In the summer of 2020, students of Georgia Highlands College have the opportunity to study abroad in Montepulciano, Italy as part of a study abroad consortium with Kennesaw State University. Montepulciano is a beautiful town in the hills of Tuscany overlooking a valley of vineyards. The town is within a few hours travel to major cities such as Rome and Florence. You find a video shot by a drone flying over Montepulciano at the following link:
Students on the Montepulciano program live in apartments in the town where they take two three hour credit courses in classrooms at La Fortezza, a restored medieval fortress. The Montepulciano program has two session, session I (Early Summer, May 14-June 18) and session II (Late Summer, June 25 -July 30).
A Prezi with more information about the Montepulciano program is as follows:
Montepulciano Program Prezi
GHC Assistant Professor of Sociology Christina Wolfe will teach Sociology courses and help GHC students on session II. For more information about session II, including airfare, lodging, courses, site visits, pricing and an application, please visit the following website:
If you have questions, please contact Professor Wolfe at: firstname.lastname@example.org