In today's global economy, it is important for students to expand their horizons to include international perspectives. Baltic States: Business at the Crossroads of EU and Eurasia provides students with a unique interdisciplinary and cross-cultural experience. In addition to the joy of international travel, students will gain knowledge that will be useful throughout their careers. Students will gain an awareness and understanding of the history, the people and the business climate of the Baltic States and how these have played important roles in making the area a hotbed for innovation. The course culminates in an intensive two- week visit to Riga, Latvia conducted in partnership with the Riga Business School (RBS). The study trip consists of visits to local and regional businesses, government offices and other institutions in concert with Latvian business students.