Programs Abroad Office News

Peer Advisors Will Share Their Stories at Study Abroad Fair

Last year, Chelsea Raschke and Mona’ King took their studies at UT to a new latitude and longitude. Raschke spent the spring semester of 2013 taking classes in Spain. King spent the fall semester of 2012 studying in China. Now peer advisors in the Programs Abroad Office, King and Raschke will share their study abroad experiences at the Study Abroad Fair on Wednesday, September 25.

Study Abroad Fair is January 23; Peer Advisors Will Share Their Stories

Last spring, one of UT’s global studies students decided to take her major to the next level—by studying in Gaborone, Botswana. Now a peer advisor in the Programs Abroad Office, Musick and other students who have studied abroad will be available to talk about their experiences at the Spring 2013 Study Abroad Fair to be held from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23, in the University Center Ballroom.

Study Abroad Fair is September 26; Peer Advisors Ready to Share Their Stories

While most UT students took trips to beaches in Florida or South Carolina last spring, Mackenzie Higgins saw two of the Seven Wonders of the World. A senior in global studies and Spanish, Higgins studied at the Universidad del Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Higgins is now back at UT and working as a peer adviser in the Programs Abroad Office. She and other peer advisers will be available to talk about their experiences at the Fall 2012 Study Abroad Fair on Wednesday, September 26, in the University Center Ballroom.

UT Study Abroad Fair on Sept. 28 to Help Students Shape their Future

Students interested in semester, academic year, summer, and mini-term study abroad programs will have the opportunity to learn about available options at UT Knoxville’s Fall 2011 Study Abroad Fair Wednesday, September 28. International students and students who have studied abroad will be on hand to share their experiences.