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Entries from February 2008

Destination of the Month

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

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STUDY ABROAD IN COSTA RICA
Located in the Central American Isthmus, covers only 0.03% of the surface of¬†our planet but contains approximately 6% of the world’s biodiversity.¬† The country’s relaxed lifestyle, cultural diversity, democratic government, diverse wildlife and lush vegetation make it one of Latin American’s hidden gems.
WHY STUDY ABROAD IN COSTA RICA?
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Do you remember this?

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

Keystone is having a snow day today.  For all the alumni out there who miss the snow, here is reminder.  Some of you loved the snow and the sports such as skiing, snowboarding, and snowtubing? What fun we had.
 

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Shannon’s in Cape Town, South Africa!

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

I received a note from Shannon this week.¬† She is in Cape Town now and in addition to touring and the Safari, she is excited about working with children on a¬†program called Operation Hunger.¬† Maybe she can send pictures and update her blog soon.¬† She¬†has limited time on the internet and cannot update her blog […]

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Optional Practical Training Deadline

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

If you are a graduating international student interested in apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT), you will need apply as soon as possible to USCIS.¬† The processing time for the application is 90 days.¬†If you plan on working around June 1st, the application needs to be sent out soon.¬

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Cultural Experiences Abroad Adds New Destinations!

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

I am so excited to announce that CEA has added Port Elizabeth, South Africa as a new destination! You can study at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University beginning fall 2008. Be one of the first to sign up for this amazing study abroad experiences!
If you’re not interested in South Africa, how about a Spanish Health Care program […]

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Picture of the Month

February 22nd, 2008 · Comments Off

I want¬†to enourage former students to read my blog, so, I thought it might be fun to post a picture of the month.¬† Today, I am digging in my¬†old files¬†to find¬†a picture of¬†our friends to¬†share with you.¬†¬†¬†As I shuffle back in time, I remember the¬†fun times, the trips and the laughter.¬† I hope you enjoy […]

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Does anyone remember Fiona and Shih-Sung?

February 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

Fiona Cheung and Shih-Sung Wang were married several years ago and are proud to announce the birth of a daughter, Julia.¬† Below is¬†her picture at 4 1/2 months!¬† Isn’t she cute!¬† Fiona and Shih-Sung reside in New York.

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Belen’s Twins

February 8th, 2008 · Comments Off

Hello my dear friends around the world!
Does anyone remember Belen Barreras from 1993-1995?¬†¬†She has been writing me¬†since she left.¬† Guess what?¬†¬†¬† Belen married Sergio and now has twins -¬†a boy (Yago) and a girl (Belen).¬†¬†¬†Here is a pictures of her twins.¬† Aren’t they beautiful!
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Deadline Approaching for Boren Scholarship

February 6th, 2008 · Comments Off

The David L. Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000¬†for undergraduate students studying abroad in Africa, Asia, Cental and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East.¬† If you are interested in studying abroad in¬†one of the above countries for Fall 2008, the application may be found at www.iie.org/naep.¬† Hurry - the deadline¬†is February 12, […]

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Oh Where Could They Be?

February 6th, 2008 · Comments Off

Have you checked out Shannon Dingle’s blog site?¬† It sounds as if she is having an amazing time with Semester at Sea.¬† You can visit her blog at
http://web.mac.com/dingleberry4/iWeb/Site/Welcome.html
Lucas Taylor said farewell to everyone on Monday and¬†he should have arrived safely in Prague by now.¬† I have not heard from him yet, but I am sure […]

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