
Earn 1 credit in FORS 1504, MU 1504Cross-Cultural Performance Experience in Panama.
Course objectives include:
Participants MUST have a passport, valid for at least six months after their return to the United States.
A non-refundable application fee of $50 will be billed to your student account upon submission of an online application. A deposit of $400 will be billed to your student account upon your confirmation of participation. The remainder of the program fee will be billed through Student Accounts Receivable.