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Otto Warmbier’s Story

Thank you Zachary Rogers, WKRC for hosting us to speak in the wake of Otto Warmbiers return home. We are honored to be featured in your piece, Depart Smart: What you should know before traveling abroad.  Our hearts go out to Otto's family and friends. The New York post released a news article on Otto Warmbier - [...]

By | 2017-06-16T11:41:22+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Featured|Comments Off on Otto Warmbier’s Story

Seven Ways to Keep Your Stuff Safe Abroad

Ever heard the saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?” It definitely applies to theft. Everyone going abroad should have a plan in place just in case their wallet, passport, backpack or suitcase is lost or stolen. Being pickpocketed or robbed abroad is a major buzz kill.  Have a plan in [...]

By | 2017-02-17T13:08:43+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Featured|Comments Off on Seven Ways to Keep Your Stuff Safe Abroad

Broken Promises: Study Abroad Gone Wrong

Study abroad programs entice students abroad with appealing marketing, however reality often bites when the student arrives and the old bait and switch practice befalls them. The FBI publishes a tool to help students avoid victimization. Safety and well-being of students abroad is often touted as the number one priority. Make your program earn your [...]

By | 2017-02-17T13:08:48+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Featured|Comments Off on Broken Promises: Study Abroad Gone Wrong