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A New Experience in Madrid

Jillian Privott, Online Editor November 27, 2023

One of the best aspects of studying abroad is getting to experience the ins and outs of a new culture. Spanish culture is extensive, and surprisingly enough, a large part of Spanish culture has Latin culture...

Plaza del Toros Bullfights

Plaza del Toros Bullfights

Jillian Privott, Online Editor October 18, 2023

Olé! This is what you hear chanted at one of the regular bullfights that are held in Madrid. These fights are held in the Plaza del Toros, or Arena of the Bulls. Like what you see in the shows and...

Online editor Jillian Privott will be sharing her study abroad experience throughout the semester.

The Expectation versus The Reality of Studying Abroad

Jillian Privott, Online Editor September 27, 2023

You can never know what to expect when moving to a new place, much less a new country. I am studying abroad this semester as a senior with a double major in cultural anthropology and journalism, as well...

SLU Study Abroad Cautiously Reopens

SLU Study Abroad Cautiously Reopens

Zoë Butler, News Editor October 3, 2021

As of Fall 2021, most of SLU’s study abroad programs have officially reopened after travel was suspended for multiple semesters due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During the semester prior, in Spring 2021,...

Photo by Trenton Almgren-Davis

Uncertainty of Study Abroad Continues into the Fall

Caroline Lipski, Staff Writer May 7, 2020

With lockdown and stay-at-home regulations in place in many parts of the world due to the mounting number of COVID-19 cases, most are certain that international travel is the least of their worries. However,...

Graphic by Emma Carmody and Rebecca LiVigni

Study Abroad Students Sent Home Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Mikhail Faulconer, Staff Writer March 5, 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus variety COVID-19 that began in Wuhan, China last year and has since spread globally is now affecting the ability of study abroad programs to run safely.  Although SLU has...

Starla Salazar / Illustrator

If you are looking for an adventure, study abroad

[email protected] February 8, 2012

Gondola rides in Venice, museum tours in France, skydiving in the Swiss Alps, camel rides in Morocco, silent discos in Madrid—the adventures are endless. Most of us are given the opportunity to study...

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