Study abroad: Dubai, March 2016

Posted On March 11, 2016
Categories Study abroad

This study abroad opportunity took place in March 2016:

Come join us on a life-changing journey through the dazzling city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. This trip promises to challenge your senses and enhance your perspective on life by exposing you to the various faces and facets of this global city! Our Global Expeditions in Dubai occur in March annually for 9 days, and features exciting excursions through the city of Dubai. Travelers will have the opportunity to develop personally while exploring the history, culture, and psychology of Dubai’s growing city within a variety of community contexts including: (1) visits to numerous historical and cultural sites, monuments and museums (e.g., mosques, souks – old market, Dubai museum, Shindagha Museum); (2) visits to contemporary facilities that illustrate the economic and cultural growth and diversity of Dubai (e.g. major malls, Atlantis on the Palm island, Burj Kalifa – tallest building in the world, Burj Al Arab – only 7 star hotel in the world, Arabian Dhow cruises, city tours, trade ports and an exploration through the darker side); (3) discussions with Dubai experts on the city’s history, growth, modern day culture and psychological challenges; (4) a desert safari, camel ride and Arabian BBQ in some of the most popular game drives in Dubai; (5) visits to some of the most pristine Arabian beaches in the world (e.g. Jumeirah Beach); and (5) after-hours enjoyment in local restaurants and various entertainment venues. Please contact Dr. Kelly at GlobeCoRe, Inc. (770-284-1044) or Dr. Lamoreaux at GSU (404-413-6295) if you want more information. You can also visit our website at

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