Tag Archives: International

Study abroad to Cuba opens eyes to a different world

July 20, 2017
By Nathaniel Rodriguez

When you go to another country to study abroad, you are exposed to a different perspective. When you study abroad in Cuba, you enter a different world, where the archaic and the modern inhabit the same space.

Imagine streets filled with people dressed in modern fashions, driving vibrant cars from the fifties or riding horse-drawn…

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At Last: The Gran Gala and parting thoughts from Pietrasanta

July 7, 2017
By Marion Givhan

We knew the people, we loved the food, we handled the heat, and the DAP Festival students danced with professional choreographers and dancers. The last few days of the festival represented a simultaneous settling and upheaval. While the TROY family began to feel as if we understood our place in this artists’ town, our departure…

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From Malawi to TROY: Students share their “amazing” experiences

July 3, 2017
By Matt Clower

It can be hard going to college thousands of miles from home. But a group of young women from Malawi who came to Troy University as part of a scholarship program found something unexpected here—a home away from home.

“It’s been amazing being here,” said Vitumbiko Munthali. “I’ve had so many experiences and I’ve met…

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