Semester at Sea: Traveling - Semester at Sea
- Location(s): Takoradi, Ghana: Rangoon, Burma: Civitavecchia, Italy: Yokohama, Japan: Southampton, The United Kingdom: Salvador, Brazil: Puntarenas, Costa Rica: Naples, Italy: Kobe, Japan: Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR): Cochin, India: Singapore, Singapore: San José, Costa Rica: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Panama City, Panama: Lima, Peru: Istanbul, Turkey: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Florence, Italy: Tokyo, Japan: Shanghai, China: New Delhi / Delhi, India: Cape Town, South Africa: Barcelona, Spain: Accra, Ghana: Programs at Sea, Multi-Region: United States: Senegal
- Program Type(s): Study Abroad, Volunteer, Gap Year, Traveling/Tours/Non-credit Excursions, Traveling/Tours/Non-credit Excursions
Check out the latest Semester at Sea News!
08/28/14 - Joshua WeisbergWho is Fall 2014?
The 117th voyage of Semester at Sea is underway but who is aboard the MV Explorer? The Fall 2014 voyage enrolled 629 students from 251 colleges and universities. The average student grade point average is 3.3 and student-declared majors number over 50. One-quarter of students are business-related majors, 15% are communications-related majors, and 7% report […] Read More
08/27/14 - Jessica QuinlanClasses that Count
Whether contributing toward their major, minor, or lifelong passion, students selected from 77 courses offered on the Fall 2014 voyage to make every minute of their schedules count. The semester opened aboard the MV Explorer with classes as diverse as the students attending them. With concentrations in the arts, sciences, humanities, and business curriculums, the […] Read More
08/26/14 - Jessica QuinlanKelly Adams-Smith: From One Voyager to Another
Painting a vivid image of land fading slowly into the distance, Kelly Adams-Smith recalls her own departure with Semester at Sea in Fall 1988 – an experience the shipboard community would echo only hours later. As Adams-Smith opened as keynote speaker for the Fall 2014 voyage she candidly recalls emotions of nervousness and excitement from […] Read More
08/25/14 - Jessica QuinlanFall 2014 Embarkation: Backpacks, Books, and Luggage
The Port of Southampton was abustle with incoming voyagers on August 23rd. From around the world, 629 college students traveled to England ready to embark on the Fall 2014 voyage of Semester at Sea. The 108 day voyage will take students, lifelong learners, faculty, and staff to 16 countries across the Atlantic Ocean. With smiles […] Read More
08/22/14 - Kara WilliamsStudent View: Nothing Should Stop You from Pursuing Your Dreams
Editor’s Note: At the end of each SAS voyage, a convocation is held in the Union to celebrate the end of a successful semester. For the Summer 2014 voyage, faculty chose Sarah Lindner to deliver a speech on behalf of the student body. Here’s what she had to say about overcoming fears and pursuing dreams: […] Read More