Author: Keim, Ann

Listen: Changing Lives through Education Abroad ft. Val

WorldStrides’ podcast Changing Lives through Education Abroad features one of UConn Experiential Global Learning’s advisors and community liaison specialist, Valerie Jenkelunas, this week! On this podcast, Zac Macinnes, Senior Director of Campus Partnerships, WorldStrides, sits down each week with experts from the study abroad field. This week, Zac and Val (the guest of the week) […]

The Tandem Project: An Exchange Before Your Exchange

What is the Tandem Project? – UConn student perspective At its most basic level, Tandem connects university students from Connecticut and Baden-Württemberg for regular online conversation sessions. After an initial kick-off meeting, students get the opportunity to meet their partner(s) and make their first introductions. From there, the entire process is in the students’ hands […]