Massachusetts Daily Collegian

UM suggests Egypt not safe for studying abroad

By Sarah Fonder

February 16, 2012

A growing interest in Egyptian politics has coincided with a fear that post-revolutionary Egypt may not be safe for travel. According to Director of Education Abroad at the International Programs Office [IPO] Dr. Erika L. Schluntz, the office recommends students do not study ...

UMass ranks fourth for federally funded scholarship

By Sam Hayes

October 6, 2010

With 16 students winning the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship for study abroad programs, the University of Massachusetts again ranks fourth nationally for the federally funded scholarship. UMass has two more winners than it did last semester and ranks behind University of California-Berk...

Study exposes different determining factors for study abroad choices

By Charlotte Kenyon

October 6, 2010

Over 1,000 students each and every year are able to leave the lecture halls and textbooks behind at University of Massachusetts and immerse themselves in a new culture, lifestyle and form of education while studying abroad. But this opportunity is not as easy as purchasing a pla...