Center for International Education

UKRAINE

Defending Democracy, Supporting Veterans, Making History

Embark on a two-week immersion into Ukraine’s fascinating history, dramatic politics, rich culture and innovative veteran support programs!

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore Ukraine’s history and culture to understand why it has emerged as the frontline in the global battle for democracy.
  • Learn how Ukrainians from many walks of life and professional backgrounds are helping veterans of the Russian-Ukrainian war, as well as their families, to deal with their experiences and traumas through innovative rehabilitation and support programs.
  • Spend several days with the students and faculty of our partner institution, National University of Ostroh Academy, located in a unique college town where Eastern Europe’s oldest university was founded in 1576.
  • Tour historical and cultural landmarks of Ukraine’s two most popular destinations: Kyiv, Ukraine’s ancient and beautiful capital, and Lviv, the cultural capital of Ukraine’s distinctive western part.

Program Details

Program Participants
Optional Course to Take Before the Trip
Program Dates
Travel to and from Ukraine
Itinerary in Ukraine
Living Accommodations
Travel Documents
Interest Form & Meetings
Costs
Financial Aid
Deposit and Payment Due Dates

Views from Abroad

    Lviv
    Ostroh Academy
    St. Michael's Cathedral

    At A Glance

    Term: Summer A

    Program Level: Undergraduate & Graduate

    Program Type: Academic (not for credit)

    Major(s): Open to all majors but may be of particular interest to students who are veterans and majors/minors in:

    • History
    • Political Science
    • International Studies
    • Global Studies
    • Health & Human Services majors

    Language Requirement: None

    Cumulative GPA Requirement: 2.5

    Olena M. Prokopovych

    Olena M. Prokopovych

    Associate Professor of Political Science in History & Political Science
    585-389-2495
    oprokop5@naz.edu
    Golisano Academic Center 458
    Chad Van Gorder

    Chad Van Gorder

    Coordinator Veteran Student Enrollment & Support Services in Veterans' Affairs
    585-389-5017
    cvangor0@naz.edu
    Nevan Fisher

    Nevan Fisher

    Associate Vice President for Global Programs and Executive Director of the Center for International Education in Center for International Education
    Associate Professor of History in History & Political Science
    585-389-2370
    nfisher2@naz.edu
    Golisano Academic Center 119A