Life on the Road: Featuring GlobaLinks Regional Director – Jay Bartletti


In our Life on the Road series, GlobaLinks will be featuring one of our Regional Directors each month. Our Regional Directors are road warriors and travel around the country to speak with study abroad advisors, students, and international educators about the benefits of studying abroad. Jay Bartletti is one of GlobaLinks‘ Regional Directors and is responsible for managing … Continue reading

20 Habits to Develop in Thailand


 By: Julia Pfund GlobaLinks Alum Julia Pfund is a GlobaLinks alumna from the University of Delaware and studied abroad in Bangkok, Thailand at Mahidol University during the Spring of 2013. Based on her experience in Thailand, she has decided to make a return trip in June of this year to continue to explore this amazing country. Look for … Continue reading

Insider Insights: What’s it Like to Study Psychology Abroad?


By Katie Leimkuehler GlobaLinks New Media Manager Lauren Gertz from Quinnipiac University is currently studying abroad and majoring in psychology at the University of Queensland in Australia. We caught up with Lauren to get the inside scoop on studying abroad with her psychology major and how her experience has contributed to her college career path.   What … Continue reading

Life’s a Beach: Studying Abroad in Fiji – Episode #1

studying abroad im fiji

What’s it like to live and study abroad in Fiji? Jeremiah Davis from Azusa Pacific University is currently studying abroad at University of the South Pacific in Fiji. He shared with us a short video from his time in Fiji that includes a sneak peak of the culture to the adventures he has embarked on. Check it … Continue reading

How One GlobaLinks Student Almost Studied Abroad in Australia for Free

By: Troy Stiles GlobaLinks Customer Communications Manager   From over 37,000 entries from more than 190 countries, Abbey Engleman was selected as one of seven finalists for Australia’s Win your Future Unlimited competition. As one of the seven finalists selected, she was flown to Australia last December for a two-week study tour, to explore different Australian institutions, cities, … Continue reading

Then and Now: Study Abroad Alum, Albert Roberson, Shares His Entrepreneur Story


By Troy Stiles GlobaLinks Learning Abroad Customer Communications Manager Albert Roberson not only studied abroad, but he did his entire degree abroad. We profiled him while he was attending Kingston University just outside London, England several years ago and decided to catch up with him again to see how his study abroad experience effected his career, … Continue reading

Career Connections: Student Discovers Career Path While Studying Abroad

Franz Josef Glacier 2, New Zealand

By: Katie Leimkuehler GlobaLinks New Media Manager GlobaLinks recently caught up with Joe Courtade who studied abroad in Wellington, New Zealand  in 2012 and was honored as our 2013 Alum of the Year Award. We got the low down on what Joe’s up to now and how his study abroad experience impacted his current career. Joe majored in … Continue reading

How an Internship and Study Abroad Helped Me Find My Happiness


By Troy Stiles GlobaLinks Learning Abroad Customer Communications Manager “Somewhere along the line, we seem to have confused comfort with happiness.” That’s one of my favorite quotes. It’s from ultra-marathoner, Dean Karnazes, and it’s true, if you think about it.   As we grow up, we fall into ruts in our lives. All of us. … Continue reading

4 Amazing Places to Visit in Catalonia, Spain

Callie Murphy in Girona, Spain.

By: Callie Murphy. She is a junior majoring in advertising and public relations from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee who is studying abroad at the University of Barcelona through GlobaLinks. If you get the chance to either study abroad or visit Barcelona and wanted to escape the city for the day, here are some great cities to visit. I can honestly say … Continue reading

Leslie Pitman, GlobaLinks Alumna of the Year in 2011, Shares the Impact Study Abroad on her Career

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By: Katie Leimkuehler GlobaLinks New Media Manager Leslie Pitman studied abroad with GlobaLinks in London, England in 2010 at Kingston University. She attended Queens University of Charlotte and was recognized as GlobaLinks Alumna of the Year in 2011. We recently caught up with Leslie to hear how her study abroad experience has shaped her career path.   What … Continue reading


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