Homesickness Happens

Homesickness happens. Its part of studying abroad, as much as exploring and learning new things are. It’s natural for humans to crave the familiarity (even if it is boring) of home. It doesn’t always take the form of long-tearful phone calls to relatives, or the desire to get on a

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The College of Wooster

Type: Private, 4-year, Liberal Arts College Located: Wooster, OH Size: just a bit under 2000 undergraduates Cost: $44,280 (including tuition, room/board) Degree Offerings: Bachelor’s Hello! It is with great pleasure that I invite you along with me to visit The College of Wooster, a 4-year Liberal Arts College located in

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Denison University

Type: Private, 4-year, liberal arts school Located: Granville, OH Size: just a little over 2,100 undergraduates Cost (for the 2009-2010 year): $45,720 (including tuition/room & board) Degree Offerings: Bachelor’s Hello! Today, I’d like to invite you along with me to Denison University, a liberal arts college located in the New-England-esque

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Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

I had the opportunity to study abroad in Australia last fall. It was my first time leaving the country and naturally I was anxious to go. I knew the semester would hold a lot of first time experiences for me. Even simple activities, like taking the bus would become new

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Cultural Explorers – Win $250 from STA

Great “Cultural Explorers” photo contest by Glimpse.org (a magazine by the National Geographic Society) – $250 for just sending them your pics! Enter by August 31 for a chance to win a $250 STA Travel voucher. They are looking for photos of people working or volunteering abroad, interacting with locals,

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