Whether you’re taking a road trip with friends or flying solo across the country, the world is your classroom. The only desk you need to seek is the front desk of your hotel, and the only homework should be studying the map of your next destination. Traveling forces you out of your comfort zone, exposes you to different cuisines and cultures, and helps you realize how diverse our world truly is. Travel is the epitome of experiential learning, making it one of the many reasons why travel is the best education that money can buy.
Studying abroad is a unique but short opportunity in your college career. The average study abroad experience is for 1 semester which gives you little time to enjoy this once in a lifetime experience. Let’s take a look at how to maximize your study abroad experience. (more…)