Every summer we welcome students to the American College of Norway to take part in a four-week summer session and this summer was no exception. This summer we had students participate in the program from the University of North Dakota, Mayville State University, West Chester University, Adelphi University and Norwegian students from ACN. The students took courses focused on environmental challenges as well as studying everything from the Vikings to modern art in a class focused on Oslo, West Chester student, Lexy Zimmerman opens up about her time abroad at ACN this summer. Thanks for the great blog, Lexy – we had a fabulous summer with you and your cohort!
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.
This past Easter break, the American College of Norway ventured to London for an arts travel course led by visiting faculty, Dr. Tami Carmichael from the University of North Dakota. On their tour of London, the students took in art of various forms around every corner of London. Thank you, Dr. Carmichael for leading such a successful travel course filled with tons of art, lots of laughs and new friendships! Where should we have faculty led travel courses next school year?!
Every semester, we welcome a new group of international students who will spend a semester, sometimes even a year, studying abroad with us at American College of Norway. Recent West Chester University study abroad student, Jamison Ludgate spent her fall semester at the American College of Norway and offers great insight and reflections on what it is like to study abroad in Moss, Norway at ACN. If you’re thinking of studying abroad, why not make ACN and Moss your second home?! Trust us, you won’t be disappointed!
What is it like teaching abroad at the American College of Norway? Fall 2017 faculty member from the University of North Dakota, Ashleah Wimberly shares great insight into what it’s like to be a visiting faculty member at ACN. Ashleah also opens up about her transformation not only as a teacher, but as a now global citizen in this reflective blog piece.