Tag: study abroad

4 Best-Kept Secrets of Learning Languages at Dartmouth

4 Best-Kept Secrets of Learning Languages at Dartmouth

If you haven’t been able to tell by now, I LOVE traveling, meeting new people, and learning new languages. One of the things I was most excited about coming to Dartmouth was the opportunity to learn a new foreign language–and practice the one I already […]

How I Went Abroad 4 Times in Two Years

How I Went Abroad 4 Times in Two Years

Before coming to Dartmouth, I had very limited international travel experience. I didn’t get my first passport until the summer before my senior year of high school, so I was excited to possibly use my time at Dartmouth to explore more of the world! Over […]

Notes from a Dartmouth Senior Citizen

Notes from a Dartmouth Senior Citizen

Hey everyone! My name is Adina Harri, and I am a member of the class of 2018 at Dartmouth originally hailing from Starkville, Mississippi.  As part of my contribution to this blog as a Senior Admissions Fellow, I hope to outline how Dartmouth has  shaped […]

Adventures in Sydney, Australia

Adventures in Sydney, Australia

Hello there! For my next installment of study abroad posts, I’ve decided to share a little bit about my trip to Sydney, Australia. As I mentioned in my last post, I studied abroad in New Zealand last winter on the anthropology foreign study program. Many […]

Exploring the South Island of New Zealand

Exploring the South Island of New Zealand

Greetings! This past winter I studied abroad in New Zealand on the anthropology foreign study program. Rather than writing one post about my entire experience, I’m writing a few posts to highlight some of my favorite moments from my trip.   The official Dartmouth program […]

101 Reasons to Love Dartmouth: My Top 10

101 Reasons to Love Dartmouth: My Top 10

I was impressed that Dartmouth Alumni Magazine was able to pick only 101 of their favorite things about Dartmouth…that was until I was asked to pick my 10 favorite from that list. An impossible task? Definitely. But I decided to give it a try anyway. […]

Alternative Sophomore Summer: Visiting Brazil

Alternative Sophomore Summer: Visiting Brazil

One of Dartmouth’s many traditions is staying on campus for your sophomore summer. I decided to take the road less traveled, and be off campus over the summer. Instead of spending my summer days on the Green, I will be spending 10 weeks completely immersed […]

Blogging Barcelona: A Memorable Experience

Blogging Barcelona: A Memorable Experience

I thoroughly enjoyed my time in Spain! The three months that I spent there were absolutely amazing. From the other students in my LSA group, to the new professors I met abroad, to my host family that took me in, my time in Spain was […]

Leaving for Barcelona

Leaving for Barcelona

The day I left for Barcelona was very emotional. I said goodbye to my parents early that morning. They would both be at work when my flight was scheduled to leave the airport;  a family friend had agreed to drop me off. After I woke […]

Before Barcelona: My Packing Experience

Before Barcelona: My Packing Experience

Dartmouth’s Winter break officially began at the end of November. The break—from thinking about anything school related or my upcoming trip to Barcelona—was very much needed! But about a month into my vacation, it was time to start thinking ahead and planning for my trip. […]

Why Dartmouth? : My D-Plan

Why Dartmouth? : My D-Plan

I chose Dartmouth because I knew I wanted to take full advantage of every travel opportunity I could in college. I could go on a Language Study Abroad Program (LSA) or a Foreign Study Program (FSP) and have a chance to take my Dartmouth classes […]