Study Abroad Blogs

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It's never too late to study abroad, as Diane discovers when her family moves to Germany.

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The success of your semester overseas is about far more than just your destination. Returned student Meghan explains.  

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Three cultural differences one study abroad student notices during her time in Bologna. 

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After winter holidays at home, Emily dreads going back to Amsterdam—but returns to a pleasant surprise. 

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Tips to turn your time in transit into a success.

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Packing up to go home is harder than it sounds. Here's how to make it easier. 

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Why Abigail is setting off into the unknown this semester.

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Tips for reflecting on your role as a traveller in developing countries.

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Why Amsterdam is the ideal student exchange city.

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How do you share the emotions surrounding a trip didn't live up to your expectations—without offending others? 

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Hints: Start early and don't forget to read the fine print.

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Em explains why she decided to study midwifery in Bali—and how it's given birth to new perspectives.
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