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Following Darwin Interterm 2020 in the Galapagos

February 7, 2020 by Sarah Otto | education abroad

Sarah Otto ’20 connects her passion for marine science to the unique environmental system in the Galapagos. As a biology major emphasizing in evolution and ecology, I always believed the Galápagos Islands to be some mystical land where Charles Darwin developed his theory of evolution. I’ve read countless books and literature on the island’s role

Witnessing History in Hong Kong

January 27, 2020 by Andrew Schwartz | education abroad

Andrew Schwartz ’20, majoring in Business Administration, studied abroad at the Chinese University Hong Kong in Fall 2019 and develops a unique perspective by witnessing the city’s ongoing protests firsthand, culminating with an early end to his semester abroad. When I had decided to study abroad at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, I never

Semester at Sea An Atypical Study Abroad Program with Hidden Benefits

January 13, 2020 by Daniel Garcia | education abroad

Semester at Sea (SAS) is a study abroad program in which students live and take all their classes on a ship while visiting nearly a dozen countries.  No other program integrates circumnavigating the planet into the curriculum.  In fact, Chapman was an original founder and the primary academic sponsor of SAS from 1965-1975.  This January,

Studying Abroad as a Spoonie Experiences in Ireland

January 13, 2020 by Taylor Hein | education abroad

Taylor Hein ’21 is an English Literature, Rhetoric, and Cultural Studies major and studied abroad in Ireland in Spring 2019. In January of 2018, I was diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), an autoimmune disease that targets your joints and internal organs. Later that year, I was also diagnosed with fibromyalgia, another autoimmune disease which

From One Semester Abroad to Pursuing My Master’s Degree Internationally!

January 6, 2020 by Katheryn Kerth | education abroad

Katheryn Kerth ’18, Business Administration and Strategic and Corporate Communication double major, studied abroad in Madrid, Spain in Fall 2016. Katheryn shares her journey from study abroad to pursuing a Master’s degree abroad and provides tips for students considering pursuing a graduate degree outside the U.S. I knew studying abroad was something I had to

January and Spring 2020 Gilman Scholarship Recipients

December 13, 2019 by | education abroad

The Center for Global Education and Center for Undergraduate Excellence are pleased to announce that six Chapman students have won the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for January or spring 2020 study abroad, ranging from $1,500 to $5,000 awards. This is the highest number of awards for Chapman University in one application cycle!  A total

International Education Week 2019 Recap An Exhilarating Week of Performances, Panels, and Presentations

December 4, 2019 by | education abroad

International Education Week was an exhilarating week of performances, panels, and presentations amongst other events.  From French cheese tasting to an Arabic film screening, the CGE offered multiple events per day catering to a variety of audiences.  Surely, anyone present during the magic show at the international student mixer would confirm the spectacular nature and

Soochow University CGE's Newest Semester Abroad Program

December 4, 2019 by | education abroad

On Monday, November 18, Global Fest wasn’t the only thing kicking off International Education Week. As many were mesmerized by the harmonic flag procession, the CGE was closing in on opening up a brand new semester abroad program in Taiwan.  Visitors from Soochow University visited campus that Monday and signed an agreement with Chapman officially

Meet the Fall 2019 CGE Student Team

September 30, 2019 by Kayla Brooks | education abroad

The Center for Global Education is comprised of full time staff, Peer Advisors, Graduate Assistants, and Student Assistants. After greeting you at the door, our student team can help you with questions about semester programs, Travel Courses, international internships, scholarships, and much more. To learn a little about them, we would like to introduce our

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