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I stayed with a host mom and I am so happy I did. I dove deep into the culture, and made it a part of my everyday life. There were some times when I would get frustrated with the language barrier, but overall it was totally worth it. I grew in my Spanish, and grew as a person as well.
– Megan Gray
Central College

Central College Abroad News


Central College student received Gilman scholarship for summer 2014 - May 4, 2014

David Norton, a Central College student, was awarded a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to study in London, England this summer.


London alum still grateful for her experience abroad; 38 years later - February 19, 2014

Susan Young has found that her semester in London, 38 years ago, continues to positively influence her life, including multiple return trips to England. 


Meeting a fellow alum - January 30, 2014

After a whirlwind semester, Katie Geitz had the opportunity to share her experience with another London alum on the plane home. 


Understanding British culture through Fashion classes - January 22, 2014

Jessica Boertje provides us with a firsthand account of what Fashion courses are like at the London College of Fashion. 


Finding Joy Abroad - December 19, 2013

After studying abroad in Granada and London, Abby Norman has made London her home working with Brandworkz. 


Coffee time with Shane - October 8, 2013

Shane Gansen never thought his love for coffee would land him a cool internship in London, England. 


Allison and the Queen - August 1, 2013

The summer London Internship Program turned one student's dreams of studying abroad and seeing the British Royal Family a reality.


Parliament Calling - April 12, 2013

Studying abroad opens so many doors for students. For one student, opportunity presented itself in the form of a Parliament internship.


A Royal Treat - March 25, 2013

Central students interning at DeMarquette Fine Chocolates in London had no idea that they would meet a member of the royal family!


London Housing at a Glance - November 16, 2012

Learn about CCA's new housing at Woburn Place in London...