Parent College Coach Tip #61: Encourage Study Abroad
Apr17

Parent College Coach Tip #61: Encourage Study Abroad

Studying abroad has a tremendous number of benefits – both personal and academic. The exposure to a different way of life often serves as a catalyst for students to discover what they are passionate about. It can also immerse them in a foreign language, enhance their resumes, and prepare them to live in a world that is increasingly multicultural. Encourage study abroad. Studying abroad is unlike anything else in providing students...

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First Trip to China?  What to know, what to do.
Sep16

First Trip to China? What to know, what to do.

It’s important to know a few key things for your first trip to China. This article outlines things that will help ensure a smooth, positive experience.

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Travel Abroad – Street Art As Cultural Bridge
Jul22

Travel Abroad – Street Art As Cultural Bridge

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?

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Semester at Sea: Will You Be Among the Most Notable Alumni?
May20

Semester at Sea: Will You Be Among the Most Notable Alumni?

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?

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Famous People Who Have Studied Abroad
May13

Famous People Who Have Studied Abroad

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?

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Study Abroad 101: Tips for Making a Good Decision
May06

Study Abroad 101: Tips for Making a Good Decision

Whether you are considering a ‘termed’ study abroad experience or a degree program there are some things you should consider before signing on.

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