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Get an Inside Look at SIT’s Program in Vietnam

SIT’s Vietnam: Culture, Social Change, and Development program immerses students in the culture of Vietnam while they learn about the country’s current economic development and historical context. How does this work? Watch the video below to get a closer look at the program, including its homestay, excursions, and Independent Study Project. Learn more about the […]

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SIT Study Abroad Madagascar Staff Receive National Merit Award from Government of Madagascar

In late August, Dr. Nat Quansah and his wife, Dr. Patricia Randrianavony, received the Chevalier de l’Ordre National from the government of Madagascar. Dr. Quansah has been the academic director of the SIT Study Abroad summer program Madagascar: Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Systems since its inception in 2010. Dr. Randrianavony serves as program assistant. The […]

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South Africa Alumna Reflects on Experiences Teaching

Jordan Ashwood studied on SIT’s summer South Africa: Education and Social Change program in 2011. Below, she reflects on her experience then and the effect it has had on her since. “YES!” It’s difficult to convey in words just how joyous and heartfelt that answer was as it reverberated off the walls of my South […]

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Senator Leahy Congratulates SIT on its 50th Anniversary

SIT commemorated its 50th anniversary with a reunion and celebration at the Brattleboro, Vermont, campus August 8–10. In honor of the event Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) sent SIT a letter of thanks and congratulations, which World Learning President and CEO Donald Steinberg read at Saturday night’s banquet recognizing Alvino and Bea Fantini’s combined 98 years […]

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2014 SIT Photo Contest Winners Announced

The annual SIT Photo Contest is a chance for SIT Study Abroad and SIT Graduate Institute students and alumni to submit photos that capture SIT’s mission and values. In the 2014 contest, nearly 200 students and alumni submitted over 600 photographs. A select group of SIT staff chose their three favorites (staff pick category), and […]

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