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Study Abroad

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I decided to study abroad in Taiwan—then the coronavirus pandemic hit. Here's how my semester abroad is unfolding so far.

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I decided to continue studying in the UK, rather than return home to Canada. Here’s why.

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Dust off your passport. Study abroad can be affordable.

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Signing up for a homestay means navigating a new culture, family and diet. From dietary restrictions to vehement dislikes, here's how to find your place at the table. 

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For anyone living and working in Thailand, learning the language will help deepen your understanding of the culture.

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Returning to Montreal from my exchange in Germany has meant excitement, anxiety and readjustment. 

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It's difficult to find the words to sum up my time in Dumfries. 

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Three reasons not to turn your nose up at the path well trodden.

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What I regret and what I appreciate most about studying abroad. 
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