Dr. Mara Huber, associate dean of undergraduate research and experiential learning at UB, takes students on an annual two-week summer trip to Tanzania to learn about its history, culture and politics. However, due to COVID-19, Huber decided to make that summer trip a virtual abroad experience for the fall semester.
The UB Experiential Learning Network (ELN) supports academic and professional preparation through its Soft Skills Studio and other co-curricular projects. Read more on page 14.
Schools are rethinking the immediate future of travel programs slated for the summer and fall, with virtual study abroad programs being designed in a hurry.