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Nicholas Allen | December 11, 2019

The Center for European Studies has opened applications for their Brussels Study Tour 2020 and EU in NC 2020. CES programs are fully funded for selected participants.

Brussels Study Tour:

Each year, CES chooses a cohort of NC K-12 teachers, community college instructors, and HBCU/MSI faculty to join a study tour to Brussels, Belgium. The tour, organized by the University of Pittsburgh’s European Studies Center, is a five-day professional development opportunity to learn about the European Union. This study tour provides K-12 educators, and community college and MSI/HBCU faculty the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge and experiences that bolster an understanding of Europe and the European Union. Applications are due January 31, 2020. Find out more here.

“EU in NC” Study Tour:

This year’s EU in NC Study Tour is catered toward educators that teach Europe & the EU in advanced high school classrooms, including: AP European History, AP World History, AP Human Geography, among others. This tour will include meetings, discussions, and interactive sessions with faculty experts on European and EU studies as well as with practitioners in the Triangle. Additional sessions will be held on integrating content learned into the classroom. Applications are due January 15, 2020. Find out more here.