READING, PA (03/10/2015)(readMedia)-- Bryan Salazar, a sophomore biochemistry major from Plainfield, N.J., at Albright College is spending spring 2015 studying abroad.

Brian Salazar will spend two weeks studying in Ireland, following the conclusion of the spring semester. The faculty-led trip is part of the course, "Traditional Arts," offered during spring semester on Albright's campus. The course explores folk art forms, including storytelling and music, practiced in Ireland from the 17th century through today.

Founded in 1856, Albright College is a selective, national liberal arts college enrolling 1,700 full-time undergraduates and more than 800 adult learners and graduate students. The College's flexible interdisciplinary curriculum, strengthened by a close-knit residential learning environment, encourages students to combine majors and disciplines to create individualized academic programs. Close faculty mentorship, numerous experiential learning options, and a diverse, supportive community of scholars and learners help students exceed their own expectations and graduate with a commitment to a lifetime of service and learning. Albright College is located in Reading, Pennsylvania.