Study Abroad Blog

  • Second Week: Doctors, Medicine, and Cameras Oh My!

    Published on: February 18, 2015

    About Wednesday of last week, I missed my first day of school. The night before, I had made my own dinner: cheesy…

  • Culture Shock: Personal Space

    Published on: February 18, 2015

    One of the hardest concepts I have come to learn in Japan is the idea of personal space, or rather, the lack…

  • Entrance Ceremony and Tests

    Published on: February 18, 2015

    (Note, it’s important to remember that almost all of my conversations in Japan are in fact, in Japanese. I will give my…

  • Off The Plane

    Published on: February 18, 2015

    It’s about a 2 hour drive from Bakersfield, CA to Los Angeles International Aiport (LAX) without traffic. My Dad had borrowed my…

  • Becker College Global Voices Speaker Series Featured Educate for Change Co-founder

    Published on: November 6, 2014

    Kristine Sullivan, co-founder and director of Educate for Change, in Gulu, Uganda, was the featured lecturer for Becker College’s Fall 2014 Global…

  • Italy Blog #1

    Published on: July 24, 2011

    Why did you decide to pursue Study Abroad?  Why this particular program/country? I always knew traveling to Europe was something I only dreamed…

  • New Zealand Blog #4

    Published on: May 26, 2011

    by Hillary Dzamba This month, Hillary covers: Vacation on the island of Fiji Community service at an animal shelter Running a 1/2 marathon Mixed…

  • New Zealand Blog #3

    Published on: April 20, 2011

    New Zealand Blog #3 by Hillary Dzamba This month, Hillary covers: Siteseeing: Milford Sound, Wanaka, world’s steepest street Home visit: the accomodating Kiwis…

  • New Zealand Blog #2

    Published on: March 28, 2011

    by Hillary Dzamba This month, Hillary covers: What academics are like at University of Otago Fundraising efforts for victims of Christchurch earthquake…

  • New Zealand Blog #1

    Published on: February 28, 2011

    by Hillary Dzamba Submitted Monday, February 28, 2011 Well after months of trying to make a decision and weeks of waiting to leave, I’m…

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