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Study abroad impacts employability skills – IIE

There is now even more evidence that study abroad has a beneficial impact on employability after graduation, according to a report by IIE, with 11 out of 15 “21st century workplace skills” gained through an experience overseas. 152 more words

Semester Abroad

Camp Farley Summer Program

Camp Farley’s Overnight & Day Camp offers a unique summer camp experience on Cape Cod

Camp Farley

Peer Advisor of the Week: Christine Chang

“A couple of friends and I decided we wanted to go explore the city of Shanghai on the weekends which was 2-3 hours away. Having the freedom from the dormitory we stayed at, the adventure started there. 438 more words

Study Abroad

NSLI-Y Summer Program Experience of Rachel Marie Dinh From Tempe, Arizona Hosted in Indore, Madhya Pradesh (Shishukunj School)

As I’m sitting on my host family’s terrace on a breezy Sunday morning hearing peacock shrills in the background, I’m wondering a few things. First of all, did I forget to take my malaria pill again? 385 more words

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2017 Summer Leaders, Part 2

A few weeks ago, the last of our students returned home from their summer programs, bringing a close to our 2017 travel season. We… 505 more words


3 Ways to Make Your Time at MIT Launch More Time & Cost Efficient

This article is by Launch alum Makenna Turner.

MIT Launch gave me the chance to be independent in aspects of  my life I’d not put much thought into prior—things like meal planning, transportation, and managing my own spending, to name a few. 833 more words

Student Life

Beginning Arabic at Middlebury's Intensive Summer Language School

A month ago I completed Middlebury’s Arabic Language School, an 8-week intensive summer program on the campus of Mills College in Oakland, California. Before deciding to attend MLS, I’d spent a lot of time researching: Is it smart to do the program as a beginner or should I wait until my second year of Arabic? 1,118 more words