In spring 2021, students enrolled in Creative Writing at ACN had the opportunity to participate in a Short Story Competition. The judges were impressed by all of the stories submitted, and finally (unanimously) settled on a winner: Jim Westgård’s “Unit 1A docking to loading bay 4”.
American College of Norway Alumni Spotlight – Pernille Ellis (ACN 2016/2017 | Texas State University ‘19)
Pernille startet sin amerikanske bachelorgrad ved ACN (2016/2017) og har nå en bachelorgrad i kommunikasjon fra Texas State University (2019). Les mer om tiden hennes på ACN og i USA og hennes jobb i Colorado!
As we wrap up the Fall 2020 semester and near the end of the year, we can’t thank our faculty and staff enough for working so diligently to prioritize safety while still delivering top-notch education and an active campus life. We couldn’t be more proud of their efforts as well as the level of understanding and determination our students had to turn what could have been an uneventful semester into an unforgettable and rather memorable start to their American education! In this article, current ACN student, Cecily Buch reflects on her experience being involved on campus and the level of enrichment it has brought to her college experience.
Thank You American College of Norway! – Reflections from ACN Alumna and Recent P.h.D. Recipient, Kristina Syversen
Kristina Syversen started her college career at ACN back in 2007 and recently received her Ph.D. in Educational Foundations and Research from the University of North Dakota. Reflecting back on her educational career, Kristina revisits many of her fond memories in the U.S. and offers advice to our new batch of students. Congratulations on your recent graduation and the start of your new career at Høgskolen i Innlandet! We’re so proud of you, Kristina!
Norwegian student, Benjamin Hannus (far right) reflects on his year at the American College of Norway and offers great insight into how the program can help students achieve their goal of studying in the U.S.
ACN student and travel course participant, Song, reflects back on his art journey to London. From classical art at the National Gallery to touring Shakespeare’s Globe and seeing Kinky Boots live on the West End, art can be found around every corner in London. Read more in depth about Song’s transformative and enlightening experience in London.