San Ignacio, Cayo Belize (PressExposure) February 08, 2011 -- Students looking for a unique international experience and study abroad program, which is close to home, challenging, packed with adventure and has a diverse choice of study areas need not look any further. ISIS Belize is the only choice for students wanting to step out of their comfort zone, experience an entirely new culture, and get college credit at the same time.
ISISBelize.com provides students with the rare chance to experience the world from a completely different perspective. Offering field courses in Animal Science, Anthropology, Archaeology, Sustainable Development, Ecology, Eco-Tourism, Marine Biology, Ornithology, Horticulture, Tropical Agriculture, Forestry and Educational Tourism, ISIS sets itself apart from the competition with its extensive list of high caliber educators. The individuals behind ISIS all have experience teaching at prestigious universities from Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand and Belize. They know how to acclimate students to a new environment while providing the best education possible for students.
Recently students from the University of Denver, Salve Regina University, Ithaca College and Cornell University have enjoyed and learned from ISIS faculty and Community Associates. The University of Denver group focused on leadership and development and worked with a group of local students in a student-to- student experience. Salve Regina students explored the ecology and waterways of Belize via snorkeling, canoes and sea kayaks while the Ithaca College students learned about indigenous peoples and environmental issues facing Belize. Paul Kosempel, Ph.D., of the University of Denver said, "Overall, we had a great experience using ISIS and definitely hope to continue the partnership." Jim Chace at Salve Regina University said,"thanks again for a fantastic 10 days."