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Southern goes to Salamanca, Spain


Alexandra Scicchitano — Opinions & Features Editor Fifteen Southern students took part in a month-long Study Abroad to Salamanca, Spain, which took place from June 29 until July 31, said communications disorders major Danielle Ott, a junior. “It was an awesome experience, I really enjoyed it,” said Spanish and secondary education major Miguel Diaz, a senior. Diaz said that it really

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Humans of SCSU: Taylor Bird


Melissa Nuñez – Opinions and Features Editor     Taylor Bird, a senior dual communication disorders and French major said, before her start at Southern, she imagined her years in higher education somewhere far away. But she said when she arrived on campus at Accepted Students Day, the vibrant atmosphere was magnetic.     “Southern was not on my radar when I was applying

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Studying Abroad at SCSU


Courtney Luciana – Special to the Southern News With Southern’s representation of a diverse campus, students have remained to stand firm on their Europe central mindsets. Despite the university’s representation of various backgrounds, the culture shock has relentlessly molded solid. “The United Kingdom was the most popular study-abroad destination for U.S. students, with 12.2 percent going there in the 2011-12 academic year,

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Global Ambassadors Symposium celebrates International Adventures


Melissa Nunez – General Assignment Reporter The Global Ambassadors Symposium, hosted by the Office of International Education, celebrated Southern students who have expanded their borders and studied abroad, and also informed students who are curious about exploring other cultures as well, said Brendan Walsh, assistant director and Fulbright coordinator. “It was our chance to honor students that have studied abroad for a

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Liverpool and Southern collaborate for new study abroad program


Philip Zoppi – General Assignment Reporter Southern Connecticut State University and Liverpool John Moores University have recently announced a new multi-disciplinary partnership that will offer students from both schools many different exciting opportunities. This partnership will give students a chance to study abroad in Liverpool, England. Two Southern students are already going across the pond in the spring semester to study in

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Southern students set to study abroad in Spain this summer for credit


Photo taken of students studying abroad during a summer course in the past.  Aaron Berkowitz – General Assignment Reporter  The summer of 2015 will mark the 25th year of Dr. Carlos Arboleda’s  one-month study abroad program in Salamanca, Spain for graduate and undergraduate students to earn up to six credits. “The program gives students the chance to immerse themselves into

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Study Abroad Office offers students new opportunities overseas


Natalie Barletta – Opinions Editor  Cardboard was scattered around the Office of International Education as employees rushed to build their version of the Great Wall of China in preparation of their Instant Chinese Event that was going on later that day. Instant Chinese is one of the many programs that the Office of International Education is a part of to

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