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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Engineering students can go abroad? Yes, they can, with just a little planning! Meet Ido Diamant, who spent (most of) his sophomore spring semester in Edinburgh, studying at Heriot-Watt University. Ido loves to travel and explore new places, and so knew that education abroad would be part of his UMass degree. Read more to discover how Ido’s academic experience at Heriot-Watt differed from UMass.  

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Francesca Bruni ‘22 (Civil and Environmental Engineering) studied at SKEMA Business School with CEA, near the town of Antibes on the French Riviera in Spring 2020, the second semester of her sophomore year. Thanks to the English language courses in engineering at SKEMA, Francesa was able to complete all her required curriculum for the semester and stay on track for graduation. 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Meet Haley Potter, who jumped at the opportunity to study abroad in the spring of 2021, after being sent home from Prague in Spring 2020, an experience she described as heartbreaking.

Friday, September 24, 2021

The University of Massachusetts Amherst has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) for inter-institutional cooperation with the National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) India on Wednesday, Sept. 22.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Maria Fabiano studied abroad in Summer 2021 on the CIS Summer on the Italian Coast program, in Sorrento, Italy. Maria was happy to share her thoughts about her motivation to study abroad during a global pandemic.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Nicholas Ivanovskis ’21 (Economics) spent Spring 2021 studying at Mannheim University in Germany. When asked about his experience spending a whole semester abroad during the COVID-19 pandemic, Nicholas had the following to say:


I studied abroad during the pandemic. Here is what I learned.