Jan. 9, 2012
Visit the birthplace of drama, democracy, and western philosophy as part of a travel-study class to Greece and Turkey through Anne Arundel Community College.
The three-credit course is “Ancient Greek Philosophy” (PHL 221), which examines Greek philosophy, emphasizing the works of Plato and Aristotle. Explore ancient lands and discover timeless beauty in the sights and culture of Greece and Turkey. The trip includes four nights in Athens, three nights in Instanbul, two nights in Izmir and one night in Assos, with sightseeing in Athens, Cape Sunion, Assos, Troy, Pergamum, Ephesus, Miletys, Dydima, Priene, Istanbul, and Bosporus. Travelers also may take the course for noncredit.
The deadline to register for the trip is Feb. 15, 2013. Travel dates are May 27-June 7, 2013. The trip’s cost is estimated at $4,534 per person, based on double occupancy, plus tuition for the three-credit course.
The trip is co-sponsored by the AACC Philosophy Department and the Office of Travel Study and Global Engagement, part of the Sarbanes Center for Public and Community Service. For information, contact Assistant Professor Kevin Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org.