SAP Participates in WVC’s Annual Norooz Celebration

Each year, WVC celebrates Persian New Year with traditional music, dancing, food, tea and a haft-seen (a collection of seven items that symbolize hope for the new year: sprout or grass, dried sweet fruit, sweet pudding, apples, garlic, vinegar and sumac, a Persian spice made from crushed sour red berries0. It’s a celebration of spring […]

Students in EOPS Learn about Study Abroad Program

Would You Like to Study Abroad? Join us for a special informational  session with Dr. Dulce María Gray, Director of WVC Study Abroad Program Thursday 8 February 2018 12:30 to 1:00 PM in the EOPS office meeting room Attendees will receive a $10 meal card after the session Topics: Make your dream of studying abroad […]

France: SAP’s Inaugural Study Tour

“We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.” John Hope Franklin, American Historian Thirty-one students, three faculty members and two staff members form WVC Study Abroad Program’s inaugural study tour left for France at […]

Fundraiser to Send Students to GC Seminar is a Success!

Dr. Tim Kelly, the Faculty Advisor for Study Abroad Program’s Salzburg Seminar for Students, and WVC President Bradley Davis hosted a fundraiser on December 7, 2017. The aim was to work with community supporters of students and to secure the funds necessary to send an additional eight students to the Global Citizenship Alliance’s Global Citizenship […]

Nov 13-17 is International Education Week

International Education Week is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of our efforts to promote programs that prepare Americans for a global environment and attract future leaders from abroad to study, learn, […]

WVC President Officially Presents SAP Scholarships to Students

On Tuesday 7 November 2017 Study Abroad Program held two important events in the WVC Global Citizenship Center: first, certificates were awarded to the fifteen winners of WVC’s Global Citizenship Study Abroad Scholarship to study in France (in January 2018). Both WVMCCD Chancellor Patrick Schmitt and WVC President Bradley Davis were in attendance. Chancellor Schmitt […]