Don’t Worry… Study Abroad

Studying abroad was never the plan. Actually, it was quite the opposite. I struggled enough freshmen year making friends and adjusting to life away from home; there’s no way I could do an entire semester in a foreign country. And besides, senior year was meant for participating in senior activities and hanging out with friends while everyone is still in the same place; however,
Arts & Entertainment

The Best Entertainment of 2017

As studious as we claim to be, even the best of us need to unwind every now and again. 2017 was a great year in media, and our Arts and Entertainment staff picked some of their favorite time wasters of the past year. Baby Driver - Emma Sheehan [caption id="attachment_3595" align="alignnone" width="1200"] (image credit: Sony Pictures)[/caption] One of my favorite films of 2017 is Baby Driver.

Top 10 Stories of 2017

2017 was a big year for The Penmen Press, as we launched PenmenPress.com in early September and have redefined how we tell SNHU's story. As we celebrate the new year and reflect on the past one, we wanted to share PenmenPress.com's Top 10 stories from 2017! #1 Email Malfunction Leads to University Wide Chain [caption id="attachment_1395" align="alignnone" width="5132"] The initial email from Student Affairs

Culinary Major Dishes Out Details on European Cuisine

Amanda Richard, a culinary management major, is spending the first semester of her senior year in a country known internationally for its cuisine. While she has not had the opportunity to cook in her host family’s kitchen, she experiences Italian homecooked dinners five nights a week and has sampled other foods around Europe. In Italy, meals are separated into four courses There’s antipasto, first

IEW Photography Contest Winners Announced

The winners of the International Education Week (IEW) Photography Competition were contacted on Monday, November 27. There were four categories and three overall winners, all pursuing their master’s in information technology. Warseem Akram Pension Honnur won two categories: Home is Where the Heart is and My Favorite Place. The Going Global category was won by Divya Paripati’s photo and Vishwal Shah’s photo won A

Setting a Global Example in the Face of Terrorism

In the past few years the threat of terrorism has been an unavoidable constant in news coverage, both domestic and internationally. According to Reuters, the number of attacks resulting in fatalities in Western Europe has risen from two in 2014 to 23 and 30 in 2015 and 2016, respectively. It’s not a surprise that families have concerns over sending their children abroad. “My family

New Study Abroad Partnership in Denmark

Starting in the Fall 2018 semester, students will have the opportunity to study abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark. SNHU’s Study Abroad Office developed a partnership with Copenhagen Business Academy, which, as the name implies, will be geared towards marketing, business administration and international business students. “However, it is potentially open to all majors, but we said it would be ideal for these majors, because the

Study Abroad Student Brianna Ouellette Spends Semester in New Zealand Homestay

Brianna Ouellette, class of 2019, is not living in the dorms this semester. Nor is she commuting from her home in New Hampshire. She’s living in a homestay in New Zealand (NZ) with a family she had never met before. Ouellette is studying abroad this semester in a time zone that’s 16 hours ahead of SNHU, at Otago Polytechnic, located in Dunedin, NZ. Ouellette