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Diane Ferris
Director, International Education

Eckerd College
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St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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International Education

International Education


Eckerd has developed a new model known as spring-into-summer. Students register for class as part of their spring semester and prepare for travel that commences at the end of that semester. Destinations for these programs are announced in November of each academic year.

Past Programs and Future Destinations

  • Holocaust Memory in the Present: Berlin and Poland
    How does the Holocaust affect the post-war cultural life of Germany and Poland? This Spring-into-Summer course, led by Professor Jared Stark, explores the complex evolution of Holocaust memory in Berlin, Germany, and in various cities and towns in Poland, featuring interactive, guided study of major memorial sites.

  • The Hague and International Law
    The International Relations and Global Affairs (IRGA) discipline and the Office of International Education are pleased to present  a "Spring-into-Summer" course in The Hague and Strasbourg.

  • United Nations in Geneva
    Dr. William Felice, 2006 Florida Professor of the Year, led a group of students to the United Nations in Geneva. This Spring-Into-Summer course offers a unique opportunity to examine the work of the affiliated agencies of the United Nations (UN) and the international community  in Geneva, Switzerland. View Schedule of Briefings brochure

Previous programs have also taken place in Africa, Australia, Bermuda, Czech Republic, Ireland, Switzerland and other destinations around the globe.

Winter Term 2014

Winter Term 2014

Winter Term 2014 course information available in the 2014 Passport

London Study Centre

London Study Centre

The London Study Centre is the heart of the Eckerd College study abroad program. Since 1970, when Eckerd College leased a 200-year-old Georgian row house from the Bedford Estates, over 2,000 students have called the Centre home. Learn more.