Can DACA students go abroad?

The information presented on this post is to address several inquiries received from university students regarding the Department of Homeland Security’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals memorandum (“DACA”) and their ability to study abroad. The purpose of this post is to share our understanding of DACA based on the information gathered from study abroad advisors […]

Myers Briggs

As part of our efforts to help our program participants increase their self awareness, understanding of personality differences and ultimately how to use this information to increase their productivity and employability, we incorporate a world renowned tool into many of our study abroad, internship and faculty-led programs known as the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). […]

Get credit for your internship

If you are seeking to obtain academic credit for your international internship with GlobalEd, you should speak with your academic, study abroad or internship advisor at your home university. The credit approval process differs from one university to the next and it is therefore necessary to have a clear understanding of your university’s criteria for […]

Top 10 questions to ask study abroad providers

Before you apply to a study abroad program with ANY provider, it’s important to do your research. The biggest question on your mind right now should be, “what are the questions I should be asking?”. Similar to when you had to choose a university to apply to, or like when someone buys their first car […]

Passport Validation for Spain

As you prepare for your trip abroad, is important not to overlook your passport expiration date. Regardless of whether your passport is valid for the duration of your stay abroad, you may be denied entry if your passport expires up to 90 days after the date of your return. To date, this holds for U.S. […]

Rethinking the Golden Rule

Everyone knows the Golden Rule: “do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Or more colloquially, “treat others the way you want to be treated.” It’s a fundamental moral rule that most people claim to live by. It’s a fundamental feature of many societies and religions, and yet it’s probably the reason […]

How going abroad can boost your employability

Participating in a study abroad program is one of the best and most effective ways to grow, mature and develop skills to improve your employability. Why? Because submerging yourself in a foreign environment, leaving your circle of comfort, and confronting the unknown can challenge you on a professional, linguistic, social and personal level. Here are […]

Introducing our new logo!

GlobalEd is committed to helping university students and recent graduates develop the confidence and skill sets they need to compete in this fast-paced and ever changing world. While our values and commitment to quality have not changed, we continue to evolve and expand in our university relations, faculty-led programs, study abroad offerings, and internship opportunities. […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Packing for Study Abroad

Whether or not you’ve traveled before, packing for a study abroad program requires much more attention than most other trips. You’re gone for a longer amount of time, have to consider the destination’s culture, may need clothes for different seasons, and still have to meet weight requirements! If you don’t know where to begin when […]

5 reasons to study abroad in Seville during the Spring

If you’re considering studying abroad in Seville, there’s no better time to see this city come to life than the spring. In a semester long program, you’ll be able to watch the city change with the temperatures, and experience some cornerstone cultural events. Starting with these five reasons to study in Seville during the spring […]

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