Hands Off the Tummy: A Lesson in Pride and Study Abroad

By: Brandon Brooks, Peer Advisor in the Office of Global Opportunities, Chubu University 14-15 academic year The spirit of traveling abroad is much more easily accessible to those who do not let their sense of pride prevent them from experiencing new, different, and often valuable perspectives of the outside world. Although I spent months planning… Read More Hands Off the Tummy: A Lesson in Pride and Study Abroad

Five Things I’ve Learned from Traveling Abroad by Colette Whitney

Colette Whitney is a student at Ohio University. She is currently studying in London, England at the University of Westminster. Since I’ve been in London, immersing myself in foreign cultures has been my daily goal. While I have obviously spent most of my time perusing London blocks, I have managed to get out of the… Read More Five Things I’ve Learned from Traveling Abroad by Colette Whitney

What Not to Wear by Caroline Boone

Caroline Boone is a junior at Ohio University majoring in political science and minoring in Spanish. Caroline is currently studying in Toledo, Spain at the University of Castilla- La Mancha. American students abroad should acquire certain qualities of a chameleon. Specifically, the ability to blend in. (Not the ability to catch flies with your tongue. Come on, that’s gross.)… Read More What Not to Wear by Caroline Boone