European Art Trip– Since 2012, a member of the GHS Art Department has organized trips to Europe highlighting art, history and culture of the Western Tradition. In 2016 and 2018, Mr. Zuber has facilitated the Europe Art trips to multiple European countries, including England, Spain, France and Italy. This spring, 2020, the trip includes parts of Switzerland, Germany and the Czech Republic. Each venture is designed to showcase the connections between the cultural/artistic expressions of different nations while exposing students to the importance of global thinking and benefits of world travel.
French Trip- The French Trip is designed to strengthen a students French language skills through full immersion and expose students to French culture in both the fast paced big city life of Paris and the relaxed charming countryside village of Blois. Students will have the opportunity to try a variety of French cuisine including snails, baguettes, macarons, croissants, café, beef tartare, and fromage blanc; and students will learn about the history of France by visiting museums and other cultural attractions such as the Eiffel Tower, Le Louvre, Versailles, Sacré-Coeur, the gardens of Luxembourg, a typical open-air market, the castles Chenonceau and Chambord, and Notre Dame.