The Shield

Eagle expeditions: hands-on cultural learning

Eagle expeditions: hands-on cultural learning

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

October 16, 2018

Every week The Shield will feature a student who spent time in another country over the summer. This week, The Shield interviewed senior communication studies and public relations major Emma Luczkowski about her study abroad trip to Harlaxton College in Grantham, England.  The Shield: Where ...

Conference to feature contemporary Spanish theater

Conference to feature contemporary Spanish theater

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

October 3, 2018

David Hitchcock said there is so much more to Spain than "Don Quixote" and flamingo dancers. The Associate Professor of Spanish began planning the “New Harmony International Conference on Contemporary Spanish Theater: Stages of Utopia, Dystopia and Myopia” two years ago with the help from all four co...

Eagle expeditions: ‘overcoming barriers’

Eagle expeditions: ‘overcoming barriers’

Emma Corry, Staff Writer

September 4, 2018

Every week The shield will feature a student who spent time in another country over the summer. This week, Gabrielle Baker shared about her time in Spain through the Cultural Experiences Abroad Program.  Gabrielle Baker said anyone who can study abroad should do so. The senior public relatio...

Students struggle financially after studying abroad

Students struggle financially after studying abroad

Paola Marizan

October 14, 2014

Junior Spanish and advertising double-major Leigh Larkin got to study abroad in Spain for two and a half months last summer. In return, she lost all of her financial aid. “The university doesn’t receive your transcripts until 90 days after you come back home,” Larkin said. “You can lose...

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