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In the Fall of 2016, Gabriele Parenti studied abroad at the University of Minnesota. We reached out to Gabriele this August to see if he would be willing to share a bit more about his experience, and offer any tips for our incoming students. Here is what he had to say!

GO Minnesota: Tell us more about where you are from.

Get caught up on the latest news, events, and student profiles in the Summer, 2017 edition of the GO Global Newsletter!

Arim Han joined the GO Minnesota program from Sungshin University in South Korea in the Fall of 2016 and spent the academic year with us. She fully embraced her study abroad experience by challenging herself from day one, engaging in all opportunities presented to her, and making friends with both domestic and other international students.

It has been a busy season for GO Minnesota. The latest edition of the GO Global newsletter features interesting courses for visiting students, recent honors and awards, photos from spring orientation, and more! 

Since arriving at the U of MN in August, Nahomi Arai has diligently supported GO Minnesota students and staff as part of her nine-month internship. Nahomi was working as an accountant in the human resource department at Tohoku University in Japan before arriving in the U.S.

At this point in the semester, visiting international students can’t help but notice the tremendous amount of school pride that permeates our campus.

It's that time of year again when we pull together highlights of what our great students are up to, where we're traveling to, and fun things to do in Minnesota. Check out our Autumn 2016 newsletter for all the latest!

headshotAn important component of GO Minnesota’s 3-week Environmental Sustainability program are the 4 days spent in the small town of Morris, MN (population 5,000).

One unique feature of American higher education is the ability to take classes across disciplines. Many of our visiting students are often struck by the novelty of say, Engineering students not only being able -- but required --to take History or Political Science courses as a part of their overall degree. The American Council on Education explains:

Time flies when you're having fun, and that is certainly the case with this July's Innovations in Environmental Sustainability group!