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 Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit
Aug05

Travel Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit

Recently, I received an email from my husband with the subject line, “luck ran out.” It sure did… Based on many of our travel adventures, here’s my advice for being prepared and traveling safely…

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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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Takeaway Tweets: #CampusChat Tips for College Students Traveling Abroad

The full transcript from the 10/26/11 #CampusChat can be found here on TweetReports, but in order to draw attention to some of the best travel tips posted that night, I've used Storify to curate them here:   View the story "Takeaway Tweets: #CampusChat Tips for College Students Traveling Abroad" on...

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Smart See, Smart Do: Emory University
Aug24

Smart See, Smart Do: Emory University

When on a campus tour, be sure to allow time in your schedule to discover additional opportunities for learning — we think of it as part of the "Smart See, Smart Do" — the college or university has to offer.  Curators of Learning Founded in 1919, Emory University's landmark museum, the Michael C. Carlos Museum, holds the largest collection of ancient art in the Southeast at 16,000 objects. It is...

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Smart See, Smart Do: Saint Thomas University
Jul27

Smart See, Smart Do: Saint Thomas University

The Carnival Science and Technology building is where all the excitement stems from at St Thomas U. St. Thomas University is a school whose appeal is in its tight knit, 5000-strong student community.  A small Catholic campus located in Miami, Florida, the grounds are a must see in itself. The fact that it is filled with trees, lakes, and a peaceful breeze is just one reason the university‚Äôs location appeals to many. On top of...

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