Should You Double Major or Study Abroad?

Trying to decide between picking up a double major or studying abroad

Deciding whether to pursue a double major or study abroad is a dilemma facing many college students. They can’t get beyond the fact that it’s six of one, half dozen of the other.
If you’re trying to decide which is the better option, there are some clear points to consider which may be very

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7 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Studied Abroad

A student waiting to board a plane to his study abroad destination

Everything that you could possibly check off a to-do list I did. I crossed all my t’s and dotted my I’s. I was ready, or so I thought. Beginning with the end in mind is a tried and true adage that holds true to most life experiences, and studying abroad is no different. Here are

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How To Decide Where To Study Abroad

Juan SalmoralJesus SánchezFrank Kehren
You hear the term ‘make or break’ thrown around a lot. I won’t go as far as to say that a good relationship will either make or break your study abroad experience. But what I will say, is that a solid relationship with your advisor will open up little doors

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Study Abroad Smarter in Hotels

Meet interesting, new people at hotels while studying abroad.

If you find yourself without anything to do and are looking for something new, try going to the nicest hotel bar you can find. You will be surprised what you will uncover.

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Vegabonding Spark Notes

My notes on Rolf Potts' Vegabonding

One of the four resources on our resource page is the book Vagabonding by Rolf Potts. This book has, in my humble opinion, become the unofficial travel hackers’ bible. Before I left for my study abroad journey I read it and took notes. My hope is that a small taste of it will be

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