As I am discussing the course content and active learning components of the newest curriculum suggestions with the CEA Associate Dean for Italy, Kevin Murphy, I have to try really hard to keep the jealously from creeping into my voice. Behind the scenes visits to restoration labs? Projects on Preservation Ethics? Visits to the Italian Parliament? Cooking demonstrations designed to show the culture behind food and wine? Where were these courses when I studied abroad in Italy? I am amazed to see how far global education and study…

CEA is a company made up of passionate travelers and global citizens. We live for visiting new places, love experiencing foreign cultures, and dream about life-changing adventures. Consequently, our work reflects who we are as people and how we see the world. Almost every CEA employee has studied, worked, or lived abroad. Our goal, therefore, is to help college students have the kinds of amazing experiences that we, ourselves, have enjoyed. Due to our collective passion for what we do, service is what makes CEA stand out from…