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

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

It was 2007, the early days of YouTube, when “Charlie Bit My Finger” blew up. I was 8 years old at the time, and I couldn’t get enough of it. What began as my silly reenactments of the video, turned into full on speaking in a British accent. I would keep it up for days … More MAGGIE – FIE Student Stories: Studying Abroad During COVID-19

It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas in London!

As Christmas is approaching, more and more of London is being lit with Christmas lights. It’s such a beautiful time of year here in London! It’s been getting chilly outside, but not as cold as it’s been in the states. It’s this time of year that makes you appreciate how hot the tube always is! … More It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas in London!

Getting to Know the Kensington Neighbours

After recovering from a week of traveling throughout fall break, Monday morning came quickly. Rather than attending the typical Monday morning class, my British Life & Business class attended a field trip across London. During this trip we participated in a walking tour across various parts of Covent Garden to learn more about London’s sustainability … More Getting to Know the Kensington Neighbours

Fall Break!

This week was the fall break that we’ve all been looking forward to. Fall break consists of one week free of classes and internships. The majority of students decided to utilize this time to travel, and so did I. Choosing a destination was easy, I’d always wanted to visit Italy, and I knew there was … More Fall Break!