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Hospitals in Japan

Filed in Blog, Japan by on January 27, 2020

by Evelyn S. Hi there, my name is Evie and I’ve been studying abroad in Tokyo, Japan since September! Everything was fine and dandy until that fateful day; the day I was admitted to the hospital. It turns out I had contracted an ear infection that just would not go away, and I had to […]

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Shinjuku Station: Good Luck

Shinjuku Station: Good Luck

by Evelyn S. Hi all! It’s now November in Japan and luckily, Tokyo actually has four seasons, so it has been a beautiful last two months with highs consistently in and around the upper 60’s F/low 20’s C. That being said, I abhor the cold and I hate going out in the winter, but when […]

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Money, banking and saving in Japan

Money, banking and saving in Japan

by Evelyn S. Hey there! My name is Evie. I am a junior currently studying in Tokyo, Japan for an academic year! I arrived in Japan in mid-September and only started classes this week, so you might be wondering what I have been doing with my time these past few carefree weeks. Well, as a […]

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Tokyo life: My study abroad experience

Filed in Blog, Japan by on May 9, 2018
Tokyo life: My study abroad experience

by Noah B. My name is Noah and I’m studying abroad at Sophia University in the wonderful city of Tokyo this spring semester! Just a little over a month ago I was in the United States living the comfortable and familiar life that I’ve always known since I was a kid. But now, I’m in […]

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Why study abroad? | Student perspectives

Why study abroad? | Student perspectives

Students from the University of Missouri share benefits on studying abroad. Learn more: international.missouri.edu/getting-started.

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Fulbright insights

Fulbright insights

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program sends 800 scholars and professionals each year to more than 140 countries, where they lecture or conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. In recent years, dozens of MU faculty have received this prestigious award. In these videos, MU faculty members share their experiences as Fulbright […]

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