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UCR Short Intensive Programs

Washington, D.C. 

Politics, Policy and Finance - the Governing Institutions of the United States 

November 16  - November 19

UCR School of Business - Global Programs - Washington, DC, New York

Sunday, November 17 (Morning arrival) 

  • Visit Arlington Cemetery and see the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ceremony
  • Lunch at the famous Union Station, DC. 
  • Group City Tour: Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam, Korean, World War II, Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, Martin Luther King Memorial
  • Visit Historic Old Town, Alexandria, the famous city of George Washington and of great importance in the US Civil War. 
  • Group Dinner with speaker and networking

Monday, November 18

  • Visit the famous Clock Tower at the National Post Office Historic Building for a  panoramic view of DC
  • Visit the National History Museum
  • Briefings at the Department of Agriculture, Federal Reserve, and a DC Lobbying firm
  • Visit the Air and Space Museum
  • Visit the National Archives - see the Magna Carta, Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution
  • Group dinner at the National Press Club 

Tuesday, November 19 

  • Visit the Supreme Court
  • Visit the Library of Congress and group lunch in the staff luncheon room
  • US Capitol Tour visit and briefing
  • Group dinner and return to airport  

Lectures by Dr. Jasso will include the public policy process as well as fiscal and monetary policy 

 

Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley
Three-Day Intensive of The Epicenter of All Things Tech 

February 2020 - Dates TBD

  • We will explore the academic and corporate giants of technology - Stanford, Berkeley, Google, Facebook, Tesla (likely) and more. 
  • Lectures on the future of tech and Silicon Valley's enduring influence 
  • Our inaugural trip to Silicon Valley 

For more information, contact Dr. Sean Jasso.

 
UCR School of Business - Global Programs - Washington, DC, New York

New York City

Three-Day Intensive in Manhattan - The Financial Capital of the United States 

Spring Term 2020 - April Dates TBD

  • Our 2nd annual trip to NYC
  • We will explore the incredible energy of America's largest and most dynamic city
  • Visits include Wall Street, the UN, banking and policy executives, cultural monuments like the Empire State Building, the World Trade Center and a Broadway Show

For more information, contact Dr. Sean Jasso.

 

Important Dates:
 
Washington, D.C.

Departure November 16, 2019

Return November 19, 2019 

 
Silicon Valley

February 2020 - Dates TBD

 
New York City

April 2020 -  Dates TBD