Andrea Dvorak: CGEE Presenter at IES Abroad Conference

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Andrea Dvorak, Assistant Director of Off-campus Study, will be presenting on Sustainability and Study Abroad at the IES Conference in Chicago next month.

More and more participants, schools, and providers are seeking to incorporate the importance of sustainability as a focus or at least an aspect of study for students on international programs in today‚Äôs world. Efforts to develop sustainable practices in the study abroad field will be discussed, as well as the development and implementation of sustainable practices at Augsburg’s CGEE Study Centers in Latin America and Namibia, and at the IES sustainability program in Freiburg.

View related article co-authors by Andrea Dvorak, Nancy Fischer, Lars Christianson and Joe Underhill published in 2015 in Frontiers: The Interdisciplinary Journal of Study Abroad.

A Necessary Partnership: Study Abroad and Sustainability in Higher Education