Articles from July 2021

matthew hsieh

Award-Winning Study Abroad Video By Matthew Hsieh, University Of Iowa Student

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Honors student and marketing major Matthew Hsieh recently won the Innovative Student Video Award from GoAbroad for his film, “Paris – La Nouvelle Experience” based on his study abroad experience in Paris, France, during the Spring 2020 semester.
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Virtual Study Abroad In England: Reflections From Emily Gumal

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
An exciting lineup of summer virtual study abroad offerings attracted nearly 100 University of Iowa students. Course topics included international business in Italy, women’s empowerment in the Dominican Republic, and cultures of Spain. After reviewing the virtual study abroad course options, Emily Gumal chose Shakespeare’s England.
screenshot from a live virtual tour of venice

Jason Yu On His Recent (Virtual) Study Abroad Experience

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
University of Iowa student Changhyuk (“Jason”) Yu hoped to incorporate a study abroad experience before his intended graduation in December 2021. COVID-19 travel restrictions led Yu to explore virtual study abroad options and the Summer 2021 course offering titled Virtual International Business in Italy caught his eye.