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First chapter at Best Buddies Uganda

SIT Alumnae Join Forces to Help Ugandan Children

Two former SIT Study Abroad students found each other while working to break down barriers for people with disabilities. Jennifer Allen, who studied on SIT’s Comparative Education and Social Change program in Chile and Argentina in 2010, and Kate Condon, who studied on the SIT program Ecuador: Development, Politics, and Languages in fall 2009, connected […]

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Joel Burt-Miller

Finding Connection in South Africa

To me, life cannot exist without connection. In order to understand who I am I must first understand who and what I am connected to.

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Zoe at graduation

Conducting research abroad—with SIT and beyond

My name is Zoe Zakin and I participated in SIT’s development program in Argentina in fall 2014. I’d like to share my experience with SIT, doing original research, and how I was lucky enough to continue this research when I returned to school.

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Emma with Jane Goodall

Ecuador Alumna Meets Jane Goodall

Emma Hallowell (Cornell University), spring 2015 alumna of SIT’s Ecuador: Comparative Ecology and Conservation program, met Dr. Jane Goodall at one of her lectures in Ontario, Canada.

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Yuanyang terraces

Inside the Living Waterfall: Research in the Yuanyang Terraces

On May 4th, 2015, after over 8 hours in rickety buses and unmarked vans, I arrived in the small and remote town of Dayutang rather abruptly.

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