Best, most-intellectually challenging year of education I've had September 03, 2019

By (Middlebury College) - abroad from 10/07/2019 to 06/22/2019 with

Lincoln College, University of Oxford - Visiting Students Program

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I learned an enormous detail, and have been inspired to pursue English Literature beyond BA level (hopefully in England!)

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 1 month - 6 months

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

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* 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

Finances

* 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)

Language

* Did your program have a foreign language component? No

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Local Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Local Students
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 10+

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Getting to know the students
  • The tutors/professors
  • The campus
* What could be improved?
  • Nothing
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Get a bank account

Reasons For Studying Abroad

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The Academic or Linguist
You went abroad with specific academic goals in mind; the program credentials and rigor of your coursework abroad were very important to you. You had a great time abroad, but never lost sight of your studies and (if applicable) were diligent with your foreign language study. Good for you!

Individual Course Reviews

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Independent Study in 18th C Print Culture

Course Department: English Literature
Instructor: Timothy Michael, Peter McCullough
Instruction Language: English
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Shakespeare

Course Department: English Lit
Instructor: Peter McCullough
Instruction Language: English
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Restoration Literature

Course Department: English
Instructor: Peter McCullough
Instruction Language: English
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Modernist Literature

Course Department: English Literature
Instructor: Timothy Michael
Instruction Language: English
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Renaissance Literature

Course Department: English Lit.
Instructor: Peter McCullough
Instruction Language: English
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Victorian Literature

Course Department: English Literature
Instructor: Timothy Michael
Instruction Language: English
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