Study Abroad

Study Abroad

Summer 2019

Contemporary Italian Art & Culture  

This tour will focus on contemporary art, music, dance, and film.  We will participate in outdoor summer festivals, including an opera performance in Verona’s 2000-year-old outdoor Coliseum, and contemporary cultural museums, including the Ferrari Museum in Modena and the Gucci Museum in Florence.  Enjoy wonderful food, a rich culture, and spectacular scenery.

Verona

May 20 - June 24 First five-week session
Tue/Thu   |   6 p.m. - 10:20 p.m.
Reynolds Community College   |   Parham Road Campus 

HUM 295: Contemporary Italian Art and Culture
Transferable, inter-disciplinary course will focus on contemporary art, music, dance, film, and literature, and includes guest lectures, visit to VMFA, food, instruction on Italian language and culture, and Italian film.   

3 credit hours (transferable credit)

Course Tuition: $499.80 (in state) 
To participate in the trip, you must audit or enroll in the course for credit.

 

12 Days in Italy
Depart: Monday, June 24 
Return: Friday, July 5

Trip Cost: 
$4379  per person: Single Accommodations (1 person to a room)
$3879  per person: Double Accommodations (2 people to a room)
$3730 per person: Triple Accommodations (3 people to a room)

 

Payment 1:  $1200 is due December 3, 2018
Payment 2:  
$1200 is due January 7, 2019
Payment 3:  
$1200 is due February 11, 2019
Final Payment:
 remaining balance is due April 8, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Leftover funds from financial aid in the fall and spring may be applied to travel costs!

 


 Program fee includes:

  • Round trip airfare,  Richmond to Italy (includes airport transfers) 

  • Luxury motor coach and train transportation in Italy
  • Hotel accommodations (single, double, or triple occupancy) in beautiful, centrally located 3- and 4-star hotels in Venice (3 nights), Verona (1 night), Florence (3 nights), Sorrento (3 nights), and Rome (1 night). 
  • Full-Time Tour Guide
  • Full breakfast daily and five dinners, including welcome dinner in Venice and closing banquet in Rome, and wine tasting and lunch at Altarroca Winery in Orvieto
  • Excursions to Verona, Bologna, San Gimignano, and Ravello
  • ALL entrance fees to museums and tickets for performances:
    • Venice58th Venice Biennale, Palazzo Fortuny, Peggy Guggenheim Museum
    • Florence: Palazzo Strozzi, Gucci Museum; San Gimignano Contemporary Art Walk
    • Amalfi Coast: Amalfi Coast Bus Tour, Ravello Summer Festival
  • ALL taxes, surcharges, gratuities, and applicable fees

Participants will be responsible for additional meals and personal expenses.

 

Venice


Information Sessions

Parham Road Campus
Monday, October 15  |  1 - 2:30 p.m.  |   Burnette Hall, Room 206
Wednesday, October 17  |  6 - 7:30 p.m.  |   Burnette Hall, Room 213

Downtown Campus
Wednesday, October 17  |  1 - 2:30 p.m.  |  Room 330

If you are unable to attend one of the scheduled information sessions, contact Dr. Jane Rosecrans at jrosecrans@reynolds.edu for detailed information or to schedule an appointment to discuss this wonderful opportunity!