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Why are all the kids on my study abroad trip white?
March 11, 2015

Alex Montoya's parents didn't take his plan to study abroad seriously until a week before he got on a plane to Florence, Italy. In fact, he says, they had often joked about it, asking if they could come along.

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Source: USA Today


Two TU students win prestigious scholarships to study abroad
February 16, 2015

Two Towson University students are studying abroad this term as recipients of the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. Leili Zamini '15, an Honors College student, is studying in Seville, Spain, while Shereen Ahmed '15 is in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Source: Towson University


Sophomore Wins National Gilman Scholarship
January 27, 2015

When tragedy changed Esosa Aideyan's life during her senior year in high school, the idea of traveling abroad to study suddenly seemed an impossibility.

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Source: SUNY Cortland


Gilman Scholars Becoming Global Citizens
January 2, 2015

A record-setting 12 San Diego State University undergraduate students have been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship to study abroad in the upcoming spring semester. 

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Source: San Diego State University


Briana Roberts, '16, wins Gilman Scholarship for study abroad in China
December 2, 2014

Loyola University Maryland student Briana Roberts was awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the spring semester of her study abroad in China at Beijing Center during the 2014-15 academic year... This is the first time Roberts, a junior global studies major and Asian studies minor, has been abroad.

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Source: Loyola University Maryland


Internship abroad confirms student's passions, future aspirations
September 11, 2014

Whether it was shadowing medical professionals, visiting local non-profits or fulfilling his childhood dream of visiting the Taj Mahal, Nutrition student Charles Baugh's internship abroad experience in India is one he'll never forget.

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Source: Oregon State University


Lending a Helping Hand: Study Abroad veteran Ignacio Cruz takes a look back at his service-learning program in Ghana this summer.
August 2014

After teaching English to schoolchildren in the rural outskirts of Beijing, China, last summer through UT study abroad, senior Ignacio Cruz knew he'd caught the traveling bug. Just a year later, he was already on a plane again, this time to Accra, Ghana, for the 2015 Community and Social Development Maymester...

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Source: University of Texas at Austin


US State Department scholarship is Business School student's ticket to Brazil
June 26, 2014

When he learned about the U.S. State Department's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship that gives eligible students an opportunity to study abroad, Flores thought winning would be an experience of a lifetime.

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Source: Rutgers University, Newark 


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