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An International Perspective
How do public policy, clinical practice, and personal choices help individuals of all ages maintain healthy life styles?
and Climate Change
Switzerland is one of the top rated countries for environmental policy. Climate change has far reaching implications for the environment, infrastructure and the economy.
Context and consequence of change in science and technology
Switzerland has a history of scientific innovation, including the Large Hadron Collider, Einstein, Paracelsus, and Carl Jung.
Challenging us to understand what it means to be human
Visit Roman Ruins, investigate the origins of the Red Cross, and visit the numerous museums on the Swiss Pass. The opportunities for field research in Arts and Humanities are rich and diverse.
All participants will have the chance to hike, walk and participate in stress reduction exercises.

Competitive Scholarships of up to $1000 available to qualifying students for Spring/Summer 2014

For additional information contact:
Katie Birger
Coordinator, UMBC International Field Research Program


2014 IFR brochure