Claire Alden
The classes [at the study abroad program in France] were incredible. I can’t put into words how amazing the experience was overall.
Global Studies, History, Political Science
John Reinbott '18
My semester in Tangier, Morocco gave me a love of travel and a travel course — snorkeling among coral reefs in Belize — gave me a career path.
Marine Science
Paxton Arsenault
Studying abroad in Tangier was...probably the best choice I’ve made in my entire life. Being exposed and immersed into a completely new culture is something that woke me up to the vastness of the world.
Health, Wellness and Occupational Studies, Education
Hannah Buckley headshot
I made the best decision of my life when I chose to study abroad in Morocco the spring of my sophomore year.
Environmental Studies, Climate Change Studies
Royale Headshot
The fateful day when my dreams of going abroad for a semester became reality, helped set me on a path to where I am today.
Marine Sciences (Marine Biology Track)
Morgan Hill
Morocco became my second home. I loved seeing the different styles of family and tradition.
Medical Biology
Marianne Weber
I think this experience will help me better communicate in two ways: first when speaking French and second when practicing occupational therapy and working with patients who may be non-verbal or hearing impaired.
Health, Wellness and Occupational Studies
LeGrand headshot
A piece of my heart will always remain in the ancient Inca ruins found at every turn.
Medical Biology
Kelsey headshot
Most importantly, I have grown into a more independent and confident person throughout my time working abroad.
Environmental Studies

Moorish Tides

Moorish Tides showcases the writing of University of New England students and their incredible experiences while studying abroad in Morocco, Spain, and the region.

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