Program Dates are July 2 - July 15, 2017. Please note that participants must arrive to meet with the faculty-leader in Berlin on July 2, 2017. Many flights depart U.S./Canada and arrive in Europe 1 day later. This means students must depart U.S./Canada on or before July 1, 2017.
Spring/Summer 2017: July 2 - July 15, 2017
*Students must arrive in Berlin to meet the group on July 2, 2017.
Join the Wayne State University School of Business for a 13-day trip to Germany and Poland. The students will travel to Berlin, Krakow and Wroclaw to learn about a variety of Eastern European companies and corporations that have left a mark on the international business community.
Earn 3 credit hours in 13 experience-rich days of study and exploration in two historic and culturally vibrant Central Europe countries. The course includes meetings with domestic and international companies, tours of corporate manufacturing and distribution facilities, interaction with business, government and academic professionals and tours of cultural and historic sites.
Participants will explore Berlin, Wroclaw and Krakow, taking a "deep dive" into economic, political and social issues that impact international and local businesses in Germany and Poland. Students will visit Wroclaw University, one of the oldest academic institutions in Europe, the fascinating salt mines of Krakow and Auschwitz-Birkenau, the World War II Nazi concentration camp. Free time will allow visits other sites of personal interest.