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The Daily Utah Chronicle

Eliza Emerson providing fellow student Helena Goei with info on the many programs through the Learning Abroad Center located on the University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 21, 2021. (Photo by Langley Hayman | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Learning Abroad Presents Students with Unique Opportunities

By Isaac Dunaway, News Writer November 14, 2021

  There can be challenges in making the decision to learn abroad, but the experiences and lessons students learn from going for it are often invaluable. “Completely removing yourself from...

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Weglinski: Go Study Abroad

By Sonia Weglinski, Opinion Writer April 24, 2021

  My first study abroad experience was in high school, when I went with a group of 15 students to Beijing, China during the summer. I had studied Mandarin for three years prior to this trip, but...

The Park Building at the top of Presidents Circle, where the U administration works. (Chronicle archives)

Poma: Utah College Students Have Been Right All Along: We’re Being Ripped Off

By Sasha Poma, Assistant Opinion Editor July 22, 2020

  College costs a lot – that’s a known fact. At the University of Utah, the average resident student could pay well over $20,000-$30,000 a year for expenses like tuition, housing and, notoriously,...

(Photo by J. Prather | Daily Utah Chronicle)

The Fallout of COVID-19 Impacts Study Abroad

By Ivana Martinez and Jessica Nelson March 6, 2020

  On Tuesday, March 3, University of Utah president Ruth V. Watkins sent out an email addressing the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and official university travel restrictions to China, Iran,...

((Photo by Chris Samuels) Nighttime activity in Cusco, Peru.  Photo taken during a summer internship with Ascend Humanitarian Alliance.)

Learning Abroad Fair to Expand Student Horizons

February 2, 2015

  Whether it’s an internship in Spain, social work in Peru or a study abroad in Japan, you can figure out travel plans at the annual Learning Abroad fair being held today in the Union Ballroom...

Students Serve as “Catalysts” in Costa Rica

November 3, 2014

The vast 26,000-acre Monteverde Cloud Forest in Costa Rica attracts thousands of tourists each year, including a group of students from the U who choose to spend their Spring Break there working on service...

(Photo by Chris Samuels)

Planning Your “Ultimate Adventure” with a Study Abroad

October 22, 2014

  Students embarked on a learning adventure at the Global U Expo Wednesday afternoon. The Expo, held in the Union Ballroom, was a chance for students to learn about study abroad trips. Mitch Conti,...

(Anna Drysdale) Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace, London.

Studying abroad puts college in perspective

June 16, 2014

While in college, your classroom can be a country. The U’s Center for Learning Abroad offers study abroad trips to more than 60 different countries worldwide. There are different program types, such...