Time, Tides, and Measurement of the Cosmos

This Burch Field Research Seminar is a three-week, London-based program that focuses on Aristotle, Copernicus, Galileo and other scholars of time that contributed to the practical knowledge of astronomy. Explore the birthplace of modern mechanics, the recovered wreck of King Henry VIII’s ship, and the complicated devices found at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich.

Upcoming Seminars
Summer 2018 (June 23 - July 14)


All Burch Field Research Seminars are open to UNC undergraduates (second-year status or greater) who have a 3.0 GPA. No course pre-requisites.

Application Deadline

March 4, 2018


Gina Difino
Director, Global Education and Fellowships