Faculty-Led Study Abroad

The last department faculty-led study abroad program took place in Winter 2019. 

Winter 2019 - Costa Rica:

Cultivating Global Mindedness in Costa Rica

Faculty Program Leaders:

  • Dr. Jason Laker (jlaker.sjsu@gmail.com)
  • Dr. Dolores Mena (dolores.mena@sjsu.edu)

Other program years in Costa Rica included: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2105, and 2018. Pictures are provided below from each program year in reverse chronological order.  

Costa Rica Winter 2019:

Costa Rica 2019 Group Picture at Coffee FarmEl Toledo Coffee Farm


CR 2019Class at the University for Peace 


Cr 2019School in La Carpio


Cr 2019Monteverde Cloud Forrest Reserve


Cr 2019Upeace Outdoor Group Activity


Cr 2019Tarcoles Sustainable Fishing Village


Costa Rica Winter 2018:

Costa Rica 2018 Group Picture in La CarpioLa Carpio


CR 2018Spice Farm 


Costa Rica 2018Downtown San Jose, Costa Rica


 CR 2018University for Peace (Upeace) Monument


Cr 2018Nacientes Palmichal


Costa Rica Winter 2015:

CR 2015University for Peace (UPeace) Monument


CR 2015Nacientes Palmichal


Costa Rica Winter 2014:

Costa Rica 2014Butterfly Farm


Costa Rica 2014Painting Homes with the Kids in La Carpio 


Costa Rica 2014 La Carpio - Picture with Kids and Painted Trash Dispensary


Costa Rica 2014University for Peace (UPeace) Monument 


Costa Rica Winter 2013:

CR 2013University of Costa Rica


CR 2013Nacientes Palmichal


CR 2013Cloud Forrest School


Costa Rica Winter 2012:

CR 2012Coffee Farm


CR 2012 Upeace ClassroomUniversity for Peace (UPeace) Classroom


Cr 2012Nacientes Palmichal


CR 2012 Poas VolcanoPoas Volcano