Travel to France with OCC!
The Battlefields of Europe Travel Seminar (HIST 251) provides an incredible nine-day guided historical and cultural adventure throughout France and Luxembourg. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the two World Wars by visiting numerous “hot spots” (featuring D-Day beaches and memorials including Omaha and Utah Beach; Airborne Museum; and Coleville American Cemetery.) The trip will continue through Normandy with a guided tour of Mont. St. Michel, followed by three days in Paris, where participants will enjoy a cruise on the Seine and dinner in the Eiffel Tower, in addition to guided tours of the Louvre Museum; the Chateau of Versailles; and Montmartre.
The seminar will conclude in Luxembourg with stops at the Douaumont Ossuary in Verdun and the Bastogne War Museum.
The travel portion of this seminar is scheduled over the OCC Winter Intersession; specifically January 4-14, 2016Students can earn 3 credits in History/the Humanities. Members of the community are welcome to participate on a non-credit basis.
For information or an application, contact Robert Marchie, OCC Lecturer of History, at 732-255-0400 X2956, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration Deadline: August 15, 2015.