|Submission Date||April 22, 2015|
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
AC-5: Immersive Experience
Faculty Sustainability Fellow
Languages and Literature
Does the institution offer at least one immersive, sustainability-focused educational study program that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief description of the sustainability-focused immersive program(s) offered by the institution:
Sustainable Business in the Caribbean (Winterim class in Jamaica):
This course is designed to provide the student with experience in sustainable business practices in two leading industries in the Caribbean: tourism, and hospitality. Students begin with two days of preparatory instruction on campus and then proceed to Jamaica where they will visit representative companies in the hospitality and tourism industries, receive presentations from management on sustainability efforts and certifications, and make their own contribution through team-based sustainability projects.
The website URL where information about the immersive program(s) is available:
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