To celebrate International Education Week, we reached out to some recent CALS alumni, Liam Vincent (Ag Bus & Agron ‘12) and Lexi Delaney Ammann (AnSci & AgEds ‘18), to share their experiences studying abroad and how it has impacted their careers so far. Check out their answers and advice below!
There are so many apps available that offer travel advice and services, but which ones are the most useful? Check out this list of apps that are must-haves for any student studying abroad!
For the eighth and final week of the Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke's video focuses on some final points before ending his series, including the value of networking and maintaining relationships from your internship and using your experience to get a job.
For the seventh week of the Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about wrapping up his internship experience, making the most of study abroad, answering commonly asked questions about study abroad, and so much more!
On November 8, 2020, colleges and universities are encouraged to celebrate the success of first-generation colle
For the sixth week of the Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about reflecting, including why its important, how to reflect, and reflecting before and after your study abroad experience.
Keep your eyes on our blog and social media to see Luke's new videos every Friday!
For the fifth week of the Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about some important topics that students will encounter when they're abroad, including the importance of cultural competency, what resources students should locate/know about, and how to deal with homesickness and
For the fourth week of the Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about what his internship goals are during his time with Blessman International. Luke also dives into what it takes to become a Gilman Scholar.
Traveling to a different country can seem overwhelming, but it is one of the best experiences you can have! Whether you are a seasoned traveler or this is your first time travelling abroad, there are several things that you can do to get the most out of your study abroad experience.
For the third week of Luke's Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about what study abroad means to Luke, even though he is not currently studying abroad.
For the second week of Luke's Cyclones Abroad video blog series, Luke talks about what his internship looks like this semester, his responsibilites and what he did during his second week with Blessman International.
The Iowa State University Family of the Year is an honor that is give
Luke Sloterdyk, a Senior in Global Resource Systems, planned on an international internship with Blessman International. Although he is not able to complete his internship on site due to the pandemic, Luke has the opporutnity to complete a virtual internship with Blessman Internati
So, you’ve decided you are going to study abroad and are counting down the days until your adventure. No matter what part of the world you are traveling to, you will experience new cultures and interact with new people, but what if you are unsure about your foreign language skills?
Cassandra Frick (University College Dublin, Ireland) - Blog
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