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March 2017

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March is Career Development Badge Month! Check out our calendar this entire month to find out about great events you can attend that will enhance your career development. As you browse our calendar, you will see that our office has teamed up with Career Services to host a variety of events for you. You can also see a list of all of the events here.

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While you are abroad, you may find a great way to experience the host culture is through food. Check out Social Media Scholarship recipient Michelle's experience with Spanish cuisine while in Granada, Spain!
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We are excited to see what you do abroad! Share with us by using #utahabroad on any social media platform!



Have you signed up for the Global U Program? This optional program starts while you are abroad and concludes when you return home. Read through Social Media Scholarship Recipient Joe's blog about deciding to do the Global U program to see if it is right for you!

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Learning Abroad tip: The best travelers are well-informed! The more preparation you do before departure, the more you will enjoy your time on-site.


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March is Career Development Badge Month, so take time to visit Career Services to see what your international experience can do for you and your future career.

Check out these top 30 reasons why Learning Abroad benefits everyone, especially students looking to boost their career.Employers graphic



Have you considered doing an internship before you graduate? The Hinckley Institute offers for-credit local, national, and international internships with a variety of organizations. Funding is available!

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Check us out on Instagram by following @utahabroad!


“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”

― Henry Miller


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Last Updated: 3/24/17