Several months after completing her Independent Study Project (ISP) in Madagascar, Nora Studholme realized she might be able to use her coding skills to help Malagasy entrepreneurs compete with foreign-owned tourist businesses on the tourist-heavy island of Nosy Be.
SIT Study Abroad sits down with three alumni of the Serbia, Bosnia, and Kosovo: Peace and Conflict Studies in the Balkans program, who discuss their multifaceted study abroad experiences, their Independent Study Project (ISP) research, and how their time in the Balkans ultimately inspired them all to return to the region for work and study.
The time has come to announce the winners of the 2015 SIT Photo Contest! This annual 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. SIT staff had the difficult task of choosing their favorites in the Staff Picks category, while the public […]
SIT Study Abroad and Spelman College Host Summit on Improving Access to Study Abroad for HBCU Students
SIT Study Abroad and Spelman College are hosting a summit this week focused on expanding access to high-impact study abroad opportunities for students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The first-of-its-kind event will include representatives from the White House Initiative on HBCUs, the U.S. Department of State, HBCUs, and major foundations. The summit aims to […]
All photos © Sneha Shrestha. Inquiries: email@example.com. By Stephanie Genkin In her early teens Sneha Shrestha would paint on her bedroom walls of the family home in Kathmandu. “I’d make peace signs,” said Shrestha, the 27-year-old artist who has since become the Founder of Nepal Children’s Art Museum. “I enjoyed painting and drawing for as […]