Switching the Tassle
Student Spotlight

Switching the Tassle

When Jan walked across the stage last week to receive his undergraduate diploma, he had more than one set of parents cheering him on. Jan’s road to graduation from the Colorado School of Mines began almost six years ago, in 2008, just outside of Hamburg, Germany. A German high school student, he decided to study in the … Continue reading

Translating a High School Exchange Year into College and Beyond
Why Study Abroad

Translating a High School Exchange Year into College and Beyond

International communication is a central function in today’s workplace. By studying abroad in high school, students are well ahead of the game.  They become armed with a truly competitive advantage for colleges and employment, as well as a key understanding to learning about and accepting a foreign culture.  Perhaps most importantly, these students are our global … Continue reading