High School Study Abroad

O, for a Muse of Fire: The Land & Literature of England
–Geoffrey Chaucer, William Shakespeare, John Milton, Jane Austen, and T.S. Eliot

Monday, June 16, 2014 – Sunday, June 29, 2014

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Rising high school juniors, seniors, and talented sophomores are invited to earn college credit with Hillsdale faculty in an intensive two-week summer travel seminar on the ideas and historical influences of select English authors and some of their enduring works that shed light on the good life.

Course study begins on the Hillsdale College campus in southern Michigan and continues at sites including:

  • Windsor
  • Warwick
  • Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Oxford
  • Bath
  • Canterbury
  • London

Featured faculty include:

  • Dr. David Whalen, Provost and Professor of English 
  • Dr. Stephen Smith, Associate Professor of English and Temple Family Chair in English Literature
  • Dr. Bradley Birzer, Professor of History
  • Dr. Patricia Bart, Assistant Professor of English

A $4,250 course fee includes:

  • tuition fees for three academic credits
  • airport shuttles to and from Hillsdale
  • international flight from Detroit Metropolitan Airport
  • private bus and other land travel while abroad
  • housing
  • daily breakfast and dinner
  • all site fees