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Examines a different subject or problem from a comparative framework with an interdisciplinary perspective. Satisfies the Gateways major/minor requirement. Offered: AWSp. Learn more
History, Memory, and Human Rights in Central Europe
The CHID Prague Program, which is one of the oldest study abroad programs at UW (since 1996), offers UW students a unique and specific study abroad opportunity not available elsewhere at UW.
Quarter Offered: Spring 2019
Application Deadline: November 15, 2018