Itinerary subject to change. Students should wait to make travel arrangements after confirming dates and times with instructor.
Students will spend five Fridays on campus in Oxford from February 6 – March 6 for lectures and then travel to Clarksdale, Mississippi to engage in service-learning in the Delta from March 7-14, or at another time conducive to the completion of the course in a timely manner, with the instructor's approval.
This course is open to any major and has no pre-requisites. Business and Integrated Marketing Communications majors may be specifically interested, as well as the members of the Ole Miss Entrepreneurship Club.
On-campus lecture dates are Friday, February 6, 13, 20, and 27, and March 6, 2015. Students will then spend March 7-14 (or another week as approved by the professor) in Clarksdale and other sites in the Mississippi Delta, where they will conduct a service project and gain experiential knowledge about values-based entrepreneurship.
University provides travel via vans. Students will stay in shared accommodations while on-site in the Mississippi Delta.
Program cost is $750 plus tuition. Included in the cost are housing, meals, tours, and group ground transportation. Study USA application fee and personal spending money are excluded from the course fee.
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