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Capstone Scholars

Past Programs

These are just a few of the amazing places that our students have been able to visit through our Maymester programs. Who knows where we will go next!

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    Nicaragua Spring Medical Program (Recurring)

    Dr. Patrick Hickey leads students on an annual excursion to the rural Nicaraguan community of Masaya, bringing healthcare to the people in their homes and clinics. 

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    Amsterdam Maymester 2018

    The Capstone Scholars Program made its first trip to the Netherlands, working in partnership with the Anne Frank House and its expert staff to explore human rights discussions in Amsterdam and the Hague.

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    Ireland Maymester 2017

    Students learned about ways in which Irish identity has been shaped and sustained through fictional texts while visiting Dublin, Westport, Galway and the beautiful countryside in between.

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    Costa Rica Maymester 2016

    By visiting coral reefs, volcanoes and beaches, students learned about the delicate and ever-changing relationship between humans and their environment.

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    Italy Maymester 2015

    From the University of Bologna to Accademia, students traced the rise of the medieval university model by visiting some of the oldest institutions in Europe.