Author Archives: Eliza Camire

OCSE New Student Bloggers!!

Welcome back! We’ve missed you:) While classes start today at Skidmore, there are nearly 150 Skidmore students starting their academic year in a different country. We’ve asked four of them to keep track of their experience through a blog and… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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Show and Tell Contest Winner!

Congratulations to first-place winner Katherine Anzola, Class of 2017, who won this year’s annual Show and Tell contest! Katherine studied for the 2015-2016 academic year in Paris, France through the Skidmore in Paris: Liberal Arts, Language, and Business program. Katherine… Continue Reading → Continue reading

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OCSE Affiliate Scholarships

Off-Campus Study & Exchanges is excited to announce affiliate scholarships available for the fall 2017 semester only. These scholarships are available to students studying off-campus on an API or CIEE program.  The awards will range from $250 – $1,000 and will be credited directly to a student’s account at Skidmore College. Applying to the affiliate …

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NEW OCSE Stipend for all fall 2017 programs!

For the first time, OCSE is offering a $1,600 stipend to all students that participate on an off-campus study program next fall. This stipend could be used to help off-set the cost of a flight, visa fees, and other personal expenses. We will start accepting applications for fall 2017 on December 1st. You can see a …

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Preparing To Go Abroad (Throwback Thursday)

As I prepare for an upcoming site visit to the Skidmore in Spain program (Yay!), I am reminded of all the thought and preparation that went into my own first study abroad experience. I remember feeling so overwhelmed by the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Deadline Extended for Travel Seminar to Puerto Rico!

The travel seminar, Puerto Rico and the United States: Culture and Colonialism, is now accepting applications until May 5th. This is a  2-credit, 200-level travel seminar (TX 200B 001) that will travel to Puerto Rico during winter break 2014–2015 (January … Continue reading Continue reading

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A Glimpse of Paris

Sophie Dodd ’16, continues to remind us through her photos and adventures that we all wish we were in Paris. Check it out here! And if you want even more of a sense of the Paris program, swing by the … Continue reading Continue reading

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In a word (bubble): Skidmore in Spain

The Resident Director for our Skidmore in Spain program is coming to visit next week and I’ve been going through past evaluations to try and learn as much as I can about this program. I’m a visual learner and so … Continue reading Continue reading

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A new course for study abroad students!

If you’re planning to studying abroad next spring, you should think about enrolling in the new fall course FL 275: “The Study Abroad Experience“. This one credit course is designed for students who intend to study abroad in a non-English … Continue reading Continue reading

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Still Accepting Applications for Next Fall!

Welcome back from spring break! Did you know that it’s not too late to apply for your fall semester abroad?! DEADLINES EXTENDED: Skidmore in Spain – April 1st Skidmore in Paris – April 1st Students applying to a non-Skidmore approved … Continue reading Continue reading

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