UCF Study Abroad

Belize Summer A 2019 Study Abroad Course...

About: Work with communities in Belize (an English speaking country) on real-world research projects. Learn an in-demand research method in a high-growth technology career field. Explore the Belize Barrier Reef and several different landscapes across Belize. Learn how to use GIS mapping, apps, and drones. Spend 5 days...

Nov 27, 2018
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Back from Belize, Changed…student reflections on the...

Back from Belize, Changed. “There ain’t no journey what don't change you some,” David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas It’s the Monday morning after our UCF GIS Belize study abroad experience. Now we’re back in the United States and working hard on finalizing the Belize mapping projects....

Jun 13, 2016
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To Boldly Go….student reflections from by Rhena...

To Boldly Go... A Blog post by Rhena South, University of Central Florida Sociology M.A. Student “I have come to accept the feeling of not knowing where I am going. And I have trained myself to love it. Because it is only when we are...

Jun 9, 2016
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The Top 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t...

The Top 5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Study Abroad as told by Mandi Barringer, Sociology PhD student, from our study abroad trip in Belize. [caption width="300" id="attachment_631" align="alignnone"] After a day of data collection on Caye Caulker.[/caption]If you’re not ready to transform your life then...

Jun 7, 2016
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From Sea to Land: “Nothing of significance...

We've had a tremendous couple of days and have stayed busy with both work and team building activities.  Belize are two blogs from graduate students: Nick Altizer and Alexis Yohros. [caption id="attachment_624" align="alignnone" width="300"] Students and Dr. Hawthorne kayaking on the north end of Caye...

Jun 6, 2016
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Garbage warriors map debris with a purpose...

On June 1st and 2nd , 2016 the University of Central Florida and Ocean Academy joined forces to map marine debris along the beautiful coast of Caye Caulker, Belize. The purpose of this was to help find the root of the problem by creating a...

Jun 2, 2016
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Debris mapping with Ocean Academy, day three...

[caption id="attachment_598" align="alignright" width="300"] Ocean academy and UCF students after data collection[/caption] Here's an update on yesterday, day three, from first year undergraduate student, Taylor Hanus! -- With an early start to the day, we began by heading over to the Ocean Academy to meet...

Jun 2, 2016
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