Global Studies

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Beyond the Classroom

Global studies at MBS provides students access to rich academic, diverse, intercultural experiences.

Mission Statement: Providing international learning and service opportunities for all students, the Global Studies program seeks to cultivate responsible, thoughtful, curious, and compassionate citizens of the world

Morristown Beard School offers numerous cultural, curricular, and service trips abroad each year, providing students access to rich, academic learning experiences outside of the classroom.

Morristown Beard School also partners with numerous outside vendors offering our Upper School juniors, seniors, and post-graduate students an opportunity to study abroad in a foreign country for a semester, a year, or a summer. In addition, MBS has worked with reputable organizations to offer international students an opportunity to study abroad at our School for one year.


Global Studies Trip
Presentations for 2022

Study Abroad
Opportunities with CIEE

2022 Trip Information

The Island School, Bahamas

Who: US Students
When: March 19, 2022 - March 26, 2022
Trip Leaders: Mr. Turner, Mr. McCormick, Ms. Silvestri

If you have considered going to the Island School for a semester but didn’t want to spend that much time away from MBS then this trip is for you.


Give and Surf, Panama

Who: US Students
When: June 24, 2022 - July 3, 2022
Trip Leaders: Ms. Deventer, Ms. Jameson-Shea, Mr. Lovelock

Join this amazing charity in their mission to provide sustainable empowerment to the communities of Bocas del Toro through education, self-determined community development, and positive respect for culture and traditions.


The History of Multiculturalism in Spain

Who: US Students
When: March 12, 2022 - March 19, 2022
Trip Leaders: Sra. Romero, Sra. de la Torre-McCloskey, Dr. Farhat, and Sra. Pardo

We will spend 7 days visiting Seville and Granada, where you will not only get to see impressive fortresses, ancient monuments, and bustling markets, but you will also have the opportunity to experience Spanish culture firsthand.


Boys Lacrosse Spring Training in Arizona

Who: US Lacrosse Players
When: March 20, 2022 - March 25, 2022
Trip Leaders: Sal Tromonda, Kevin Meany, Tim Fell,  Scott Greene 

This is the second year that MBS will be training at the Trilogy Spring Break Training facility in Casa Mesa, Arizona where players and coaches enjoy a unique experience unlike any other training program in the country. 


Virtual Vendor Day

Global Studies News

Learn More

To learn more about our Global Studies programs, please contact:
Aline de la Torre-McCloskey

Aline de la Torre-McCloskey

World Languages, Director of Global Studies