Studying in other countries was enriching in multiple ways for two Macalester student-athletes.
Determined to find a challenging study away experience, Kendall Van Sistine ’16 spent a semester in Ho Chi Minh City.
When in Rome
Textbooks came alive for students who spent two weeks in January exploring Rome’s art, architecture, and history.
For two Chinese and international studies double majors, a semester abroad in China proved to be a transformative experience.
Gates Grant for PhD Research
Zoë Campbell ’09 is one of only 16 students worldwide selected for a special program where she’ll help Tanzanian farmers as she earns her PhD.
Learning in Israel
Ben Shields ’17 explored once-in-a-lifetime opportunities in the Middle East thanks to Mac Classics connections.
Greece, Ancient and Modern
From translating Aristophanes to picking oranges, Kacie Reilly experienced Greece across the centuries.
Ben Bartenstein ’16 (Hingham, Wis.) studied abroad in Morocco last spring through the SIT program Field Studies in Journalism and New Media. He is also a member of the men’s cross-country team.
Mariah Carray ’16 traveled to Ghana to help develop social protection programs for tuberculosis patients.
Investigating Historical Memory
Cameron Kesinger '15 reflects on conducting research during his semester abroad in Nicaragua.
Interlude in Ecuador
Nathan Are ‘16 immersed himself in the language and culture of Ecuador during a community internship there.
The ability to speak multiple languages helped Ellie Bekmanis ’16 land a job with the European Union.
Nathaniel Williams wanted to study in a country beyond his comfort zone. His choice: Mongolia.
Eye Tracking in Vienna
Mihaela Barokova ’15 interns at the University of Vienna while studying away in Germany.