Spring Break Travel Study 2018

Spring Break Mini-Term Travel-Study to Washington, D.C.
Revolutionary Power: An Examination of Leadership in the Lives of our Founding Fathers

 

General Information

Capitol Building We are pleased to offer undergraduate and graduate students the unique opportunity to register for a Spring Break 2018 Mini-Term travel-study experience to Washington D.C., Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, and Williamsburg, Virginia. The trip, Revolutionary Power: Leadership in the Lives of the Founding Fathers, offers the opportunity to earn credit toward one of the following courses: LED 4309; POLS 4399; HIST 4399; MAL 5309; MANA 6310; MANA 3308. This experience will be led by Dr. Adam Wright, President of DBU, Dr. Dale Meinecke, program director for the MA in Leadership, Dr. Brent Taylor, adjunct professor of history and leadership and senior pastor of First Baptist Church Carrollton, TX, and Dr. David Cook, Assistant to the President for Legal Affairs. Each course is worth three credit hours.

The trip is designed as an intensive travel experience in Washington, D.C., Williamsburg, Virginia, and surrounding key historic sites to be visited during the one-week trip. We will visit George Washington’s Mount Vernon and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello. We will walk the ground that Revolutionary Soldiers fought on for our freedom. We will also visit the National Cathedral in Washington, DC and spend time visiting a number of other key sights in DC. Likewise, we will take an in-depth look at how teamwork and collaboration were essential elements in the American Revolution and the framing of our U.S. Constitution.

The trip cost is tuition plus a $2,100 fee that covers airfare, hotel, ground transportation and admission to key sites visited throughout the trip. There are 20 remaining spaces for this travel study experience. Click below to add your name to the priority list of students interested in this trip.

For questions about this exciting opportunity, please contact Dr. Dale Meinecke at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 214-333-7169.

 

Adam Wright

Trip Details

Dates: March 10 – 17, 2018
Courses:

  • Revolutionary Power: Leadership in the Lives of the
    Founding Fathers (LED 4309; MAL 5309; HIST 4399; POLS 4399)
  • Leadership in Management (MANA 6310)
  • Business and Public Law (MANA 3308)

Instructors:
Dr. Adam Wright, President
Dr. Dale Meinecke, Program Director for the Master of Arts in Leadership
Dr. Brent Taylor, Adjunct Professor of History and Leadership and Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church Carrollton, TX
Dr. David Cook, Assistant to the President for Legal Affairs
Location: Washington D.C., Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, and Williamsburg, Virginia
Cost: Normal Tuition Rates + a $2,100 fee that covers airfare, hotel, ground transportation and admission to key sites visited throughout the trip.

Click Here to Sign Up for the Priority List for the 2018 Trip

 

To view a short video of last year's experience, see the video below.

Click Here to see a video of the last DC Trip!