Calendar of Activities – Winter 2013
  University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Brazil
 
Sun, Jan 13
Mon, Jan 14 Tue, Jan 15 Wed, Jan 16 Thu, Jan 17 Fri, Jan 18 Sat, Jan 19

Sat, Jan 12
Arrival and Settle In
Welcome Dinner
Shopping for winter clothing

Group Breakfast
Campus Tour
Orientation
Urban Geography
Foresta

Morning Session:
 Freedom and Order
 In British Colonies
Freeberg, Black

Afternoon: Urban
Geography Tour
Foresta

Full-day Ropes Course
Hamrick,  Barksdale
 
Morning Session:
 Origins and Legacies
 Of the American
 Revolution
Freeberg, Magra

 

Morning Session:
 U.S. Constitution
Freeberg, Accawi

Afternoon:  Participant
Conferences with
Hamrick or Freeberg
 

Morning Session:
 American West/wilderness,
  Frontier, empire
 Freeberg, Coens
Afternoon:
Leadership: (1)  Introduction
Barksdale
Afternoon:
 Academic Briefing
 
Homestay weekend
Sun, Jan 20 Mon, Jan 21 Tue, Jan 22 Wed, Jan 23 Thu, Jan 24 Fri, Jan 25 Sat, Jan 26
Homestay weekend Martin Luther King Holiday
 

Community Service
 

Morning Session:
 Slavery and the Civil
 War
Ash

Afternoon:
Leadership: (2)
What sort of leader
Am I?
Barksdale

Morning Session:
 Immigration: the
Golden Door
Freeberg

 Field Trip
 To Highlander
 Center, New Market,
 Tennessee

 All Day:
 
 Community Service
Morning Session:
Civil Rights Movement
Fleming
Afternoon:
Leadership: (3)
Leading Others
Barksdale
Afternoon:
Academic Briefing and Atlanta orient.
Study Tour:

Chickamauga
Battlefield

Atlanta

 

Sun, Jan 27 Mon, Jan 28 Tue, Jan 29 Wed, Jan 30 Thu, Jan 31 Fri, Feb 1 Sat, Feb 2
Atlanta:

Site visits to MLK Center; Ebenezer Baptist;  High Museum
 

Atlanta:

Site visits to CNN and the Brazil Consulate

Return to Knoxville
 

Morning Session:
 American Dream:
Capitalism and Critics
Sacco, Shefner

Afternoon:
Leadership: (4)
Developing Others
Barksdale
4PM Videoconference

 

Morning Session:
From Tolerance to
Pluralism.
 Freeberg, Hulsether

Native American
 History
Reed
 

Morning Session:
Mass Media/Mass Democracy
Maland

Afternoon:
Community Service

Morning Session:
Sexual Diversity
Sacco
Afternoon:
Leadership: (5)
Leading in
Organizations
Barksdale
Afternoon:
Academic Briefing
 
Trip to Cherokee,
NC (museum and
Meeting with tribal
leaders)
Sun, Feb 3 Mon, Feb 4 Tue, Feb 5 Wed, Feb 6 Thu, Feb 7 Fri, Feb 8 Sat, Feb 9
Pigeon Forge
Shopping Trip or
Gatlinburg Ski
Morning:
Community Service

Afternoon:
Leadership: (6)
Leadership
Development
Barksdale

Morning Session:
 Impact of War and Media
 On American in 20th
   Century
Freeberg
Morning Session:
Domestic Politics
And Foreign Policy
Jackson, Jefferson
Morning Session:
Participant presentations

Afternoon:
U.S. and Latin
American Relations

Morning Session:
Participant presentations.

Afternoon:
 Academic Briefing

Farewell dinner
 

Shopping

Prepare group presentation
For Wash D.C. meeting
 

Sun, Feb 10 Mon, Feb 11 Tue, Feb 12 Wed, Feb 13 Thu, Feb 14 Fri, Feb 15 Sat, Feb 16
Departure for New York City (NYC)  NYC Washington, DC

Check in hotel.
Presentations.  Orientation to Wash DC.

Washington, DC
AM
Visit congressional office
Capitol Tour
PM
Inter-American Dialogue
Shifter
 Evening:  Monument tours
Washington, DC
AM
Meeting with the State Department.
Participant presentations.

PM
Visit Smithsonian Museums

Washington, DC
AM
Visit the Newseum
PM
Visit Washington Cathedral

Closing Dinner

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