Asia Pacific High School Program

This unique program in Honolulu, Hawaii, focuses on foreign policy.

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Journey to the Rainbow State!

This unique 7-day/6-night program in Honolulu focuses on international relations, within the increasingly important Asia-Pacific region. Students get an in-depth look at the complexities of diplomacy and gain a better understanding of U.S. foreign policy. On Close Up, students have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in a thrilling simulation of the United States in the Global Community (USGC);
  • Learn how countries determine “national interests” in times of crisis and use tools of foreign policy to advance their agendas;
  • Engage in discussions on how our culture, economy, and environment are affected by local, state, and federal policies;
  • Explore the island of Oahu and delve into the culture and beauty that is unique to our 50th state;
  • Visit locations such as the Bishop Museum, Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, and Nu’uana Pali lookout; and
  • Journey to Diamond Head Trail, relax at Waimanalo Beach, and so much more!

EXPLORE ALL HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS

 

Washington, DC

Learn about American democracy first-hand during this in-depth exploration of the nation’s capital.

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Washington, DC & New York City

Examine the relationship between business and government with visits to two of America’s most important cities!

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Create Your Own Program

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience in DC and other historic sites on the east coast with this fully customizable program.

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Premier Election Series

Experience the excitement of the next presidential election and inauguration up close in Washington, DC!

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New Americans Program

Discover our nation’s diverse heritage on this DC program geared to immigrant and migrant students.

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Partner Programs

Explore these programs designed for individual students who want in-depth knowledge of specific policy issues.

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Washington, DC & Williamsburg

Better understand the evolution of American democracy with visits to our nation’s most historic cities.

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Asia Pacific Program 

Learn about the power of foreign policy through an international relations simulation in the heart of Hawaii!

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American Indian Focus Programs

Consider the issues facing Indian Country through one of three exclusive programs offered in the nation’s capital.

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