2013-2014 Academic Calendar

2013 Fall Semester
Week 1

September 3                                            

Entry into Schengen countries/Greece; Arrival in Athens
September 4-September 8   
Field work 1: Orientation in Athens and Aigina; welcome dinner
Week 2
September 9-12
In-class work 1
Week 3
September 16-19
In-class work 2
Week 4
September 23-27
Field work 2: Tour of Southern Greece
(Mycenae, Corinth, Nafplion, Sparta, Olympia)
Week 5
September 30-October 3
In-class work 3
Week 6
October 7-10
In-class work 4
October 11
Fall break begins
Week 7
October 11-20
Fall break
October 20
Fall break ends

Week 8

October 22-26
Field work 3: Eastern Mediterranean
(Cyprus or Croatia or Turkey)
Week 9
October 28
Holiday - No class
October 29-November 1 In-class work 5
Week 10
November 4-7
In-class work 6
Week 11
November 11-15
Field work 4: Tour of Northern Greece
(Dion, Vergina, Thessaloniki, Meteora, Volos, Makrynitsa)
Week 12
November 18-21
In-class work 7
Week 13
November 25-27
In-class work 8
November 28
Thanksgiving – No classes

Week 14

December 2-3
Finals week; farewell dinner
December 5
Departure from Greece/Schengen countries
2014 Spring Semester

Week 1

February 11 Entry into Schengen countries/Greece; Arrival in Athens
February 12-16 Field work 1: Orientation in Athens and Aigina; welcome dinner
Week 2
February 17-20 In-class work 1
Week 3
February 24-27 In-class work 2
Week 4
March 3-7 Field work 2: Tour of Northern Greece
(Dion, Vergina, Thessaloniki, Meteora, Volos, Makrynitsa)
Week 5
March 10-13 In-class work 3
Week 6
March 17-20 In-class work 4
March 21 Spring break begins
Week 7
March 21-30 Spring break
March 30 Spring break ends
Week 8
March 31-April 5 Field work 3: Eastern Mediterranean
(Cyprus or Croatia or Turkey)
Week 9
April 7-10 In-class work 5
Week 10
April 14-17 In-class work 6
Week 11
April 21 Easter Monday – no classes
April 22-26 Field work 4: Tour of Southern Greece
(Mycenae, Corinth, Nafplion, Sparta, Olympia, Delphi)
Week 12
April 28-May 1 In-class work 7
Week 13
May 5-8 In-class work 8
Week 14
May 12-13 Finals week; farewell dinner
Week 15
May 15 Departure from Greece/Schengen countries