Hey freshmen! Want to explore Paris and Southern France over spring break? For spring break of 2017, the Study Abroad Center is offering a Freshman Seminar Abroad in France. On this trip, students will be able to explore the sites that gave inspiration to the most famous French painters. The trip will allow students to find their … Continue reading Impressionism in France (Freshman Seminar)
Hey freshmen! Interested in going to Italy over spring break? The Study Abroad Center is offering a Freshman Seminar Abroad in Italy for spring break of 2017. The course is only open to freshman, and doesn't require any knowledge of the Italian language. On the trip, students will explore Florence, Pisa, and Rome, all while … Continue reading Galileo on Trial in Italy (Freshman Seminar)
The departments of German, Scandinavian, and Dutch, French and Italian, and Spanish & Portuguese studies present an opportunity to display your memories from study abroad in the Study Abroad Photo Contest! Each department will vote separately to select a winner and runners-up. The top ten photos will be displayed at an alumni reunion for the … Continue reading A Chance to Share Memory in Images: 2015 Study Abroad Photo Contest!
Looking for a French immersion experience that's actually quite affordable? Through National Student Exchange (NSE) students can: study at a French-speaking university in Québec, Canada for a semester or year (including 2 schools in beautiful, metropolitan Montréal) earn credits towards your French major/minor (and possibly other majors/minors you may have) pay U of M tuition (and qualify … Continue reading National Student Exchange Info Session This Friday
Are you interested in representing the United States in Italy? Are you curious about international approaches to global food systems or sustainable development? Applications are now open to become a Student Ambassador at the USA Pavillion at Next World's Fair, Expo Milano 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life! The Expo will run from May … Continue reading Expo Milano 2015 Student Ambassadors
The SITE (Study, Intercultural Training and Experience) Program offers a teaching internship in Lombardy, Italy, in which interns work alongside Italian teachers to promote linguistic and intercultural exchange. The program spans for 3-8 months and is available to any undergraduate or other post-graduate student who has previous college-level knowledge of Italian. The position includes a … Continue reading Teaching Internship in Italy
While going abroad is an awesome experience, it is also undeniably expensive. Luckily, the Department of French & Italian offers scholarships to help cushion the expense. These include, for French, the Margaret J. Talle Study Abroad Scholarship and the Marguerite Guinotte Travel Grant; and, for Italian or FRIT, the French & Italian Study Abroad Scholarship. … Continue reading Study Abroad Scholarships Available