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The IBS blog is dedicated to sharing experiences and information on travel, business education, culture, study abroad, and more! Through the IBS Study Abroad Blog, you can find information on how to highlight your study abroad experience on your resume, top packing tips, and other information relating to planning a trip abroad or after returning home. The IBS Digital Ambassadors Blog shares experiences and advice written by our IBS Alumni. We encourage you to engage with our alumni as they are happy to share their experiences with you!

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The Enchanting World of Finnish Paper Stars

Finnish Paper Stars, also known as “Himmeli,” are delicate and captivating ornaments that have woven themselves into the fabric of Finnish holiday traditions. In this blog, we’ll take a journey through the historical roots of these ethereal creations and guide you through the steps to craft your own mesmerizing Finnish Read More

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Overcoming Fears and Enjoying Opportunities

My name is Baylee Whittington and I just got done attending the International Business Seminars Winter Europe program. We stayed at three locations which were London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; and The Hague, the Netherlands. I am so grateful that I had the opportunity to go on this trip. Not Read More

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7 New Year Traditions from Around the Globe

As the clock strikes midnight and fireworks illuminate the night sky, people around the world come together to welcome the New Year with unique traditions. Each culture has its own way of bidding farewell to the past and embracing the possibilities of the future. Let’s explore seven fascinating New Year traditions from all corners of the Read More

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Recipe: How to Make Sauerkraut

Sauerkraut is a healthy and delicious food that has been enjoyed for centuries. It is a popular side dish and can also be used in salads, sandwiches, and other dishes. Sauerkraut is a good source of vitamins C and K, as well as fiber. Sauerkraut is also a good source Read More

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When in Prague…

Summer 2023 was my first time going to Europe and I did not want to come back. The International Business Seminars’ (IBS) Summer MBA program took place in Munich and Prague this year. It was amazing! My favorite city was Prague; now I understand why it has been named one Read More

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Roaming Under the Stars

Different camping styles and where to find them internationally Do you love to travel and camp under the stars? Camping is a great way to explore the world and experience the beauty of nature, and there are many different methods of camping internationally. From pitching a tent in the wilds Read More

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A Visit to My Mizu

My favorite company to visit was My Mizu. I love how we started off the meeting by talking about the environment where the company works at. We went into this big, shared workspace called Shibuya QWS. This space is a shared workspace that allows companies, students, and workers to work Read More

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Recipe: How to Make Sushi

Sushi’s history dates back centuries, evolving from Southeast Asia’s rice preservation methods to Japan’s narezushi, where fish was fermented then stored with cooked rice. The 17th-century Edo period introduced vinegar-seasoned rice and fresher fish marination. Then in the 19th century, Hanaya Yohei popularized the hand-pressed “nigiri” sushi, shaping what we Read More

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Winter Holiday Customs

Embark on a journey through the enchanting season of winter. Holidays have arrived, painting the world with vibrant traditions and heartwarming customs. From family rituals to cultural celebrations, you’ll find yourself surrounded by a sense of togetherness. Let’s dive into the captivating tapestry of holiday customs across the globe, offering you Read More

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Packing Hacks for Short Term Study Abroad

Are you planning on attending a short term study abroad program? Congratulations! Studying abroad is an amazing experience that will give you the opportunity to learn about a new culture, meet new people, and see the world. But before you go abroad, you will need to pack. This can be daunting, Read More

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Recipe: How to make tamales

Tamales are a traditional dish that originated in Mexico. They are made by filling a corn husk with a savory or sweet filling, then wrapping it and steaming it. Tamales can be made with a variety of fillings, including meat, vegetables, and cheese. They are often served with salsa, sour Read More

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Using Maps to Broaden Your Horizons

Maps can serve as a lens through which we view the world from different perspectives. By analyzing and interpreting them, we can develop a deeper understanding of the places we visit or study. A world map, for instance, showcases the vast array of countries and cultures that exist across the Read More

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