Alissa Qualheim

As a veteran study abroad student, Alissa loves all things international - travel, cuisine, history, and politics. She got her first taste of international travel at the age of 17 and has lived to travel ever since. Her adventures have taken her to over 20 countries, and she is currently working in two different university study abroad offices in Texas.

8 Alternative Souvenirs to Get While Studying Abroad

So many study abroad students return home from an amazing trip only to realize they now have no idea what to do with all the shot glasses, magnets, pens, or keychains...

Questions to Ask Your Study Abroad Advisor Before Studying Abroad - what to ask your study abroad advisor or officer before you go on your study abroad semester. 5 smart and common questions for study abroad advisors

5 Questions to Ask Your Study Abroad Advisor Before Going Abroad

Your flight is booked, your bags are packed, and you can hardly wait to start your study abroad experience. But there may still be some details you haven’t worked out...