What we do: Study Abroad, Internships Abroad, Customized Program design and more.
Direct enroll study abroad courses and internships abroad
We variety of courses and academic internships are offered throughout the year at Gustolab International in Italy. We have also expanded our popular summer program to Vietnam and Japan. Participants can apply directly to Gustolab International. In our study abroad courses and internships abroad programs, the integration of coursework, fieldwork, and projects affords participants a unique perspective on the topics they are exploring. This engagement is driven by personal experience in markets, neighborhoods, and rural areas as well as reflection on important and timely academic issues. Learn about our unique approach to international education ›
Customized field schools and program design for short tours & programs
We partner with University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to offer customized field schools in the spring, summer and fall. Moreover, we design faculty-led programs for Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Participants apply directly through the home university.
We also offer customized program design such as unique customized short thematic programs, winter, fall or spring break programs, and university alumni tours.
We work directly with faculty, study abroad offices and departments who are interested in collaborating with us to design and implement.
Our unique academic internship program combines research, language instruction & placements for students with organizations. The placements are customized according to the needs of students and are available from one to four months-time. The positions are in Rome and in other parts of Italy such as Emilia Romagna, Calabria, Campania and Sicily.
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Independent studies, Research and Mentorship
The mission of GLi is to promote research and education on food studies, food systems and sustainability, especially as it relates to experiential programs for undergraduate or graduate students, as well as for faculty. We have excellent networks across Italy and can assist researchers in establishing contacts. We also have visiting teaching appointments which can be used to explore or develop research projects.
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Learn how you can partner or affiliate with us
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