SUNY Plattsburgh Around The World

When you want to know what it is really like to study abroad, the best way to get information is to talk to someone who has been through it. Our Global Education Mentors are all eager to share their experiences with you. We are also excited to share with you some blogs written by students who are currently studying away.

Postcards From Abroad

Student Bloggers

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Rachel Crepeau

Major: Fitness & Wellness Leadership.
Studying Abroad In: Gold Coast, Australia.
Program Name: Bond University.
Scholarship: Bond University scholarship recipient.
Term Abroad: Spring, 2013.
Year: Senior.
Bio: Rachel is a young aspiring fitness enthusiast with a dream of studying abroad in Australia. In order to expand her knowledge of fitness she is working to complete her Bachelor's of Science in Fitness and Wellness at Bond University in Gold Coast, Australia. Currently, Rachel has certifications as a personal trainer through American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA). She is also a licensed Turbokick group exercise instructor and certified Kickboxing instructor. Throughout her journey to study in Australia, Rachel hopes to provide inspiration to her fellow classmates and further expand her drive to be a successful fitness professional.
Read Rachel's Blog!

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Amanda Bordeau

Major: Communication Studies
Studying Abroad In: Gold Coast, Australia.
Program Name: Bond University .
Scholarship: Bond University scholarship recipient.
Term Abroad: Spring, 2013.
Year: Sophomore.
Bio:  Amanda was raised in West Chazy, NY.  Her career focus is in communication studies and public relations, and she looks forward to a career in a PR agency.   Amanda has experience in fashion after attending the Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC.
She enjoys outdoor things like skiing in the winter time and going camping or fishing during the summer. Traveling is something very important to her life and she can't wait to see the world.
Read Amanda's Blog!

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Samantha Deniston

Major: Psychology.
Studying Abroad In: Preston, UK.
Program Name: University of Central Lancashire.
Scholarship: Dodie Giltz Family International Travel Award recipient.
Term Abroad: Spring, 2013.
Year: Senior.
Read Samantha's Blog!

Anna Talarico

Major: Globalization and Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
Studying Abroad In: Santiago, Chile.
Program Name:
Scholarship:
Term Abroad: Spring, 2013.
Year: Senior.
Read Anna's Blog!

 

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about study abroad and exchange opportunities at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact us at:

Global Education Office
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901

Phone: (518) 564-3287
Toll-Free Phone: (800) 388-6784
Fax: (518) 564-3292
E-mail: geo@plattsburgh.edu

Location: We are on the second floor of the Kehoe Administration Building on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus.