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Best Of 2018 – Thien Nguyen – Project Everest, Vietnam

Thien was one of the finalists in the video category for our Best Of competition! He participated in a Project Everest program focussed on water assessment to Vietnam. Enjoy!

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Study Overseas Alumni #7 – Bradley Thompson

    Bradley Thompson has completed three programs with us – an exchange to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Semester 1, 2015, and again for a Full Year across 2016-2017, as well as an engineering placement with Fire and Risk Alliance in Chicago for Semester 2, 2017. We asked Bradley some questions about […]

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Study Overseas Alumni #6: Jonty Dear

Jonty Dear has completed two programs with us, and is about to start his third. In Semester 2, 2015, Jonty studied at McGill University in Canada. In Winter School of 2016, he took part in the Cambodia Humanitarian Design Summit run by Engineers Without Borders, and for the duration of Semester 2, 2018, he will […]

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The Benefits of Multiple Overseas Programs – Harry Lucas

  Harry Lucas has completed four programs through Study Overseas, and is on track to complete another. His first program was a Civil Engineering Study Tour to China in 2014, followed by a placement in 2015, an internship at the start of 2018, and an exchange for a Full Calendar Year in 2018. Harry is on […]

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6 Weeks in Stuttgart – by Dechlan Victory

Dechlan completed the German in Germany Study Tour in Summer School, 2017, before starting his exchange at the Technical University of Munich for a Full Calendar Year in 2017. The following blog post is an excerpt from Dechlan’s blog, Dechlan and Deutschland.  I arrived in Germany on the 4th of January and spent the first […]

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Everyone Falls for Fake Emails: Lessons from Cybersecurity Summer School

This article was originally published on The Conversation by Richard Matthews, a University of Adelaide student who took part in the Digital Security in Estonia study tour in Winter School, 2017.  What do nuclear submarines, top secret military bases and private businesses have in common? They are all vulnerable to a simple slice of cheddar. This was […]

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Semester Abroad at Sheffield – by Ben Mullin

Last September, I left home for the very first time and hopped on a plane to study on the other side of the world. I returned five months later as a changed person. I too was reading through blog posts about student exchanges with lots of doubts and apprehensions in my mind. Even in the […]

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Another Australian goes to Canadia – By Jason Anglberger

Why You Should Come on Exchange to UBC (Anywhere in Canada will do) I’m going to assume that you want to go on an exchange. Trust me, its a good idea. It may be a lot of work, it may not really fit into your study plan, and it may not fit with your finances, […]

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Why Exchange Makes the Ordinary Become Extraordinary – By Megan Lock

Studying abroad is a truly amazing experience. Your ordinary university routine may well be largely similar, but will definitely be enhanced by a new city, a new country, new friends and maybe even a new language. It’s now been two months since I left little old Adelaide for the bright and bustling metropolis of Osaka […]

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Exchange at the Technical University of Denmark – By Christopher Babadimas

When choosing accommodation, it depends what you want to get out of the experience, I lived in a student house a 10min bike ride from the university. It is great that it’s so close to the university because as you make friends there you spend a lot of time there so it’s good to live […]

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