First-year Study Abroad Experience

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Apr 4, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

FYSAE Students Star in Theater Production in Scotland—Accent and All

  Aashika Suseendran ’15, a Psychology major participating in Arcadia’s  First Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE) at Stirling University in Scotland, acted alongside Stirling University’s Drama Society (SUDS) in a production of The Admirable Crichton, a stage play by J.M. Barrie, in March...

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Mar 20, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Massapequa Post: DiVerde ’15 Participates in FYSAE London

Massapequa Post (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) reported on March 7, "Danielle DiVerde, of Massapequa, a graduate of Massapequa High School, is currently participating in Arcadia University's First Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE). DiVerde is an international studies major and is spending her spring...

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Mar 20, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Massapequa Post: DiVerde ’15 Participates in FYSAE London

Massapequa Post (Massapequa Park, N.Y.) reported on March 7, "Danielle DiVerde, of Massapequa, a graduate of Massapequa High School, is currently participating in Arcadia University's First Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE). DiVerde is an international studies major and is spending her spring...

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Mar 6, 2012 Donna Whitlock

Daily Local News: March '15 Participates in FYSAE London

On March 1 the Daily Local News (West Chester, Pa.) reported that “Selina March, a resident of Downingtown and a graduate of Downingtown West High School, is participating in Arcadia University’s First Year Study Abroad Experience. March is a international studies major in the honors program and is...

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Mar 6, 2012 Donna Whitlock

Daily Local News: March '15 Participates in FYSAE London

On March 1 the Daily Local News (West Chester, Pa.) reported that “Selina March, a resident of Downingtown and a graduate of Downingtown West High School, is participating in Arcadia University’s First Year Study Abroad Experience. March is a international studies major in the honors program and is...

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Feb 10, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

West Hartford News: Hackett ’15 Participates in FYSAE London

The West Hartford News (Hartford, Conn.) reported on Feb. 8, "Valerie Hackett, a resident of West Hartford, and a graduate of Conard High School currently is participating in Arcadia University’s First Year Study Abroad Experience. Hackett is an International Business and Culture major spending her...

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Feb 10, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

West Hartford News: Hackett ’15 Participates in FYSAE London

The West Hartford News (Hartford, Conn.) reported on Feb. 8, "Valerie Hackett, a resident of West Hartford, and a graduate of Conard High School currently is participating in Arcadia University’s First Year Study Abroad Experience. Hackett is an International Business and Culture major spending her...

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Feb 7, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Kubischta ’10 Discovers Love and a Legal Career in London

Catherine Kubischta ’10 grew up on a small farm in the heart of North Dakota and dreamt of someday practicing law and exploring the globe. She came to Arcadia as an International Studies major and was one of the first students to declare a major in Global Legal Studies (GLS), new to Arcadia in 2006...

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Dec 21, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Montgomery News: Student on First Year Study Abroad Program Helps Mom Meet Pen Pal

The Montgomery News recently featured an unlikely connection spanning oceans as well as decades. When Scott Rossiter '15, a Global Media Studies major, elected to participate in the First Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE) in London, it gave his mother, Pam, an opportunity to meet her long-time...

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Nov 9, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

DeBello ’12 Brings Zumba to Campus Club Schedule

Melissa DeBello ’12, an Interdisciplinary Science major with a Pre-Optometry concentration, is shaking things up in Intramurals and Recreation. A certified Zumba instructor, she recently landed a part-time gig at Abington YMCA and is volunteering her time at Arcadia to help her peers stay fit and...

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Oct 25, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

One Breath at a Time: Bennett Brings Yoga, Meditation to Arcadia

Sports competitor turned guru Grace Bennett ’14 found strength and healing through the independent practice of yoga. Eager to share the benefits of her training, she began collaborating with the Personal Fitness Club to help Arcadia students improve cognitive functions and reduce stress through...

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Sep 13, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Ekstein ’14 Discovers Opportunities on an Autumn Campus

FYSAE participant and student blogger Amanda Ekstein ’14 is diving headfirst into her first fall semester in Glenside. In a recent post, she discusses the difficulties of striking a balance between work, campus events and getting sufficient rest. As exciting and fun as it is to discover what...