From her list of 25 tips of what to expect when you study abroad in Italy to celebrating International Women’s Day and participating in the Stramilano (her first half-marathon), it’s easy to see why we are proud to award Abigail Grinberg (Milan, Academic Year 2016-17) our 2016-17 Study Abroad Blogger of the Year.
Majoring in Economics and International Studies with a minor in Business Administration, Abigail is a Senior at Brandeis University, where she is also an IES Abroad Ambassador. As a Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Blogger, Abigail illustrated her year studying abroad in Milan through her insightful posts and candid photography that navigated her growth in this historical city.
Read our recent interview with Abigail, where she told us about her year abroad, how blogging impacted her study abroad experience, what inspired her to write, and her advice for future bloggers and students, and more.
Want to read more from our students? Our Correspondents share their unique study abroad adventures through writing, photo, video, and more.