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“I didn’t want a typical study abroad experience” — Panama Alumna to Present Research at Yale

I chose to go on SIT Panama because I didn’t want a typical study abroad experience. I wanted to challenge myself both academically and personally.

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Alaina and friends

Finding Community in the Pacific

My connection to the Pacific came long before I was born.

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Brandon Semel. Capturing animals enables us to take measurements, blood samples, and fix collars on animals for individual recognition and tracking purposes. Utmost care is used to ensure the safety of both animals and handlers.

With the Lemurs in Madagascar

I had an incredible experience with my classmates and teachers, traveling all over the island to study the specific biodiversity challenges of Madagascar and the pressures of natural resource extraction. I was able to conduct my Independent Study Project (ISP) in an incredibly remote part of Madagascar that provided a unique setting, to discover how […]

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Balkans Alumna Starts Youth Program in Bosnia-Herzegovina

I co-founded MSYP, as my previous experiences with young people in Bosnia-Herzegovina inspired me to give back and develop an innovative model of youth empowerment.

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Becca stands next to a poster displaying her research.

Tanzania Alumna Attends American Cetacean Society Conference

On the evening of November 6, I touched down on the west coast for the first time in my life. I was there to attend the 14th International Conference of the American Cetacean Society (ACS) . . .

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