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Lisa Yang '17, Aida Shadrav '17 Awarded Gilman Scholarships
June 3, 2015

Lisa Yang’17 and Aida Shadrav ’17 have been awarded Gilman International Scholarship Program awards for undergraduate study abroad. Yang plans to study in China through the Associated Colleges in China (ACC) program this summer and Shadrav will study in Spain this fall through the Hamilton College Academic Year in Spain.

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Source: Hamilton College


Can Study Abroad Help You Find a Job?
April 1, 2015

When I was an undergrad at St. Edward’s, I ended up spending my junior year abroad in Germany. I didn’t initially plan on doing it. I’m a first-generation college student and when I got to the hilltop I had no idea what I was doing, had never heard of study abroad, and had no idea what I wanted to do after graduation.

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Source: The Hilltop Scoop


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


UWF student earns scholarship to study abroad
December 4, 2014

Joseph Smith, a junior international studies and finance major, earned a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, which will take him to Morocco during the 2015 spring semester through the International Studies Abroad program.

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Source: Pensacola Today


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

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