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Field Studies

In Ethical Leadership

We give students in grades 7-12 the opportunity to learn about the principle of ethical leadership from inspiring nonprofit leaders. Students discover the complexity of global challenges by working and learning alongside our trusted partners while immersed in the communities they serve.

THE RELATIONSHIPS ARE MEANINGFUL. THE LEARNING IS AUTHENTIC. THE EXPERIENCE IS TRANSFORMATIVE.

Costa Rica:Ecology

Alongside our partner, Rancho Quemado, you will learn about rural tourism as a means to balance human prosperity and the protection of natural resources. Note: This program has two sessions to choose from (Costa Rica I or Costa Rica II). The only difference is the dates. 
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Environment,
  • Spanish Immersion,
  • Sustainability
Dates
I. June 17-June 30, 2023
II. July 8-July 21, 2023
Tuition
$4695
Availability
I. Available
II. Available

Costa Rica:Sea Turtles

Alongside our partner, Turtle Trax, you will gain hands-on research experience while learning about sea turtle conservation, coastal ecosystems, and the empowerment of local communities. Note: This program has two sessions to choose from (Costa Rica I or Costa Rica II). The only difference is the dates. 

Course Type
  • Education,
  • Environment,
  • Spanish Immersion,
  • Sustainability
Dates
I. July 13-26, 2023
II. July 21-August 3, 2023
Tuition
$5095
Availability
Available

Dartmouth

Alongside our partner, Round The Bend Farm, you will learn about sustainable living, social justice, and human impact on the environment.   
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Environment,
  • Food Security,
  • Sustainability
Dates
July 11-July 18, 2023
Tuition
$2695
Availability
Available

Detroit (MS)

Alongside our partner, Focus: HOPE, you will learn about food insecurity, economic disparity, and inadequate education. This program is only open to students currently in grades 7&8 (2022 –2023 school year)
Course Type
  • Food Security,
  • Middle School,
  • Sustainability
Dates
July 15-July 22, 2023
Tuition
$2695
Availability
Available

Kenya

Alongside our partner, International Peace Initiatives, you will learn about sustainable development, peacebuilding, community empowerment, and systems thinking.
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Food Security,
  • Gender Equality,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 16-July 4, 2023
Tuition
$5995
Availability
Available

Nepal

Alongside our partner, The Small World, you will learn about sustainable development, rural education, and women’s empowerment.
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Gender Equality,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 16-July 4, 2023
Tuition
$5995
Availability
Available

New Orleans

Alongside our partner, Common Ground Relief, you will learn about coastal land loss, habitat restoration, and the protection & engagement of marginalized communities.
Course Type
  • Environment,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 17-June 24, 2023
Tuition
$2295
Availability
Available

New Orleans (MS)

Alongside our partner, Common Ground Relief, you will learn about coastal land loss, habitat restoration, and the protection & engagement of marginalized communities. This session of New Orleans is only open to students currently in grades 7&8 (2022 –2023 school year)
Course Type
  • Environment,
  • Middle School,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 25-July 2, 2023
Tuition
$2295
Availability
Available

Panama

Alongside our partner, Give and Surf, you will learn about marine ecology, sustainable tourism, climate change, and community development. Note: This program has two sessions to choose from (Panama I or Panama II). The only difference is the dates. 
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Environment,
  • Spanish Immersion
Dates
I. June 17-July 1, 2023
II.July 8-July 22, 2023
Tuition
$5195
Availability
I. Available
II. Available

Peru

Alongside our partner, the Llama Pack Project, you will learn about indigenous peoples, sustainable development, and conservation of mountain ecosystems.
Course Type
  • Education,
  • Environment,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 16-June 30, 2023
Tuition
$5095
Availability
Available

Puerto Rico

Alongside our partner, Plenitud, you will learn about sustainability, permaculture, and healthy living while living and working on an educational farm.
Course Type
  • Environment,
  • Food Security,
  • Sustainability
Dates
June 17-June 24, 2023
Tuition
$3095
Availability
Available

San Diego

Alongside our partner, Madres y Familias Deportadas en Accion, you will learn about the history of the U.S.-Mexico Border while exploring the U.S. side of the border wall.
Course Type
  • Immigration
Dates
July 25-July 31, 2023
Tuition
$2695
Availability
Available
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