How Study Abroad Helped Me Land My Dream Job

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In How Study Abroad Can Get You A Job, I discussed how study abroad can give you a huge advantage in the job market. Not only does having study abroad on your resume make for a more comfortable job interview (who wouldn’t want to talk about their study abroad experience?!) but it also demonstrates maturity, intellectual curiosity, understanding [...]


Franklin & Marshall in Italy?

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Why are there so many kids from Franklin & Marshall college in Italy? Every corner you turn you see yet another student wearing a Franklin & Marshall sweatshirt. At least, that’s what I thought at first until I realized that these people were Italians. Apparently, two Italians fell in love with the small Pennsylvania liberal arts [...]


Transfer your study abroad blog to

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Hey All, Students Gone Global has finally launched! I recommend creating your study abroad blog on their platform so you can join a network of other study abroad students. (And the interface is cool). Check it out at


5 Most Cliche Study Abroad Pictures

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Is it just me or is it that everyone on study abroad has the same pictures? See below for the five most cliche study abroad pictures. #5. OMG I’m in front of the Lennon Wall, Prague #4. #3. #2. #1.   Which study abroad photos do you feel are overdone? Comment below or paste a [...]


How To Make A Study Abroad Blog

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How to Make a Study Abroad Blog (That More People Than Your Mom Will Read) It’s All About the Pics.  People like blogs with pictures, fact. Try to add in funny/interesting ones besides the usual “here is a picture of me standing in front of some historic landmark” shot. Consider mixing it up with other [...]