MEGAN – Reflections of London

Megan is a junior and Global Business Leadership major from CSB/SJU in Minnesota, USA. In Spring 2022, she participated in FIE’s Leadership London program. Leadership London includes a suite of leadership-based courses, an internship with a London organization, and presenting at the Student Global Leadership Conference. Below is a reflection from her coursework on what … More MEGAN – Reflections of London

ALEXIA – ‘No Regrets’ Summer 2021 in London

No Regrets Alexia Walker is a Junior at the University of Florida in Criminology and an FIE scholarship student. She recently completed a study and internship program in London for Summer 2021 and has returned home. Below is a reflection on her time abroad. I had a surprisingly hard time writing this. I struggled to … More ALEXIA – ‘No Regrets’ Summer 2021 in London

MOLLY – FIE Student Stories: Studying Abroad During COVID-19

Before I went on my semester abroad to Dublin, everybody kept telling me how lucky I was to get this experience, and to enjoy every second because “before you know it, it will be over.” I’d heard it before and I knew they were right, but I had no idea my abroad experience was actually … More MOLLY – FIE Student Stories: Studying Abroad During COVID-19

OLIVIA – FIE Student Stories: Studying Abroad During COVID-19

At first I was planning to stay. My home school, St. Norbert College, sent a message to all students studying abroad that we could return home by the 23rd of March and continue class at home, or we could stay. As the only St. Norbert student studying in Dublin, I chose to stay, knowing Ireland … More OLIVIA – FIE Student Stories: Studying Abroad During COVID-19

International Women’s Day at FIE – March 8, 2020

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. International Women’s Day (IWD) has occurred for well over a century, with the first IWD gathering in 1911 supported by over a million people. Today, … More International Women’s Day at FIE – March 8, 2020

Cowspiricy, A Sustainability Awareness Project

From Fall 2018 Scholarship Student, Zach Kenndy, from The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University. I came to London to make some changes; large strides professionally and personally. When I was awarded the Sharif Rahman Memorial Scholarship for Environmental Responsibility (Sustainability), I was told I would get to create a project regarding sustainability … More Cowspiricy, A Sustainability Awareness Project

Sustainable Lessons

Today we have a special guest post from Spring 2018 Semester student Jake Mulick. Jake is a politics major from The College of New Jersey, as well as a Spring 2018 Sustainability route scholarship recipient. Here Jake discusses sustainability at FIE, his study abroad experience, and how the film An Inconvenient Sequel helped shape his passion … More Sustainable Lessons

Student Switch Off Scholarship Project

Hello, my name is Michelle Wu and I am a 4th year student studying Accounting and Information Systems at Santa Clara University. I am also the FIE Sustainability Scholarship recipient of Fall 2017. As the scholarship recipient, I was charged with two tasks: to be the lead student ambassador for FIE’s sustainability movement Student Switch … More Student Switch Off Scholarship Project