Challenging November 19, 2019

By (Religion and Political Science, Middlebury College) - abroad from 01/03/2019 to 04/13/2019 with

Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury – CMRS Oxford Humanities Program

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Time management skills, budgeting, and I learned to cook! Totally worth it

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 6 months+

Review Your Program

* 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

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?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Americans
About how many local friends did you make that you will likely keep in touch with? 0

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Staff members at CMRS
* What could be improved?
  • Nothing
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? I think I had a pretty good idea of what to expect.

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

Modern Catholic Thought

Course Department:
Instructor: Ian Logan
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues:
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EU Politics

Course Department:
Instructor: Martin Gellermann
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
Credit Transfer Issues:
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Christianity and Warfare in the Middle Ages

Course Department:
Instructor: Bernard Gowers
Instruction Language: English
Comments:
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