Personal and Pop Culture: Practical Pre-Departure Planning for the Global Sojourner

Do you want to infuse creativity into your pre-departure programming?  Or are you a traveler wanting to be more prepared to sojourn? If so, this tool is for YOU.

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Personal and Pop Culture: Practical Pre-Departure Planning for the Global Sojourner  uses pop culture videos and personal vignettes as jumping off points to thoughtful conversation about how to prepare to go abroad while also considering culture. This tool is PRACTICAL. It engages millenial students and travelers to consider real scenarios abroad written by real people. It is an ideal tool for those who are not eager to read a lengthy pre-departure document that instructs on do’s and dont’s, rules and requirements.

This new tool is designed for those of you planning and delivering pre-departure sessions for study and volunteer abroad, as well as for individual travelers who need a practical framework to help prepare for a sojourn, whether it be a week, month, semester or year plus abroad.

25 topics are included in this tool: *Photography *Language Ups and Downs *Safety *Stereotypes *Insurance *Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) *Hair *Packing *Long Distance Relationships *Making Friends Abroad *Drinking *LGBTQIA *Beauty *Homesickness *Dating & Technology *Food and Photography *Sports *Disability *Catcalls *Homestays / Host Families *Music *Dressing *Nightlife *Race *Re-entry

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Includes

  • An instant download of a 60 plus page PDF with 25 topics related to practical pre-departure for the global sojourner.
  • Each topic has a link to a public video that is easily accessible on line (in many countries).
  • Each topic has a personal vignette, written by a real traveler from the Melibee Global team, that can be used to create conversation (and reflection) about the topic.

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Ready to ramp up your pre-departure programming? This tool is priced at an affordable $19.95.

If you fall in love with it and want to hand out copies to your students or put it on your organization’s intranet (with password protection), we also have special, affordable rates for that too. (Simply email us for that information at info(at)melibeeglobal.com or via our contact page. Please use the heading : Pre-departure License Query.)

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