London, Paris, Italy and Beyond
HTM Isenberg Summer Abroad 2015

                                You're invited to join us! Open to all HTM, Isenberg and UMass students




2015 Program Dates: May 12 (London)- May 29 (Verona, Italy)

 

We start in: 

1.    London from May 12- 15 for 4 days at Copthorne Tara Hotel, London

2.    Paris from May 18-22 for 5 days at the Citadines Saint Germain des Pres

3.    Verona, Italy from May 26-29 for 4 days at the Grande Hotel, Verona, Italy 

Students have long weekends free to travel throughout Europe. You earn 6-9 HTM upper elective credits and for BBA majors these count as Isenberg School 300-level upper level business electives.

The program is open to all students, HTM, Isenberg, non-Isenberg, undergraduate and graduate.

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This program cost ($4,795)  includes:

Tuition and fees for 6.0 credits (2 courses), tuition and fees if you sign up for the third course option, Accommodation in London for 3 nights (one meal per day is included), Accommodation in Paris for 4 nights, Accommodation in Verona, Italy for 3 nights (1 meal per day is included), most field trips.

Field Trips included on the 2014 trip:  Motor coach and tour guide of London, visiting Sofitel St. James meeting with GM and Directors of Marketing and Operations, meeting with Management at the Sofitel Paris Scribe, La Cuisine pastry class, O Chateau Wine Tasting, Seine River Cruise, Day Trip to Venice with guide, Verona vineyard and cellar tour, including wine tasting and a visit to a Romanic hamlet, wrap up dinner at Dinner at TRATTORIA CAPRINI.  Please note that the 2015 field trips will be different and depend upon availability, exchange rates and cost.

Additional Expenses not included:

Airfare, travel, meals (except those provided), funds to travel during the weekends, Personal Expenses

Classes Offered: All students will enroll in Ht-Mtg 391 T Seminar in Tour Operations Management and Ht-Mtg 391B Cultural Tourism, with the option of enrolling in a third course, HT-mtg 391 C, Critical Issues in Hospitality and Tourism. These courses are HTM upper electives for HTM majors, and they satisfy for BBA majors these count as Isenberg School 300-level upper level business electives.  The specific courses are subject to change.

Click here for application at IPO site. 

Rolling admission and acceptance, space is limited, $1,000 non-refundable deposit due after acceptance.

Program Director:  Miyoung Jeong, Associate Professor, Hospitality and Tourism Management

Contact:  mjeong@isenberg.umass.edu for upcoming info session dates and information.  If you are interested in a short student presentation at your next club meeting, please contact me.