When: Wednesday, November 5, 2014; 3-4 PM
Where: Cole Science Center, Room 316
Learn how to plan and fund your study abroad experience while Div III students Mariah Salyer and Amber Bonarrigo recall their study abroad experiences from last semester and how they were funded by the Gilman Scholarship (http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman-scholarship-program).
Hear about Mariah Salyer’s adventures in Northern India researching reproductive health and prenatal nutrition with SIT study abroad program, and Amber Bonarrigo’s experience as an exchange student at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia studying geology and sustainability.
Amber and Mariah will be presenting on their research and experiences abroad as well as on how they funded their study abroad programs. They will discuss the Gilman scholarship and its application process in addition to other funding opportunities available. If you want to study abroad but don’t know where to go or what to do, come ask questions about planning and financing your experience.
Snacks and tea will be provided.
This event is intended for women in the sciences but is open to everyone regardless of gender and/or field of study.