Burch Summer Program in Denmark, Germany, and Sweden
The Burch Program begins with three weeks in Freiburg, Germany, where students will study renewable energy, green design including retrofits, and efficient development. Next, students will travel to Copenhagen, Denmark to learn about urban planning including green space, transportation options, and offshore wind power. The final destination is Lund, Sweden, where students will see outstanding examples of focus on mobility, education, the arts, renewable energy, and information technology. Other cities we will visit include Hamburg, Germany; Malmo, Sweden; and Stockholm, Sweden.
For Summer 2013, this trip will run from June 22 - August 3rd.
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Students participating in this program as UNC-CH summer session enrollees will earn six credit hours in two honors classes:
Check out the Class Blog for more information about the course as well as student entries from the trip.
Two members of the teaching faculty from the Curriculum in Environment and Ecology will be on-site with the students throughout the six-week program.
For more information about the Burch Summer Program in northern Europe, call Dr. Greg Gangi at 919-962-9805 or email email@example.com
Photo credits: top: Steffen Ries, next to top: Mary Embry, next to bottom: Steffen Ries, bottom: Steffen Ries.