Center for International Programs News Archive

Month, Year

Two Saints Earn Prestigious Gilman International Scholarship

Thursday, December 8, 2016

This year, two Siena students were awarded the Gilman Scholarship for the upcoming spring study abroad semesters: Emma Henderschedt '19 (who will be going to Vietnam) and Stephanie Lopez '19 (who will be going to Ecuador). Social Work

Making Connections in Southern Africa

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Many students seek study abroad experiences they feel will enrich their lives and help them to gain an international perspective. Siena student Amanda Knipple ‘17 is using her study abroad experience to do much more. Amanda is studying in Namibia and South Africa with the Center for Global Education and Experience.

Watching History Happen: Studying Abroad in Budapest

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Siena student Kenneth Tousignant is currently studying in Budapest, Hungary at Corvinus University and has a unique opportunity to learn about a culture largely unknown to many Americans. His courses in Hungarian language and culture are offering him a glimpse into the relationship that Hungary has with the rest of Europe and the progression of its artistic culture throughout history, including during the Communist regime. While Budapest may be off the beaten path for many Americans, it has been a path well-traveled for recent Syrian refugees.

Siena Student Returns to Give Back to School

Monday, July 6, 2015

When presented with the opportunity to leave his mark on Siena’s campus, recent graduate Luke Lavera ’15 didn’t hesitate. Lavera was approached this past fall about coming back after graduation to paint a mural in the Sarazen Student Union, and he thought it was the perfect way to combine his love of Siena with his passion for creative arts.

Three Siena Students Earn Prestigious Gilman Scholarship

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Nakia Marion ’16, Nelson Rivera ’16, and Steven Haywood ’17 have been selected to receive the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships for study abroad. Accounting Biology English Modern Languages & Classics