Europe in Transition Program Now Accepting Applications for Spring Trip

Informational meetings for Truman’s Europe in Transition Program will take place Nov. 26, 27 and 28 at 4:30 p.m. in Violette Hall 1400.

The Europe in Transition Program combines study and field trips using the setting of Europe, focusing on the examination of current issues and problems in the European Union, the economy, and the political and social climate.

The course is scheduled for May 16-June 2, 2013. The itinerary includes stops in Prague, Czech Republic (May 16-19); Vienna, Austria (May 20-21); Budapest, Hungary (May 22-23); Rome, Italy (May 24-27); Florence, Italy (May 28-30); and Venice, Italy (May 31-June 2).

Students in good standing are eligible to participate and will be admitted to the program in the order in which the applications are received. The deadline for program application is Jan. 18. To receive six credit hours students must attend pre-travel classes and lectures, must keep a journal during the overseas experience and must complete a paper after returning.

For more information, contact Jason Lin at, Keith Harrison at or go online to