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Competition open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico, 2018-2019

Competition open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico, 2018-2019   The Government of Mexico is offering scholarships to Canadians for study or research at participating Mexican post-secondary institutions.   Program name: Foreign Government Awards – Mexico Funding organization: Government of Mexico Target audiences: Canadian students and researchers at the undergraduate, Master’s, doctoral or postdoctoral level Number of […]

Peru Study Tour 2015

Peru Study Tour 2015 The departments of History and Fashion Design will be sponsoring an interdisciplinary study tour to Peru in the Early Summer Session, 2015. Students, faculty, and staff will have the opportunity to: • Study the history and culture of the Peruvian Andes • Visit Machu Picchu and other Inka sites, colonial buildings, […]

Querétaro, Mexico: all it takes is a dance!

The next university I visited on my Mexico trip was the Tec de Monterrey in Querétaro, Mexico. I quite serendipitously fell into the Tec’s community during the summer semester class graduation ceremony… on the dance floor! I’d met people during classes and campus tours — from Mexico, the States, and various parts of Europe — […]

Top ten tips to enjoy Guanajuato as an exchange student

Makaela Peters, a student in the UFV Global Development program, provides first-hand tips for students bound to study in Guanajuato. Top ten tips for a Guanajuato exchange student Here are the top 10 ways to get the MOST out of your experience studying Spanish at the University of Guanajuato: Think walking distance During the application […]

From UFV to Mexico: an inspiring start

Makaela Peters, a student in the UFV Global Development program, is currently in Mexico to open up study abroad opportunities for UFV students. Her very first day is a whirl of mummies, music, and star-crossed lovers. Follow her adventures on the Study Abroad blog. “We arrived in Guanajuato early Wednesday morning, and Monica, a UFV student […]