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Deadline Approaches! Study Abroad in Iceland!

Iceland, June 14–21, 2017 – Register Now

Application Deadline Extended: November 30, 2016

We plan to take on the land of fire and ice, with an Environmental Studies emphasis. In the capital city of Reykjavik and its neighboring regions, we will engage in activities at key locations including caving in Leidarendi, viewing of the geothermal field full of fumaroles and geysers at Krysuvik Seltunor, hiking (optional) the Krysuvik cliffs, viewing the hot spring area of Gunnuhver, appreciating the famous Blue Lagoon, and visiting Hellisheidi Geothermal Power Plant; also there will be exploration of Thingvellir National Park, Fridheimar greenhouse, Gullfoss waterfall, Solheimajokull glacier, Reynisfjara black beach, the National Museum of Iceland, and an Eldgjarhraun lava field. Cost: $3,055

View itinerary, payment, and conditions.

This program is available to Montgomery College students and employees. Program is pending final contractual agreements.

For more information on study abroad programs, contact Dr. Greg Malveaux, coordinator of study abroad, at or visit


Prof. Malveaux’s Book: #1 New Release

Montgomery College Faculty and StaffProf. Greg Malveaux (Rockville, English), has a new book, Look before Leaping, Risks, Liabilities, and Repair of Study Abroad in Higher Education. says it is a “#1 New Release in Student Travel Guides.” The publication date is set for April 8.

Malveaux has long been a leader in study-abroad opportunities at Montgomery College and is the Coordinator of Travel and Study Abroad.

The book prepares both students and leaders for the potential pitfalls of studying abroad.

From the book description at Amazon:

Look before Leaping merges court trends and cases, experts’ first-hand accounts and recommendations of best practices, currently used risk-averting documents, and essential texts to bring a comprehensive study of the most common risks, liabilities, and needed repair for study abroad in higher education.


Study Abroad: Morocco (Deadline Approaching!)

Study Abroad and the Department of English and Reading and World Languages Presents:

Study Abroad MoroccoMorocco: A Land of Many Distinctions

Trip: May 24 – June 2, 2016

DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING: Registration with initial deposit due December 21

Registration Form is available at the college Study Abroad webpage at

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