Current Activities

The Soltis Center will host and facilitate Semester Abroad Programs, such as the “Costa Rica Biomedical Sciences” program with the College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences at Texas A&M University and is coordinated by Dr. Donald Brightsmith, who serves as a Global Faculty Advocate for the Center. For more information, please visit or contact Dr. Don Brightsmith directly at DBrightsmith[at]

The center also hosts other short-term academic programs from many different academic colleges. Program types can be identified through the Study Abroad Programs Office. In addition to this, non-credit student groups participate in service learning and leadership projects. Current and future events can be found in the Event Calendar on this link and also available from the home page.