Webinars & Events
Learn more about traveling for a change and check out our upcoming webinars, events and meet ups!
Whether you are looking for inspiration, or joining us on a Greenheart Travel program, our free webinars are open to anyone who has a passion for exploring new countries and cultures!
Save the Date for these Free Online Travel Webinars:
Handling Culture Shock: How to Prepare and Tips for Navigating the Cultural Challenges While Traveling Abroad
Traveling to a different country is a life-changing adventure, but it can also be challenging and uncomfortable at times. Join us on Friday, August 18th to learn the variety of ways to address culture shock before it happens and how to work through it when it begins to set in. Register here to join the call!
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Check out the recordings below:
Living with a Host Family: What to Know Before You Go to Have a Successful Homestay Experience
On this free online webinar, we talk about how to best adjust to your new family dynamic, what to expect in your homestay and advice for settling into a new culture while living abroad.
Safety & Security: Traveling in the Age of Uncertainty
Excited about the prospect of going abroad, but not sure if it’s the right time to do it? On this free online webinar we discuss why the current world climate makes this a uniquely important time to travel and how you can safely explore it with confidence.
Choosing an Ethical Volunteer Program: Questions to Consider and What to Expect as an International Volunteer
On this free online webinar, we discuss the realities of volunteering abroad and address the ethical issues surrounding the voluntourism industry, while also highlighting its important role in cross-cultural exchange and service learning.
Events & Meet-ups
Check back soon for upcoming events and meet-ups!
Stop by and say hello if you find yourself on campus at any of the upcoming high school and university fairs below!
|2/22/17:||Walter Payton College Prep International Travel Expo||Chicago, IL|
|2/22/17:||DePaul’s Exploring International Opportunities Information Fair||Chicago, IL|
|2/25/17:||Midwest Study Abroad Re-Entry Conference at North Central College||Naperville, IL|