Homesickness Tips & Tricks
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Homesickness Tips & Tricks

  Homesickness – Written by Noelle Cho Noelle studied abroad in the spring 2017 with our partner TEAN at Griffith University in Australia. She is currently working this fall in our UK Education Abroad Advising Center as an peer ambassador. Photo Credit: Mason Johnson – Winter 2016 Although I have always considered myself an independent … Continue reading

Exploring the Country You’re In
AFRICA / ASIA / AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND / EUROPE / LATIN AMERICA / MIDDLE EAST

Exploring the Country You’re In

The French major who went to Caen, Normandy, France on an exchange with Sister Cities is back again, and I am here to give you some tips and further thought on how to explore the country you’re in! Now, when you are eventually in your host country, one of your first thoughts could be, “Oh … Continue reading

Health and Safety and Chasing Your Goals
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Health and Safety and Chasing Your Goals

In the light of the current political climate the world is experiencing, it is common for students to feel scared or anxious about traveling so far from home for an extended period of time. Every time a new tragedy strikes, there is a question of whether or not that place is safe. Experts study the … Continue reading

Spending Thanksgiving Abroad
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Spending Thanksgiving Abroad

Thanksgiving and the winter holidays are just around the corner, and for those of you who are abroad, it’s a bit bittersweet to be away from home during this time of year. For me this was the hardest time of my study abroad experience and when the homesickness really set in, so here’s some tips … Continue reading