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Itinerary Highlights

Panama City
6 days, 6 nights

  • Casco Antiguo: Visit Casco Antiguo, the Colonial City, which is the historic center of the modern capital. Walk along the newly restored streets and discover the many cultural landmarks such as the Church of the Golden Altar.
  • Panama Viejo: Visit Old Town Panama — the ruins of Panama’s first capital. Originally founded in 1519, this was the first Spanish settlement on the Pacific Ocean.
  • Panama CanalHead through the former “Canal Zone” to see the Administration building, the Goethals Monument, and the Prado.
  • Jungle Boat Excursion to Gamboa: Understand more about the Eco Tourism in Panama, with a tour of Lake Gatun, transfer to Gamboa, to see first hand the work being carried out to expand the canal


Price: $3,110
Trip ID: 142858
Register By: 01/31/2017

Meet the Faculty

Annette Nemetz

Director of International Business Institute at GFU
Annette M. Nemetz, PhD, is the director of the MBA programs and an assistant professor of management in the College of Business. With teaching responsibilities focused on strategy, global business and general management, Nemetz’s research and scholarship interests include stakeholder theory, the investigation of factors impacting contemporary global strategic management, corporate social responsibility, strategic sustainability, institutional influences and forces on strategic decision-making, public policy and business, and multicultural management and development. In addition, she is director of the university's International Business Institute program in affiliation with Messiah College. Nemetz has taught global management and global strategy in China and in several European countries.

Prior to her academic career, Nemetz, an award-winning innovator with a global entrepreneurial mindset, held executive management positions in marketing and product development in the software and computer systems industry. Her most recent corporate position was executive vice president at Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, responsible for strategic planning and operational restructuring of the multi-million dollar Microsoft account and for leadership of a business unit that developed and sold innovative technologically-based marketing products and services.

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