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  • Dear Global Education Office:

    Scotland is awesome. There's really no better way to put it. The countryside is gorgeous, the cities are breathtaking, and the people are some of the most friendly that I've ever met. Sadly, I was only able to spend a semester in her capital city of Edinburgh.…

  • Credit: Matt Akers
  • Major: English
  • Tags: Scotland
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    I was thrilled at the opportunity to study in Scotland, particularly since it gave me the chance to reconnect with my Scottish heritage. The University of St Andrews turned out to be within a half-hour's drive of the tiny Scottish village from which my grandfather's family had…

  • Credit: Amanda Moodie
  • Tags: Scotland, University of St Andrews
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    My semester abroad in England has changed the way I think about America. Living in Brighton was an amazing eye-opener to just how limited the typical American's line of vision is. Because it has the highest concentration of gay people in the United Kingdom, Brighton offered a…

  • Credit: Katie Tiedemann
  • Tags: Edinburgh, England, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    I lived in a dormitory with first-year students while in Edinburgh. From my bedroom window, I had a spectacular view of a mountain by the name of Arthur's Seat, which figures in many of the novels I read as part of my coursework while abroad.

    Pursuing courses…

  • Credit: Caitlin Monjeau
  • Tags: Edinburgh, Scotland, University of Edinburgh
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