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Study Abroad Articles

  • study abroad in high school vs college
    By Lisa Saltagi on 07/22/2015
    Although studying abroad in university is becoming almost a norm at some schools, high school study abroad is on the verge of breaking into the scene and so are the questions: Will study abroad mess up high school plans? College plans? Can a student study abroad with a specific major like pre-...
  • Fedora
    By Lisa Saltagi on 07/06/2015
    When thinking about their to-be trip to study abroad in England, many students forget that London is one of the fashion capitals of the world (and these people take this role seriously.) Though perhaps on the more quirky side of fashion with oddities that the rest of the world sees as strange,...
  • Summer study abroad
    By Lisa Saltagi on 06/17/2015
    The future of study abroad is changing as we speak. A greater awareness of the benefits of living (and playing!) overseas is intriguing our millennial population by showing them opportunities outside of the classroom -- and they're listening! From gap years abroad, to summer study abroad...
  • Intern study abroad program
    By Lisa Saltagi on 06/10/2015
    During my own experience studying abroad in Italy, I didn't particpate in a dual intern-study abroad program per say, but I did have work-study. Or, rather, they created one for me because I was in such a small program, and I got the chance to both work and study abroad during that semester. A...
  • Graduate degree in Europe
    By Richelle Gamlam on 06/03/2015
    You come from a great country with amazing universities. There are so many grad schools in your home country to choose from, with all of the majors and programs you could ever desire. Students from other countries come to your home country to be educated. Why would you get your graduate degree...
  • shanghai programs with api study abroad
    By Megan Lee on 05/27/2015
    Originally published on October 26th, 2012. China remains the only non-European destination in the top 5 most popular study abroad destinations -- congratulations, you're contributing to a rising number of students looking for more unique opportunities abroad. You're at the forefront of a...
  • Passport
    By Paris Riley on 05/20/2015
    Photo Credit: Grace Khoury Study abroad isn't cheap, but it doesn't have to wipe out your bank account either. Fortunately for you, Go Overseas wrote the book on how to budget for study abroad. Literally. "Half the Luggage, Double the Money" (downloadable as a free PDF) is a must read guide for...
  • Ways to study abroad
    By Lisa Saltagi on 05/13/2015
    When talking about study abroad, many people who don't know much about it think that the options are very limited: you study abroad your sophomore or junior year in college, and you usually go to someplace like Rome and have classes that don't take much effort, and you go travel cool places on...
  • Study abroad reviews
    By Steve Patton on 04/24/2015
    Australia | Photo Credit: Courtney Dorazio You've just finished a study, volunteer, intern, or teach abroad program, and now you want to tell everyone about your experiences. Your friends may not want to listen, but there's a whole community of to-be study abroaders, international volunteers, and...
  • studying abroad in the Middle East
    By Elaina Giolando on 04/21/2015
    Photo Credit: Madeleine Loney "So you're from America," she said curiously. We sat in a back alley cafe in Cairo, sipping tea and smoking shisha after work. "I'd love to go there," my Egyptian colleague puffed out another fruit-flavored smoke cloud. "But it's too dangerous. People being shot in...