JWU Student Blogs

Mistakes We Made Before Studying Abroad (Part III)

 Angelina Jorge concludes her "Mistakes We Made Before Studing Abroad" series with a realistic look at what students need to leave at home, and what they should bring on their journey. Stamina & drive? Bring em'! Impatience & intolerance? No room!

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Studying Abroad: When Something Goes Wrong…

JWU student Angelina Jorge takes readers on the roller coaster ride that is her study abroad experience in Costa Rica. The ride can be extreme, but the support of family, friend and peers makes it worth the ups and downs.

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Mistakes We Made Before Studying Abroad (Part II)

 Angelina Jorge delivers her 2nd part of the ‘Mistakes We Made Before Studying Abroad’ series.  

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Mistakes We Made Before Studying Abroad (Part 1)

 Angelina Jorge may be surrounded by the jungle in Costa Rica, but she and three of her study abroad pals took the time to create a list of mistakes they made before studying abroad. They’re here to help and amuse.

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A Weekend at the Scottish Highlands

“My heart's in the Highlands, my heart is not here, My heart's in the Highlands a chasing the deer; Chasing the wild deer, and following the roe; My heart's in the Highlands, wherever I go. -Robert Burns

Topics: Study Abroad