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Marketing & Outreach Intern, Education Abroad CIEE Seville, Spain - Spring '17    

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Life in Wollongong, Australia 27/2/17

By Shannon McElroy Hello hello! Greetings from First Day of Uni! I am sitting at a little café on campus with my friend Molly before we attend our ~first~ class of study abroad. I’m feeling quite blissful, as it is comfortably overcast (perfect for reading a laptop screen outside) and I’ve just ordered an iced coffee, …

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Excited to go abroad? Tips for Planning Ahead

A What to expect: A timeline of the abroad process Generally, students study abroad sometime in their junior year, but really anytime starting the summer after your freshman year is fair game. Here's what the process will look like once you get there. Take Abroad 101. First things first. Once you've completed this - by watching …

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Going Beyond the Packing List: Preparing for Abroad

By Kayla Weier So you've been accepted to your program, you’ve been to your orientations, you’ve finally gotten your passport back with a probably sub-par photo of you staring back at you from your visa. All that you can do is sit and wait for the impending chaos of study abroad now, right? Not even …

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Speaking in Tongues: Overcoming the Language Barrier

By Annie Birkeland One of the most daunting things about going to a foreign country can be trying to communicate with people who don’t speak your language.  Even if you choose to study in an English-speaking country chances are good that you will travel somewhere that people speak another language. Here are some tips to …

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