Following the international journeys of Tulane Altmans
Category: Re-Entry and Wrapping Up
a. How did your study abroad experience enhance your knowledge, skills, and/or understanding of your intended career field?
b. Has your study abroad experience improved your skills in communicating with others? Share an example of a time when your communication skills were improved and why you think that is.
c. Based on your experiences, what assets might international study yield as opposed to someone who only studied domestically? Think about potential advantages on resumes, during interviews and in the workforce.
d. In the weeks or days leading up to your departure, how did you prepare to leave your host country? What was the hardest (thing, person, experience) for you to leave behind?
e. Describe your experience coming back to the US and starting your senior year at Tulane. Did you experience discomfort or disorientation when returning to the US?