I got to thinking about how the people who actually do go abroad spend their time. What do they get from the experience other than the “been there, done that” satisfaction of checking off the experience on some list they have in their mind?
Taking advantage of Semester At Sea can place you in good company. Notable alumni, forging connections, and inter-cultural learning — what are you waiting for?
Studying abroad can open up a world of doors — and ideas — for those who take advantage of these opportunities. Check these lists of famous people who have studied abroad. Do you find inspiration from any of their stories?
Whether you are considering a ‘termed’ study abroad experience or a degree program there are some things you should consider before signing on.
Preparation for international travel is key, and can make the difference between a terrifically awesome trip and an awesomely bad one.
College offers so many opportunities to explore beyond your major coursework. Why not explore the international community or study abroad?