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Leon Program

Leon, Spain.

Students participate in the León study abroad program in Summer 2016.

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The Department of World Languages & Cultures and Humboldt State University offer an intense 10-week summer immersion Spanish language and culture experience, the León program. The León Program is a faculty-led study abroad program at Humboldt State University and the first of its kind in Spain. The students will live with selected Spanish families, take c lasses five days a week, participate in service learning activities with local organizations, and participate in various academic visits to outstanding cultural sites in Spain.

What's included?

The León Program is a comprehensive, all-services included program:
• Live with a Spanish family
• Visit cultural and natural places guided by faculty
• Participate in service learning activities with localorganizations
• Meets International Residence requirement forthe Spanish Major and the International Studiesmajor (Consult with major advisor).
• Courses in this program meet and exceed oneyear of college Spanish language requirement invarious HSU majors.

Program Dates and Contact Information

International Travel to Madrid: by May 24

Academic Excursions in Madrid: May 25 & 26

Travel to Segovia, León: May 27

10 Weeks of Classes: May 28 - August 3

Closing Ceremony/End of Program: August 3

Please Contact: Dr. Matthew Dean, Chair

Office phone: 707-826-3134 md93@humboldt.edu