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Category: Study Abroad

Crossing the Waters of Familiarity

Posted on November 28th, by University of Mount Union in Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Crossing the Waters of Familiarity

Crossing the Waters of Familiarity by Jessica Swanson

Hi, fellow Raiders!

You’ve probably been wondering who’s been in charge of all of this #30DaysofExceptional stuff.

Hi! That would be me and my boss, Ashley Sams.

My name is Jessica Swanson …


In The Foreign Land of America

Posted on November 21st, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on In The Foreign Land of America

In A Foreign Land by Tymofi Sidak

My name is Tim and I’m from Ukraine. I am a junior, majoring in public relations and minoring in psychology. I also have a diploma in interior design and worked as an interior …


Choir Passion Deepens in Austria

Posted on November 19th, by University of Mount Union in Classes, Hands-on Experience, Study Abroad. Comments Off on Choir Passion Deepens in Austria

My name is Erin Bell and I am a senior, majoring in neuroscience and double minoring in music and business administration. I keep the music aspect of my college life thriving by maintaining my music scholarship and taking weekly voice …


A Dream Come True in Japan

Posted on November 18th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on A Dream Come True in Japan

A Dream Come True in Japan by Bethany Snider

I have always dreamed of visiting Japan and being here now hasn’t fallen short of any expectations I previously had. I always listened to my friends and family talk about their …


Corking Around in Ireland

Posted on November 17th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Corking Around in Ireland

Hello, everyone, my name is Marcus Zappa. I am a senior marketing and management double major and am from the beautiful city of Amherst, Ohio. I am a member of the swim team, a brother of Phi Kappa Tau and …


My Home Away from Home

Posted on November 16th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on My Home Away from Home

My Home Away from Home: Semester Abroad in Oslo, Norway by Sara Fountain

My name is Sara Fountain and I am a senior here at the University of Mount Union. I am studying to become a High School Biology teacher …


Vive La France!

Posted on November 14th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Vive La France!

Vive La France! Studying Abroad in Pau, France by Kelsey Jackson

My name is Kelsey Jackson and I’m currently a senior! I studied abroad the spring semester of my junior year in Pau, France. I’m a double major in French


Semester Abroad in Italy: Spring 2015

Posted on November 9th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Semester Abroad in Italy: Spring 2015

Semester Abroad in Italy: Spring 2015 by Kyle Fink

Everyone knows about the wonderful components of studying abroad, the awesome food, wine, friendships, and, of course, killer Instagram pictures! But few people realize the hardships that come along with this …


The Best Summer Internship – In England

Posted on November 8th, by University of Mount Union in Internships, Study Abroad. Comments Off on The Best Summer Internship – In England

The Best Summer Internship – In England by John Sopko

My name is John Sopko and I am senior here at the University of Mount Union. This past summer I had the amazing opportunity of interning abroad in London, England …


Study Abroad in Thailand, by Chad Bosel

Posted on November 4th, by University of Mount Union in Study Abroad. Comments Off on Study Abroad in Thailand, by Chad Bosel

My name’s Chad Bosel and I’m a junior here at the University of Mount Union. Two summers ago I studied abroad in Chiang Mai, Thailand for a summer session of about six weeks.

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I ultimately decided to study in Chiang …