Sarah advises for programs in Spain, Portugal, Latin America, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. As an undergraduate student at Lehigh University, Sarah studied and interned abroad in London, England. After graduating with a BA in Global Studies and Psychology, she remained at Lehigh to earn a Master's degree in Comparative & International Education. She has participated in and managed faculty-led choir tours to Costa Rica and Northern Italy, as well as travelled extensively throughout Europe and the UK. Before joining the Education Abroad team at Penn State, Sarah worked as an International Program Coordinator at Arcadia University. She is passionate about international education and looks forward to helping Penn State students with their experiences!
Study Abroad 101
A Study Abroad 101 is a one-hour presentation designed to give you an overview of studying abroad through Penn State. The schedule for upcoming in-person Study Abroad 101 presentations on the University Park campus is below. Students at all Penn State campuses can access a recorded Study Abroad 101 Webinar.
Fall 2017 Study Abroad 101
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:30 PM Boucke 410
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 4:00 PM Boucke 410
Meet with a Peer Adviser
Peer Advisers are available to meet with you about basic questions regarding the Education Abroad application process, scholarship opportunities, and other general information. They work from 11:00am – 4:00pm in Boucke 426A from Monday-Friday. You do not need an appointment to speak to a Peer Adviser. Walk-ins are welcomed!