Graduate and undergraduate students are invited to join Wagdy
Abdallah, professor of accounting and taxation, on a trip to Egypt:
Saturday, December 26, 2009 to Friday, January 8, 2010.
Students who have participated in this study abroad opportunity
consider it one of the most educational, cultural and enjoyable
experiences of their college career.
April 3, 2009
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Jubilee Hall, 6th Floor Library
April 17, 2009
In addition to readings and class discussions, students will talk with
several CEOs of American-Egyptian joint ventures. The trip also
includes 4 days/3 nights Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor on a
Participants travel to Cairo, Aswan, Luxor, Alexandria and Sharm
El-Sheikh. In Cairo, students visit the ancient Egyptian Museum, the
Pyramids, Sphinx, Ben Ezra Synagogue and St. Sergius Church, and the
ancient sites of Memphis and Sakkara.
In Aswan and Luxor, participants will visit the Granite Quarries with
the Unfinished Obelisk and the Temple of Philae, Kitchner's Island
botanical garden, Agha Khan Mausoleum by felucca, the Ptolemaic Temple
of Sobek & Haroeries in Kom Ombo, the Temple of Horus, the
falcon-god, the Valley of the Kings, the funerary temple of Queen
Hatshepsut, the Colossi of Memnon, Karnak and Luxor Temples.
Alexandria includes a visit to the Catacombs of Kom El Shukafa, Quait
Bay Fort, the National Museum and Alexandria Library.
The cost is $3,570 per person (including international and domestic
flight, hotels, all tours, the Nile Cruise based on full board with
shore excursions, all entrance fees and visa entry to the country,
transportation and some meals).
For more information please contact:
Dr. Wagdy Abdallah