Cities and Gods: From Athens to Istanbul
Visit the birth place of philosophy and western civilization while exploring the cultural fusion of the Mediterranean, Europe and Asia. Earn 3 credits in History 398,
Government 329, Art History 398, Classics 390, Sociology 320, Philosophy 398, Honors 130, or Honors 240.
This is a great program to peak your interest in the connection between the political world and public life using the ancient Mediterranean world as a backdrop. Visit
ancient Greek and Turkish sites, such as Olympia, Delphi, Aphrodisias, Troy and many more. Take a ferry ride to the island Crete before spending your final few days in Istanbul. Program Director Dr. Char Miller will use these visits, to give context to and
deepen your understanding of the connection between gods and cities.
CGE Scholarship Application
The Center for Global Education administers two scholarships bi-annually, open to George Mason University students: the
CGE Global Perspectives Scholarship and the
CGE Monroe “Chip” Whitton Scholarship.
How to apply: All scholarship application materials
must be received by CGE by 5:00PM on October 3, 2014. Upon receipt of all materials, applicants will receive a confirmation e-mail. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure his or her application materials have been received.
FOR CGE SCHOLARSHIP