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New blog editor’s life never the same after bug bites

Early in my school life, I was infected with the travel bug. That’s why, on my first day at UFV, I went right to UFV International to meet with Jag Deol, UFV Study Abroad coordinator, to learn about our partner universities, and see where Study Abroad could take me.  Two years later, I found myself […]

Study in Austria: Online Application for Ernst March Grant is now open

Are you looking into studying abroad to Austria? The online application for the Ernst Mach Grant for studying at an Austrian university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule) for the next academic year 2014/15 is open now! The Deadline is March 1st 2014. Check out this website for more details: http://www.oead.at Or you can e-mail our Study Abroad […]

UFV girls in Poznań

During my recent trip back to Poznań, Poland, where I studied abroad last year, I had the opportunity to make more lasting memories.  One of the most striking highlights was standing on the outskirts of an impromptu mosh pit, exchanging concerned yet amused glances with Maz, a fellow UFV, Study Abroad student. Maz is currently studying […]

Learning to breathe

Just one year ago, I studied abroad in Poland at the University of Arts in Poznań, where I learned one of life’s discreet, but vital, secrets. In Poznań, there is a large city park called Cytadela.  On sunny days, in April, I would walk with an assortment of my friends from the dormitory to this […]

An Austrian student reflects on his UFV exchange

“Go out and see something new,” says Carl-Florian Bacher, an exchange student from the University of Applied Sciences, Wr. Neustadt, located near Vienna, Austria. “By studying in a different country, you widen your horizons and you don’t stay in your own small world.” Carl widened his world by coming to study at UFV for the Winter 2013 […]