About the Program
Folsom Lake College Biology Professor Fran Keller and English Professor Josh Fernandez are teaming up to bring students a special Study Abroad opportunity in Spring 2020. Participants will take classes on campus and then travel to Costa Rica during Spring Break to further their studies of poetry and nature. Then they'll wrap up the semester back at FLC with a poetry reading and an environmental poster symposium at the Harris Center for the Arts highlighting their adventures.
- ENGCW 420: Poetry Writing Workshop (3 units) with Josh Fernandez
- BIOL 350: Environmental Biology (3 units) with Fran Keller
- Note: Both courses are transferable to UC and CSU.
Departure: Saturday, April 4, 2020
Return: Sunday, April 12, 2020
- Visit Caribbean coast and turtle nesting sites
- Zipline through the cloud forest
- Tour a sustainable coffee plantation
- Visit Historic San Jose
The program fee is $2,245.00 (based on 20 participants). Detailed Fee & Payment Deadline Info (PDF)
Register through AIFS (American Institute For Foreign Study). Deadline to apply is Friday, December 27, 2019.
Dr. Fran Keller
Assistant Professor of Biology/Zoology, Folsom Lake College
Phone: (916) 608-6599
Assistant Professor of English, Folsom Lake College
Phone: (916) 608-6911