Reformation Europe, 500th Anniversary

When: June 18 to July 3, 2017
Trip and course leader: Dr. Darin D. Lenz, darin.lenz@fresno.edu or 559-453-2262
Cost: TBA
In recognition of the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther posting his 95 theses on the church door in Wittenberg on October 31, 1517, this study abroad trip will examine the life, thought, and writings of Martin Luther, John Calvin, Ulrich Zwingli, and various Anabaptist leaders. 

  • The course includes visits to Wittenberg, Geneva, Zurich, Strasbourg, Eislenben, Halle, Erfurt, Worms, and other Reformation cities
  • Visit sites related to Nazi Germany including Buchenwald Concentration Camp near Weimar and Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s house in Berlin
  • Enroll in HIST 486 European Reformations, 500th Anniversary (3 units) in the spring 2017 semester to receive credit for the travel course, which when combined with HIST 380 Reformation History and Theology (4 units) completes a special Focus Series in “Reformation History.”

Registration and Deadlines

Apply here for the Reformation Europe Summer Study Abroad Program. This program is open to FPU traditional undergraduate students at a subsided rate and is also open to other students, staff and alumni. Applications should be submitted by December 15 to guarantee a spot but later submissions are welcome. After you apply the group leader will contact you about a downpayment and further details.

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