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

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