Panama San Blas

Panama Program Highlights

  • A welcome orientation and reception will take place on July 16, 2017. 
  • Program students, faculty, and staff will enjoy an early afternoon bus/walking tour of Panama City on July 17, 2017. 
  • An optional weekend excursion will allow students to venture outside of the husle and busle of busy Panama City to a more remote location. Here students will be able to experience a more relaxed side of the Panamanian lifestyle.
    • The program activities fee will not cover the cost of the weekend trip. Participants will be provided with a complete itinerary + cost breakdown for the excursion before departure. More information will be made available soon.
  • Students will have the opportunity to participate in several legal visits, including to the:
    •  Legal Department of the Panama Canal Authority;
    • Arbitration and Mediation Tribunal;
    • Department of Labor Relations; and the
    • Supreme Court of Panama.
  • A closing reception will take place on July 27, 2017.  
  • Interested and qualified students will have the option to complete a pro bono work experience during and/or after the program. There are a limited number of placements available in private firms for the summer of 2017.