Monthly Archives: February 2012

Homesick… for Italy

June 18, 2011 Imagine this: a small town country girl who speaks no Italian packing her bags and heading to Florence, Italy, flying by herself, navigating the crowded and small streets of Firenze to Via Montebello in a taxi with a driver … Continue reading

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Settling In and Exploring Cape Town

June 29, 2011 Studying abroad in South Africa is such a unique experience. On one hand, we are living in dorms, fed three meals a day, enjoying the social scene, shopping, and touring. On the other hand, however, we are … Continue reading

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World Minded: Kevin Tabatabai

 I had just turned 16 when I came to the United States in 1999 as an exchange student. I was only supposed to stay for my junior year of high school but ended up enjoying it so much that, with … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Jordan

July 10, 2011 You never quite know what to expect when you’re traveling by car in Jordan. Highway pavement can be very nice, smooth and well lit, especially in tourist areas, but it can also be bumpy or even smooth … Continue reading

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World Minded: Farida Sawadogo

I grew up knowing that I did not want to limit my career opportunities, so therefore I should study in a field that would be general enough to provide me with some flexibility in my professional life. Also, as a … Continue reading

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World Minded: Tim Campbell

I was attracted by the size and liberal arts focus at William & Mary. I grew up down the road in Richmond and always thought I would go to a different Virginia school, but I chose W&M because I liked … Continue reading

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World Minded: Odette Clark

I grew up in the English education system, where we are required to focus on a particular course of study from age 16. Very early on I knew that this is not what I wanted for myself, instead I was … Continue reading

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Summer Programs Application Deadline Extension

Select W&M summer study abroad programs have been granted an application extension to February 8!  Apply now if you would like to participate in: Beijing, China Cape Town, South Africa Montpellier, France Santiago de Compostela, Spain Siracusa (Sicily), Italy St. … Continue reading

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2012 W&M Summer Programs Deadline

Today is  the deadline for applications to W&M’s 2012 summer programs! Get your applications in for: Beijing, China Cádiz, Spain Cambridge, England Cape Town, South Africa Florence, Italy Galway, Ireland Goa, India Holetown, Barbados Montpellier, France Prague, Czech Republic Rome/Pompeii, … Continue reading

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