IONA

Spring Break Program in Auschwitz, Poland

Iona in Poland is an intensive program offering a week of study at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Some class meetings will take place in New Rochelle both prior to and after studies at Auschwitz.

Students must enroll in:

RST 425 PO - Memory and Reconciliation: The Churches and the Holocaust

The course can be taken for 200-level core, elective, or major credit, and is taught by Iona faculty members who travels to Auschwitz with the students and live with them in the Centre for Dialogue and Prayer in Oswiecim, Poland.

In order to participate in the Poland program, students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 by the end of the fall semester. Students on disciplinary probation at the time of departure will not be permitted to participate in this program.

The program includes a tour of the beautiful, historic city of Kraków.