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Meet a Resident Director: Esteban

March 12th, 2015 · 1 Comment · API, Costa Rica, Resident Director

Esteban López lives and works in Costa Rica.  He works with Academic Programs International (API) overseeing programs in San José and San Joaquín de Flores, Costa Rica. In this entry, Esteban tells us about the beauty of Costa Rica, and reminds us not to forget a good attitude and a baseball cap when traveling to […]

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Meet a Resident Director: Amanda

March 5th, 2015 · No Comments · Australia, Resident Director, SFS, study abroad

Amanda Freeman is a director with The School for Field Studies (SFS). She works in the Centre for Rainforest Studies, which covers 153 acres in the northern part of Queensland, Australia. Every day, she is surrounded by wildlife, nature and amazing students! What brought you to be a Resident Director? I had been an SFS faculty […]

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Meet a Resident Director: Gerardo

March 3rd, 2015 · No Comments · Costa Rica, Resident Director, SFS

Gerardo Avalos lives in Costa Rica and works with The School for Field Studies (SFS) helping to spark student’s interests in ecology and sustainability. Atenas, Costa Rica, where Gerardo’s program is stationed, is small, yet beautiful. Gerardo invites OSU students out of their comfort zone, and into Costa Rica. What brought you to be a Resident […]

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Meet a Resident Director: Aynn

February 26th, 2015 · No Comments · Resident Director, SIT

Aynn Setright lives and works in Managua, Nicaragua. Aynn is an resident director for SIT study abroad programs. She has been a director for 16 years and is currently overseeing the SIT Nicaragua: Youth Cultures, Literacy, and Media program. What brought you to be an Academic Director? Well, I’ve lived in Nicaragua for nearly thirty […]

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Meet a Resident Director: Mary

February 20th, 2015 · No Comments · India, Resident Director, SIT, study abroad

Mary Storm is a resident director for SIT Study Abroad in New Delhi, India. The OSU approved program that she facilitates, focuses on National Identity and the Arts. In this post, Mary tells us about her job, and gives a glimpse into her world. What brought you to be a resident director? I completed my […]

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Studying Abroad, Continued?

January 29th, 2015 · 1 Comment · International Degree, Returnee, study abroad

While at OSU, Charlene was an Environmental Science and International Degree student with a minor in German. She studied abroad at Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg (Freiburg, Germany) on the OUS Baden-Württemberg Exchange Program during the 2012-2013 academic year. Now, she has moved back to Freiburg to attend a Master’s program. In this entry, Charlene writes about the […]

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A Day For Change

January 9th, 2015 · No Comments · College of Business, Returnee, SFS, study abroad, sustainability, University Honors College

 Jenna Wiegand, a senior in the University Honors College majoring in both Finance and Sustainability, spent fall term in the Turks and Caicos Islands studying marine ecology and environmental policy through The School for Field Studies. During her time studying in the South Caicos Islands, she wrote this entry about her new, and sometimes out of the ordinary life abroad. Those that know me know that I […]

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Have a Pleasure!

December 5th, 2014 · No Comments · College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Returnee, SIT, study abroad, Uncategorized

Amedee Ngarukiye is studying Public Health, focusing on Health Promotion and Health Behavior. During Fall term, he traveled to Nyon, Switzerland, through SIT Study Abroad programs. While in Switzerland, he focused on global health and development policy. In this article he reflects on how his trip abroad helped him enjoy the little things in life. We arrived on […]

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Art in Athens: Part Two

November 24th, 2014 · No Comments · AHA, College of Liberal Arts, Returnee, study abroad

Madelaine Corbin is an Applied Visual Arts major in the College of Liberal Arts at Oregon State University. During Summer of 2014, she spent two weeks in Athens, Greece, through AHA International. She delighted in taking in the surroundings, learning about art and even learning more about herself. Below is a continuation of her artwork, as in her previous entry, along with […]

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Turning Point: Learning to Cha-Cha

November 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Chile, College of Liberal Arts, Returnee, Spanish, study abroad

Rhiannon Williams is a senior at Oregon State University. She is in the College of Liberal Arts studying Spanish with a minor in Psychology. She spent a semester with IFSA Butler in Valparaíso, Chile, improving her Spanish skills, taking literature, history and culture classes, and volunteering to care for animals affected by a forest fire. Here […]

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