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

Perfectly Imperfect: What I Learned During My Program Abroad
AFRICA / ASIA / AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND / EUROPE / LATIN AMERICA / MIDDLE EAST

Perfectly Imperfect: What I Learned During My Program Abroad

Education Abroad is the perfect way to further your education in a unique and exciting way while also having the opportunity to see the world and some of it’s famous and historic landmarks. While abroad, you’ll probably have the urge to do some (or all) of the touristy things in that location. By all means, … Continue reading

How to Convince Your Parents You Should Study Abroad
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How to Convince Your Parents You Should Study Abroad

When it comes to studying abroad, some parents will want to be more involved in the process than others. Through talking with friends and students on campus and advising students in the Resource Center, I have discovered that for a lot of students, parents are the biggest factor in determining if a student studies abroad … Continue reading

What to Expect When you Return Home from your Program
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What to Expect When you Return Home from your Program

Yes, you’re going to have a lot to look forward to when you get back to the U.S. – seeing friends and family again, eating all your favorite foods, being back in your home state. But what you may not expect is the difficulty you will have reintegrating back into your own country. Many students … Continue reading

How to Pack for Your Semester Abroad
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How to Pack for Your Semester Abroad

Packing is not easy. Especially when you will be spending a semester on a different continent, but there are some tricks that will make packing go more smoothly – and more economically. First things first, try to limit your baggage to two suitcases and a carry on. Most airlines allow for you to check one … Continue reading