Tag: Study abroad

Deadlines approach for studying abroad during summer months

By: KATE LUCE Staff Writer kmluce@iu.edu The university is offering 10 study abroad trips for the summer. The deadline of Feb. 1 is quickly approaching. “Students need to apply by the deadline because we are making plane reservations. We are making reservations for accommodations. Also, if we don’t have enough students, we are not able

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Holistic medicine, scenic attractions and studying in China

By: KATELYN FIRESTEIN Staff Writer karfires@iu.edu Yet another study abroad trip has become available this summer for students. The Chinese culture and medicine trip gets students immersed in the culture and practicing traditional medicine in China, and explains the unique approach to disease treatment, prevention and health promotion in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). The trip

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Are you interested in studying abroad?

By: KATELYN FIRESTEIN Staff Writer karfires@iu.edu For students who are interested in studying abroad, there are 11 opportunities at IU South Bend for students to get involved this academic year. Over spring break there will be opportunities to travel to Mexico, Belize and Canada. During the summer, there will be multiple trips, including trips to

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All abroad! Study abroad application deadlines fast approaching

By: ASHLEY KATLUN Staff Writer How would you like to take the trip of a lifetime exploring significant and historic European cities while earning college credit at the same time? The IUSB office of International Programs has several overseas programs available, and there is still time to apply. One of these programs includes a trip

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Highlighting Diversity: International Studies Week

By: COURTNEY CATANZARITE Staff Writer The week of Nov. 18 marked International Studies week at IU South Bend. “International Studies week is a nation-wide event, where universi­ties all across the country celebrate this week,” said Lisa Zwicker, direc­tor of International Programs. The week was packed full of events such as an International Scavenger Hunt, an

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Czech your calendar: Berlin and Prague 2014

By: MELISSA SEYBOLDT Staff Writer “European cities as sites of collage” is the theme behind the second overseas study trip in 2014 offered by IU South Bend – a twofold journey to the capital cities of Berlin, Germany and Prague, Czech Republic. Three weeks of course study at IUSB will prime students with insight into

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Study abroad spotlight: Spring break in Costa Rica

By: AMANDA BARNETT Staff Writer This coming spring IU South Bend students have the opportunity to spend their spring break in Costa Rica. The theme is seeking sustainable development and wellness. The program is ten days long and lasts from March 14 to 23. Scott Sernau, a professor of sociology, is leading the trip. He

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