student stories

Student Stories

September 23, 2021
Learn about virtual Summer Abroad course ENV382H in this short video put together by our Social Media Correspondent, Tanisha.
September 23, 2021
Learn about virtual Summer Abroad course CRI389Y in this short video put together by our Social Media Correspondent, Daniella. 
September 23, 2021
Learn about virtual Summer Abroad course CIN378Y in this short video put together by our Social Media Correspondent, Marybel.
September 23, 2021
Learn about virtual Summer Abroad course RSM395Y (South Korea) in this short video put together by our Social Media Correspondent, Zhiquan.
July 6, 2021
In this interview we chat with Rebecca, who participated in Summer Abroad in Spain in 2017 and Portugal in 2019. Rebecca highlights how important her Summer Abroad experiences were in fostering her ability to be independent and how that newfound sense of independence led her back to Spain.
May 18, 2021
In this interview with Michelle, who participated in Summer Abroad in South Korea in 2019, she chats about how her experience influenced her decision to pursue a career in Seoul after graduating.
February 18, 2021
In this conversation, Lena and Kerry-Lynn reminisce about studying in Siena, Italy and chat about their shared experiences (despite studying there over 20 years apart). They discuss how this experience influenced Kerry-Lynn's interest in education, especially experiential education. This video will make you excited to participate in the Italy program and become a part of this Summer Abroad tradition!
February 10, 2021
In this alumni interview, Lena chats with Amanda, a past-participant of the Summer Abroad program in Siena, Italy. Amanda is now doing her Masters in Epidemiology in Switzerland. Learn about how her Summer Abroad experience in 2019 and her work with her professor, Dr. Stuart Kamenetsky, after the program helped her to get where she is today!
December 14, 2020
Jaden chats with Dr. Eric Jennings about the Summer Abroad experience in France in 2019. Jaden took Dr. Jennings' course HIS389Y: Topics in History: France Since 1431. They talk about favourite memories, exploring Tours, and why Summer Abroad in France is such a great opportunity!
November 23, 2020
Our friend Domo also travels on our Summer Abroad programs. Can you guess the locations Domo has been to? Explore these exciting places while also earning a course credit through Summer Abroad!