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  • Locations: Valparaiso, Chile
  • Program Terms: January
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: UMAIE 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing Options: Hostel/Hotel Program Type: Study Abroad
Program Description:
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Required Readings
  • Green to Gold: How Smart Companies Use Environmental Strategy to Innovate, Create Value, and Build Competitive Advantage by Daniel Esty and Andrew Winston
  • Talent, Transformation, and the Triple Bottom Line by Andrew Savitz & Karl Weber
  • Readings on the history of Chile, B-Corporations, and Sustainability Reports (3M, Port of Valparaiso, Center for Business Sustainability)
  • Shared Value and Who Owns the Long Term? Perspectives from Global Business Leaders by Michael Porter (Harvard Business Review, July 2007)
Students will also read relevant marketing and management related articles tied to daily activities

10% Pre-Trip Journal
30% Major Journal
25% Synthesis Paper
15% Group project/presentation
20% Class participation
Program Directors
Mary Henderson, St. Catherine University (651) 690.8876, email:
Sarah Rand, St. Catherine University (651) 690.6986, email:

Description of Faculty Directors
Mary Hender Dr. Henderson is a Management, Sales, and Marketing faculty member in undergraduate Business and MBA programs at St. Catherine University.  Mary focused her fall 2014 sabbatical on developing global studies opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students.  Mary has participated in several study abroad experiences in Australia and Scandinavia (Denmark and Sweden) that focused on sustainability and green business.  Mary is also co-author of Start Your Career Staging Your Internship Success. This is her second time instructing this course.
Tashe Rennels Dr. Rand is an Assistant Professor of Business Administration at St. Catherine University. She teaches marketing, management and international business courses and has incorporated significant projects focused on sustainability. Research expertise focused on how company-sponsored women's networks can be designed to positively influence women's career advancement and organizational success. This is her second time co-instructing this course.
 Application Procedures & Deadline
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· All applications received by your home institutions priority deadline will be sent to the faculty immediately. Applications will be taken after that deadline for programs with space still remaining until the final application deadline of October 1, 2018.

Final Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

For more information on course content, contact: Prof. Mary Henderson
On application procedures or logistical information, contact your study abroad office. 

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.