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Spring Break 2020 in Greece with Professor JJ Sylvia

Program Dates: March 8, 2020 - March 15, 2020

Rhetoric in Greece, Communications Course (3 credits)

Why Greece? Rhetoric, or the art of persuasion, as we understand it today began in Ancient Greece. On this trip we’ll visit the locations where some of the most studied dialogues in history occurred and bring them to life in the context of Greek culture!

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Estimated Cost: $2600                                                                                                                                    Cost Includes: Airfare, accommodations, some meals, entrance fees to museums, medical insurance, ground transportation and more                                                                                                                  Payment Schedule:                                                                                                                                       November 4, 2019=  $867.00                                                                                                                  December 5, 2019= $867.00                                                                                                                                January 3, 2019= $867.00

Sample Itinerary:

Sunday, March 8: Arrive to Athens, Airport Pickup, Health and Safety Orientation, Walking Tour, Welcome Dinner
Monday, March 9: Acropolis Tour
Tuesday, March 10: Aristotle's Lyceum Tour and Plato's Academic Museum
Wednesday, March 11: National Archeological Museum
Thursday, March 12: Day trip to Delphi!
Friday, March 13: Ancient Agora Tour and afternoon free
Saturday, March 14:  Free day in Athens and farewell dinner
Sunday, March 15: Depart for Boston

Click here for more information about this program and Professor JJ Sylvia.

Please email or stop by Hammond 316 for more information!