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New York City  

Participants are invited to explore the history, geography, landmarks, arts and customs of New York City. Learn about fascinating cultures and locales through classroom lectures, films, articles and discussions while improving your English comprehension skills.

PLEASE NOTE: Please make sure, before you sign up, that you are available on the three class dates and the trip dates. In order to receive any credit, you MUST attend all classes, complete all the assignments and go on the tour.

There is a mandatory pre-assignment for this course. It will be emailed to students approximately one week before the first class meeting. You must complete this and bring it to the first class EVEN IF you register at the last minute.

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Holidays: Ritual, Celebration, and History    

Credit: 36 hours/3.6 CEU


December 11-19, 2020

Instructor: Melissa Shaw Fee: $275.00
# of Days:   Day(s) of Week:   Dates:    
4   Su F Sa   12/11/2020-12/19/2020    
Class meets: Friday 5pm-8pm, Saturday 10am-1:30pm, Sunday 10am-1:30pm On Saturday, December 19, class will meet again for final project presentations: 10am-1:30pm.
Building/Room: Online, online platform , NY , TBA
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