Department of Geography and the Environment

Study Abroad in Botswana

Wed, October 16, 2013
Study Abroad in Botswana

Explore the world with the Department of Geography and the Environment in summer 2014! Get class credit while camping in the Kalahari, doing vegetation and environmental monitoring fieldwork, and enjoying lectures and excursions in the company of lions, zebras and elephants.

Students will explore themes relating to human-wildlife conflicts, development-conservation conflicts, and long-term ecosystem monitoring and management. Learn more at upcoming program info sessions on Oct. 17  and Nov. 20, 2013. 

The program will run from May 2014 to July 2014, and the final application deadline is December 1, 2013

Check out pictures and stories from previous trips- 

Study Abroad Botswana Blog

UT Austin Students on Why Study Abroad, and Why Africa

Kalahari Summer Study Abroad Program Continues

Longhorns in the Kalahari

Next Steps

  • Attend a program info session, Oct. 17  or Nov. 20th, 2013. 
  • Meet with the professor or with a peer advisor
  • Begin investigating funding sources
  • Apply before December 1st!

Full program details for Summer 2014 are listed on the Study Abroad Program website

Questions? Contact Melissa Sassi.

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