Calendars

Calendars

2017 Spring Semester (subject to change)
Pre Arrival Reading  “Unraveling an Enigma” & “German Survival Guide”
Jan 13 Depart USA
Jan 14 Morning Arrival at Munich Airport (Day 1 of 90) – AMBEX Staff Greeting!
Jan 16-21 Orientation & European History, Geography & Culture Lectures
Jan 23 – Feb 3 Christian Worldview Lectures & Academic Tour
Feb 4 – 11 Independent Reading Travel Week #1
Feb 13 – 24 Theology/History of the Reformation Lectures
Feb 18 – Feb 25 Reformation/History Academic Tour (tour ends @ 1pm in Heidelberg)
Feb 25 – Mar 4 Independent Reading Travel Week #2
Mar 6 – 17 European Literature Lectures
Mar 18 – 25 Independent Reading Travel Week #3
Mar 26 – Apr 2 Art History Academic Tour (Austria, Italy)
Apr 3 – April 7 Art History Lectures
Apr 10 – 12 European History, Geography & Culture Lectures & Semester End Activities
Apr 13 Auf Wiedersehn!

2017 Fall Semester (subject to change)
Pre Arrival Reading “Unraveling an Enigma”; Essential German Language & Customs
Sep 1 Depart the USA to Munich Airport (Airport Code: MUC)
Sep 2 Arrive at MUC Airport (Day 1 of 90); AMBEX ground transportation to Regensburg
Sep 4 – 10 Orientation & European History, Geography & Culture Lectures
Sep 11 – 22 Christian Worldview & Apologetics Lectures
Sep 15 – 17 Christian Worldview Academic Tour (Flossenburg, Weimar, Buchenwald)
Sep 23 – 30 Reading/Independent Travel Week 1
Oct 2 – 14 Theology of the Reformation Lectures
Oct 8 – 14 Reformation Academic Tour (tour ends @ 1300 hr. in Heidelberg 8/14)
Oct 14 – 21 Reading/Independent Travel Week 2 (return to Regensburg NLT 1800 hr)
Oct 23-Nov 3   European Literature Lectures
Nov 4 – 11 Reading/Independent Travel Week 3 (return to Regensburg by 1800 h)
Nov 13 – 17 Art History Lectures
Nov 18-25 Italy – Art History Tour
Nov 27-30 European History, Geography & Culture Lectures & Year End Activities
Dec 1 Depart Europe—DE Day (90 day tourist visa)

Weimar Tour
Sep 15 Flossenburg Concentration Camp (Bonhoeffer)
Nietzsche Archives – Weimar
Sep 16 J. Goethe Nat’l Museum + Weimar City Tour –
Sep 17 Friedrich Schiller Museum
Buchenwald Concentration Camp (Pastor Paul Schneider)
Reformation/History Tour
Oct 7 Dresden – Zwinger, Frauen Church
Oct 8 Berlin – Checkpoint Charlie; Huguenot Church
Oct 9 Berlin – German History Museum; Pergamum Museum; Brandenburg
Holocaust Memorial; Reichstag
Oct 10 Wittenburg – Martin Luther Stadt
Oct 11 Erfurt – Augustine/Luther Monastery
Oct 12 Eisenach – Wartburg Castle, J.S. Bach Museum
Oct 13 Mainz – J. Gutenburg Museum “Bibles”
Worms – Reformation Monument
Oct 14 Heidelberg Castle (AM)
Art/History Tour
Nov 18 Berchtesgaden / Nat’l Park
Nov 19 Salzburg “Sound of Music Tour”
Nov 20 Venice – Grand Canal; San Marco Bridge
Nov 21 Venice – Frari Cathedral; St. Marks Cathedral; Doges Palace
Nov 22 Florence – “David Statue”; “Gate of Paradise”
Nov 23 Florence – Uffizi, Duomo
Nov 24 Florence – San Marcus Monastery
Pisa – Cathedral and Leaning Bell Tower
Nov 25 Levanto – Cinque Terre Nat’l Park


Alumni

See what Alumni have to say about AMBEX - Christian Study Abroad program.

Sarah Loomis – Point Loma University

Introduction

It seems a tremendous task to recount what I have learned this semester, not because it is hard to remember, but because we have...

Karen Harriger, The Master’s College

On January 18, 2013 at 6:25 AM, my flight took off from Fresno-Yosemite International Airport bound for Munich, Germany. Like my journey toward reaching...

Aaron Thomasson, Columbia International University

“Fresh Bretzel, Bratwurst mit Sauerkraut, Regensburg, Bayern, Deutsche Bahn, historic cities, museums, Christkindlmarkt with cobblestone streets covered by snow, and new friends are just a few...