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CGIS Blog & News

Welcome to the CGIS Blog!

The CGIS Blog is a central location where students can access stories written by U-M students who have gone abroad. This page is updated frequently and can be searched using the "Search News" button on the sidebar to explore various topics such as location and identity. Archived stories can be explore archived posts here.

We are always looking for new blog contributions from CGIS alumni to build this new space - please consider sharing your story if you have been or currently are on a CGIS study abroad program!

Recent Blog Posts

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A Conversation with Yiran Yang: Studying Computer Science in Prague, Czech Republic

"Especially as a CS student, I sometimes think about what's the next concentration I should focus on–and I had thought about studying AI and ML, so it was nice to take the introductory course and learn about those topics."

Category: Europe; Anecdotes

Tags: Center for Global and Intercultural Study

Preparing for Your Time Abroad

"As I prepare for my third CGIS experience abroad, I’ve compiled a list of my favorite tricks and advice based on my past experiences. I hope it helps!"

- Caroline Stafford

Category: Europe

Tags: Center for Global and Intercultural Study; How To; Student Staff

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