Tag Result For: Pre-departure

  • Julianna

Pre-Departure Dos and Don’ts 09/18/17

In preparation for my first study abroad experience, the past few weeks have been nothing short of hectic. Learning to step out of my comfort zone to book this trip was a learning experience within itself. Over the course of this summer, I have prepared for this trip not only materialistically with supplies, but also […]

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  • Caroline
  • Furman University
  • 2017 Fall

What I Hope Holds True 09/11/17

Ciao! My name is Caroline and I am a student at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina. In just a few days, I will be landing at Venice Marco Polo airport to start my three-month journey in Paderno del Grappa, and I. am. pumped.  I found out I was CIMBA bound in February, so I’ve […]

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  • Adam
  • Western Michigan University
  • 2016 Fall

Study Abroad 101: Final Thoughts Before Going Abroad 09/12/16

Buongiorno! (That pretty much exhausts my Italian.) My name is Adam and I’m ecstatic about studying abroad in Italy! It’s always been an appealing country to me (and my stomach). The culture, history, scenery, etc. are just some of the things that I’m excited to explore. I’ve heard great things about the entire CIMBA program, […]

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  • Kevin
  • Clemson University
  • 2016 Spring

What I Am Going to Learn Abroad…I Think 01/18/16

It is now one week before I am set to leave from Baltimore-Washington International airport. In one week I will be across the world. In one week I will be in an entirely new country that speaks a different language. As I begin to pack my things I start to think about why do people […]

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  • Elizabeth
  • University of Minnesota
  • 2015 Fall

But First, Buy a Suitcase: 10 Steps to Finding the Perfect Luggage 09/08/15

Hello, CIMBA friends! My name is Elizabeth, and this post is coming to you from my hometown in Worthington, Minnesota. I’m a junior at the University of Minnesota, I’m studying Business Marketing & Mass Communication, and I’m a blog ambassador for CIMBA this semester! Starting next week, I’ll be writing blog entries from my dorm […]

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  • Katherine
  • University of Arkansas
  • 2015 Summer

Arkansas to Italy 05/11/15

Passport- check Plane tickets- check Packing- in progress Disbelief that I am about to leave for Italy in a week- check  These are the final weeks at home before I trade southern accents for Italian ones, burgers for bruschetta, and hellos for ciaos. The fact that my dream of studying abroad is about to become […]

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  • Katie
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth
  • 2015 Spring

Postmarked to Paderno del Grappa 01/14/15

Ciao! My name is Katie and I am a junior from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. I am working toward a degree in organizational management with minors in both marketing and communications. As of January 18, 2015, I will begin my journey to Italy. I will be traveling through the Carlson School of Management alongside a […]

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  • Megan
  • Western Michigan University
  • 2015 Spring

It’s the Final Count Down 01/14/15

Tre…Due…Uno…Blast off! With only three days left until I leave the States, all I can say is that it is GO TIME! This is, simply put, how I am feeling about the next three days as I prepare to embark on this adventure of a lifetime with the CIMBA program. With only a little bit […]

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  • Kelsey V.
  • Purdue University
  • 2015 Spring

Wanderlust 01/06/15

I’m two weeks out from my first trip to Europe. Or 16 days, according to the countdown on my iPhone. Needless to say I am a little excited. Okay, a little is an understatement. I am stoked to begin this journey. When I arrived back at school this past semester, I had an itch. I couldn’t quite tell […]

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  • Peyton
  • University of Arkansas
  • 2014 Spring

Peyton Abroad! 01/13/14

It was about a year ago when I was sitting in the study abroad office flipping through book after book. I was reading about opportunities all around the world accompanied by beautiful pictures that lured me to all the different programs. I always knew I wanted to study abroad and I was also pretty dead […]

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