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Go Global With Language

By Christine Schulze | Published: November 21, 2017

In honor of International Education Week, Christine Schulze discusses some ways that language learning enhances the experience of American students studying abroad.

Language + Study Abroad = Amazing

By Angela Schneider | Published: November 14, 2017

Angela Schneider eats an enormous German ice cream sundae.

​Angela Schneider, who led this summer’s German Credit Abroad session, discusses how travel and language study can combine to take learners outside of their own sense of “normal” and into the real, dynamic experience of life in another country.

Learning to Improvise: Lessons from der Märchenwald

By Justin Quam | Published: November 7, 2017

How can students learn to use a second language in unexpected situations? A longtime Waldsee counselor reflects on rehearsing a play without a script.

WorldView Good Reads: Off the Press for October 2017

Published: October 31, 2017

Here are good reads from around the globe that have caught our attention for the month of October.

The Amazing Adventures of Living Abroad as a Family

Published: October 24, 2017

Hanna, her husband, and their two small children hold hands on a street in Budapest.

Does the idea of travel or life abroad as a family sound a little daunting? Taking the leap to live in a new country with children is a powerful way to experience a culture and gain a new perspective on the world.

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