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In Merida there is always something fun to do around town, and all the great Mexican food you can eat! And the excursions were not only educational, but fun since we got a lot of down time to either explore the sites we were at or just relax with the people in our program.
– Tori Paris
Central College

Central College Abroad News


50 years of International Leadership - April 24, 2014

Central College plans to increase average of enrolled students studying abroad to 65% of each graduating class.


Impact of Service Learning Lasts a Lifetime - April 16, 2014

Teaching English as a student in Merida has sent David Vonnahme to all 7 New Age Wonders of the World. 


Photos from Alumni Receptions - April 9, 2014

Alumni had a chance to meet with their beloved resident directors during Directors' Week. 


Celebrate Fifty Years With Central College Abroad! - March 11, 2014

Help us kick off the 50th anniversary with these alumni events in March. 


Dr. Greg Cunningham will be the visiting faculty member in Merida, Yucatan—Fall 2014 - March 4, 2014

Associate professor of biology at St. John Fisher College in Rochester, New York, Dr. Greg Cunningham, will offer science courses while in Merida. 


Tips from an Alum: Finding Cheap Flights in Europe - March 4, 2014

Kaity Sharp, two time Central College Abroad alum, offers her 5 tips on travel throughout Europe.


Summer Application Deadline Extended! - March 4, 2014


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. 


Faculty development workshop in Spain & Morocco offered in 2014! - February 4, 2014

Central is excited to offer a Global Experiential Faculty Development Workshop May 27-June 9, 2014 in Spain and Morocco.


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.