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Hawaii: Island Paradise Where East Meets West

Conducted in English

In the land of aloha, students will explore the history, the diverse multicultural traditions, and the natural beauty of Hawaii, as described by both native and foreign writers over the past two centuries. The texts are drawn from a broad variety of writers, from Captain Cook, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Mark Twain to David Kalakua and Liliuokalani, from Jack London to Jessica Saiki and John Dominis Holt, from Barbara Kingsolver to W. S. Merwin and others. Essays, poems, and stories read in class will come alive as students discover for themselves the natural wonders that have drawn people from all over the world to Hawaii, and as they are exposed to the rich cultural and artistic traditions of this remarkable place through its literature, music, and dance.



Location: Honolulu, Hawaii

NY departure and return dates: January 04 - 23, 2016

Arrive in Honolulu on January 4th

Course: 3 credits - Eng

Faculty: Professor Janet Hulstrand

Housing: Hotel

Program Costs:

Cost (includes all expenses below except airfare): $2900

CUNY tuition (for in-state, CUNY matriculated undergraduates): $825

Travel insurance: $45

          Consolidated fee (housing, tours, excursions, welcome and farewell dinner): $ 2030

Not included in the above cost:

Airfare: $800 - $1000 (estimate)
Minimum budget for meals and personal expenses of $20 to $25 per day.

Application Deadline: October 26, 2015

Programs are open to all undergraduate students from all CUNY campuses (unless restricted by level of study, language fluency, or other program criteria). Travel on Fridays and some Saturdays for some programs.

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Education Abroad Office
King Hall, Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, New York 11367-1597 
718-997-5055 (FAX)  
Email: Education Abroad​​


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