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 Study Abroad Returnees

GlobeTrotters, Welcome Back!

I'm back.... Now What?!

Stop by the Fried International Center and tell us of your experiences abroad * Volunteer in your classes to speak about off-campus study * Keep in touch with the friends and families you met in your host country and on your program * Participate in the Globetrotters events (see below) * Meet international students * Join the International Relations Club (IRC) * Meet other returned study abroad students and reminisce about your experiences * Put your study abroad experience to work on your resume! * Encourage others to study abroad.... * Live in a language house * Explore other cross-cultural experiences * Stay up to date on international events and news *

2013-14 GlobeTrotter's Events Calendar

In an effort to assist our returned study abroad students with re-entry into the Hope College environment, the Fried International Center sponsors the following workshops, events and presentations.


Jan. 15

Welcome Back Reception

@ MMC 1st Floor Rotunda

Jan. 28

Reverse Culture Shock?

An interactive workshop and dinner designed to assist students in their re-entry to Hope College. Facilitated by Kristen Gray, Counseling & Psychological Services & Amy Otis-De Grau, International Education. Please RSVP no later than Friday, January 24. Maas Conference Room, 5:30pm

Feb. 22

International Food Fair

Interested in cooking?? Contact International Education to participate or just come and taste good food from around the world! Maas Auditorium, 6:00pm

Mar. 3

Deadline to submit entries for the Photo Contest

 Sponsored by the Fried International Center


Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Coffee House Chat: Marketing your Study Abroad Experience

Apr. 12

Study Abroad Orientation

Meet the outgoing students and give them your insights on the city, country, and program you just returned from! Lunch included!! MMC Auditorium, 12:00pm


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