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).
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.
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.
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.
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.