Education Abroad Global Ambassador: The Value of Supporting Local Artists When Studying Abroad by Gabrielle Thornton

Education Abroad Global Ambassador: The Value of Supporting Local Artists When Studying Abroad by Gabrielle Thornton

Hello everyone! My name is Gabrielle Thornton. I am a senior in the Tourism and Hospitality Management Program, and a new Global Ambassador with the Office of Education Abroad. Back in March of 2020, I had the opportunity to study abroad in Mendoza, Argentina on an MTSU Signature Program. Like all students who travel abroad for the first time, I...

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Education Abroad Global Ambassador: Being Informed Before Your Full Year Exchange by John Hammond

Education Abroad Global Ambassador: Being Informed Before Your Full Year Exchange by John Hammond

Studying abroad was everything I had hoped it would be and more. I enrolled in MTSU with this goal in mind from the start, and because I wanted to learn Japanese. Sometimes, when you build something up for so long it can turn out to not be what you expect. My experience surpassed what my expectations were; I had the time of my life. All my hard ...

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International Student Ambassador:

International Student Ambassador: "International Students' Day" - Winton Cooper

"...One year ago, I wrote and sponsored a Student Government Association resolution for Middle Tennessee State University to officially recognize November 17th as International Students’ Day. A day dedicated to celebrating, raising awareness, and promoting intercultural exchange between Americans and our international community...."

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International Student Ambassador: An International Perspective from Brenda Soto

International Student Ambassador: An International Perspective from Brenda Soto

"...One day, I had the opportunity to go on a school trip to Middle Tennessee State University, and I immediately fell in love with the campus. I remember walking into the library and the Student Union, and I saw the incredible diversity between students and faculty..."

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International Student Ambassador: An International Perspective from Jordan F. Pufon

International Student Ambassador: An International Perspective from Jordan F. Pufon

"...The True-Blue pride resides in the values and culture that the MTSU community has to offer. This is our University, our home, and our families. I can proudly say I am 'True Blue'..."

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