Past Review

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Centre College: Strasbourg - Centre in Strasbourg

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Absolutely. I wish I could have stayed longer! I have gained such a wider perspective about our world and I would absolutely recommend this program to others.

Personal Information

The term and year this program took place: Fall 2009

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* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)


How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? Intermediate
Language acquisition improvement?

Being immersed in France with a native French speaker helped me refine my speaking greatly.

Other Program Information

* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

European Literature

Course Department: ENG 235
Instructor: Ken Keffer
Instruction Language: English
Comments: Great course, essentially student led with guidance by the instructor. Covers many classics.
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Construction of European Institutions

Course Department: GOV 461
Instructor: Pierre Nuss
Instruction Language: English
Comments: Tough course, all lecture and memorization. You'll learn a lot, though.
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Intermediate French

Course Department: FRE 210
Instructor: Astrid Hullar
Instruction Language: French
Comments: Excellent course, very interactive and engaging. You'll have a lot of fun with Astrid.
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The Art of Walking

Course Department: ENS 253
Instructor: Ken Keffer
Instruction Language: English
Comments: Tough course if no philosophy background, but Dr. Keffer makes it interesting and brings it down to your level of expertise. Lots of walking, really helps you feel much more a part of Europe.
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