Category: Greece

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See Greece Study Abroad Travel Itinerary
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NOTE: Program is full
Travel: May 3-13, 2018
Course: May 3-13, 2018

Visit the historic city of Athens and live among the people of Kalymnos during an 11-day journey to Greece. The primary goal of this program is to expose students to ancient Greek studies while traveling to Athens and the island of Kalymnos. Participating students will examine the general characteristics of ancient Greek religion, culture, society, art, history, math, and literature. Students will also discover how ancient Greece still contributes to Western societies and cultures today. View Professor Felos’ Greece presentation.

GreecePhoto Gallery
View our Greece Photo Gallery to whet your appetite.

Think you can’t afford to study abroad? Scholarships and other ways to fund your study abroad program are available. Explore scholarship options now.

Available courses – Students must enroll in at least one course from the list below. If desired, students may enroll in one course from each professor, for a total of 6 credits. Note: Please talk to an advisor to ensure you have met all college enrollment requirements AND course prerequisites.

Professor: Kimberly Felos

  • HUM 2210 – Western Humanities: Ancient to Renaissance – 3 credits
  • HUM 2262 – Introduction to Greek Culture – 3 credits
  • CLT 2373 – Ancient Greek Mythology – 3 credits

Professor: Matthew Sims

  • HUM 1020 – Intro to Humanities – 3 credits
  • LIT 2110 – World Literature I: Ancient through Renaissance – 3 credits

Lead faculty contacts
After you submit the application online, we will review your application and e-mail you with details of scheduling your interview with the Greece trip lead faculty, Kimberly Felos, 727-712-5747.

Other SPC Study Abroad trips
Learn more about other Study Abroad countries where SPC students have made their mark.

Student Travel Blog – For a taste of what it’s like to study abroad in Greece, or to follow our students as they travel, read posts from the Greece blog below.

SPC Student Travels to Greece with Study Abroad Scholarship

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SPC student, Tiffany Gil, shares her experience in Greece with St. Petersburg College after receiving a study abroad scholarship: “Beautiful landscapes, great food, wonderful people, rich culture, and ancient ruins all surrounded by breath taking blue-green ocean waters. This is what you get to experience if you ever visit Greece and thanks to the study … Continue reading SPC Student Travels to Greece with Study Abroad Scholarship

SPC Student Leaves the Classroom to Study in Greece!

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SPC student, Bonnie Williamson, shares her experience in Greece with St. Petersburg College after receiving a study abroad scholarship: “I initially chose to do the Greece Study Abroad program as it seemed interesting to be able to take a class out of the standard online/classroom style of learning. While reviewing the itinerary for this trip, … Continue reading SPC Student Leaves the Classroom to Study in Greece!

Greece Study Abroad Taught SPC Student More than he had Expected!

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SPC student, Stephen Williamson, shares his experience in Greece with St. Petersburg College after receiving a study abroad scholarship: “One day as I was walking through the SPC campus, I saw a bulletin for Greece study abroad and I reacted with excitement! I thought that I would like to travel and what better way to … Continue reading Greece Study Abroad Taught SPC Student More than he had Expected!

“Greece is out of this World, Well Worth a Visit and I will Return one Day!”

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SPC student, Antoinette Barnes, shares her experience in Greece with St. Petersburg College after receiving a study abroad scholarship: “Traveling to Greece was lots of fun. I got to see new things, try new dishes and meet lots of great new people. Although, my favorite experience in Greece was vising Kalymnos. The reason I liked … Continue reading “Greece is out of this World, Well Worth a Visit and I will Return one Day!”

Experience Diverse Cultures At SPC – Join CIP July events!

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You don’t have to get on a plane to experience diverse cultures. They are all around us! It’s Summertime, but SPC global engagement does not take a break! International Opportunities & Events for July 2018 include… Event Date Time Campus/Location Center for International Programs Global Literacy Contest Tues, July 3 12:00 – 2:00 pm Seminole … Continue reading Experience Diverse Cultures At SPC – Join CIP July events!

2017-2018 Study Abroad Orientation was a success!

Study Abroad Orientation

For the 2017-2018 study abroad orientation, the Center for International Programs created a new and exciting process! The meeting was held in the SPC Collaborative Lab in the Epi Tech Building with the option of attending morning or late afternoon meetings. A huge thank you to the Collaborative Lab Staff, along with Center for International … Continue reading 2017-2018 Study Abroad Orientation was a success!

I Am Studying Abroad In Greece With SPC And Can’t Be Happier!

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In a few months I will be studying abroad in Greece, and I could not be more excited. Greece is a land steeped in ancient traditions, cultures and  history. One of my favorite classes was the study of Ancient Greece. I loved learning about the myths and legends of Greek gods and to be standing … Continue reading I Am Studying Abroad In Greece With SPC And Can’t Be Happier!

Foundation Scholarship Is Making Me Study Abroad In Greece!

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The 2017-2018 year is my first year at SPC, and starting here was a completely new and exciting experience. I remember early in the fall semester I kept seeing the Foundation Scholarship advertised and I applied to as many as I could, mainly focusing on academic scholarships. While applying like a maniac, I saw the … Continue reading Foundation Scholarship Is Making Me Study Abroad In Greece!

Tarpon Springs Welcomes Greek Ambassador Haris Lalacos!

Greek Ambassador Haris Lalacos

On Monday, January 29, 2018, the City of Tarpon Springs, under the leadership of its first Greek-born Mayor, Chris Alahouzos, welcomed the Greek Ambassador Haris Lalacos, by hosting an Open Forum Panel Discussion at the City Hall. In addition to Ambassador Lalacos, panelists were US Congressman Gus Bilirakis, Tampa Bay Greek Consul General Dimitrios Sparos, and … Continue reading Tarpon Springs Welcomes Greek Ambassador Haris Lalacos!