Topic: studying abroad

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Savello ’18: Remembering values while abroad

April 12, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Before I left to study abroad in Granada, Spain, the Office of International Programs stressed the social and cultural differences that exist overseas.

Students in France, Spain, Denmark and Ecuador agree that studying abroad forges an ability to be independent in a way that the Brown community does not. Students often live alone and must overcome language barriers.

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Study abroad challenges social expectations, proves formative experience

November 15, 2016 Comments are Disabled

More than halfway through the semester, many Brown students scattered across the world are reaching the same realization.


Vilsan ’19: The opportunity cost of study abroad

November 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled

As an international student who has had the privilege of studying and living abroad, I completely understand the allure of the study abroad options at Brown