EXPANDING MY HORIZONS WHILE STUDYING ABROAD IN SORRENTO

WRITTEN BY CAROLINE STRACHAN, SPRING 2017 Before deciding to study abroad, I had never heard of Sorrento, Italy. Stepping off that plane in Naples was one of the most nerve-racking moments of my life. "What if no one understands me? What if I don’t understand them? What if I get lost while traveling? What if?" …

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EUROPE AS YOUR BACKYARD: ADVICE ON TRAVELING WHILE ABROAD

WRITTEN BY HANNAH VUOZZO, SPRING 2017 Students who plan to or currently study abroad often desire to travel to other places while abroad. For instance, students in Sorrento, Italy, anticipate the accessibility to nearby European countries such as Spain, France, Switzerland, Greece, and Malta. Without scheduled class time on Friday, a number of students plan …

YOU’RE DEFINITELY AN AMERICAN STUDYING ABROAD WHEN…

You Know You’re an American Studying Abroad When…. You don’t understand how big Europe is, so you travel too quickly/frequently... four hours in Rome isn’t enough time, a train ride through Germany isn’t experiencing Europe. Keep calm and smell the schnitzel. You hear where someone is from and you have to secretly google it while …

Why Study Abroad?

A personal reflection of a student By: Jordyn Johnson, Sant’Anna Summer 2016 Student Indiana University of Pennsylvania In the fall of my sophomore year, I decided to make the commitment of studying abroad. I've always known that I wanted to study abroad and after doing my investigations, I decided the summer before my junior year …