Senior Randi Williams has traveled abroad through Towson programs three times in her undergraduate career, beginning with a semester in Italy in Spring 2014. Below she compares some of her experiences between Indonesia and Australia, her two long term experiences this past year. Q: Did your experiences abroad met your expectations? Exceeded them? My experience … Continue reading From Indonesia to Australia
This exciting scholarship announcement from our partners at The Education Abroad Network (TEAN). A Towson student recently received this awesome scholarship -- will you be next? "To celebrate 20 years of students studying and interning abroad with us, we've teamed up with our partners to bring you the "20 for 20" scholarship program. We have … Continue reading Full ride study abroad scholarships!
We are thrilled to announce that Towson's very own Jarrett Booz has been awarded a $2,500 scholarship from The Education Abroad Network for his studies next fall at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. The scholarship is part of TEAN's 20 for 20 initiative, in which they are awarding 20 scholarships to celebrate their 20 … Continue reading Towson Student Wins TEAN Scholarship
This post by Associate Director Kelly Holland is a result of her phone interview with Towson University study abroad alumnus Clark Rachfal. Clark is perhaps best known as a Team USA para-cyclist, who has been competing since 2007, but we know him first and foremost as a study abroad success story. We wish him well … Continue reading Alumni spotlight: Clark Rachfal
This incredible story of adventure in the Outback comes to you from Zachary Renner, a Study Abroad and Towson University alumnus. This is part one of two installments about Zachary's adventures abroad. Zachary Renner Studied Abroad Sophomore Year The University of The Sunshine Coast, Australia Graphic Design Major Graduated from Towson Spring 2010 I studied abroad at … Continue reading My Study Abroad Experience and What Came After
Name: Ebonie Ravenell Major: Animal Behavior and Biology major with a minor in Psychology Grad Year: December 2015 Program Abroad: University of Tasmania in Hobart Tasmania via the TU Exchange program Q: Food, your favorite subject & ours. Best dish? Worst dish? New recipe you picked up? My favorite food from Australia were biscuits, what Americans … Continue reading Q&A Spotlight: Ebonie Ravenell
Exchange student Stef is studying at Towson for two semesters from the University of Tasmania. Follow Stef as she documents her crazy experiences through her blog! "Fresh daily waves of culture shock were repeatedly buried under layers of distraction with the relentless schedule of orientation activities. That was a clever tactic on their part. The … Continue reading The American Way of Life from Australian Eyes
Coping with being home after studying abroad, as told by 3 Study Abroad Alum: In order to cope with the “abroad hangover,” I would recommend not jumping back into the normal college life to the extreme. I found that it was very difficult for me to balance everything between 18 credits, a job, and being involved … Continue reading Life After Study Abroad
Thank you to all our world-traveling students who submitted their amazing photos from their time abroad! We're excited to announce our Spring 2014 winners: 1st Place - Julia Heslin/Italy 2nd Place - Chloe Probst/Tasmania 3rd Place - Britt Sorensen/Africa If you missed out on our top 10 photos, they're on our Facebook page! We can't wait to see … Continue reading Spring 2014 Photo Contest Winners!!
Thinking about the beautiful Sunshine Coast of Australia? Check out Cheyenne Dermody's blog about her adventures down under! Wanderlust: Destination Australia http://cheyennedermody.wordpress.com/ Cheyenne Dermody Sunshine Coast, Australia Spring 2014