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Discovering her resilience: World traveler to future Marine

Studying abroad can be an enlightening and exhilarating experience.

Rhiannon Winner ’19 is one of many Gettysburgians who have broadened their perspectives through the global learning opportunities offered at Gettysburg. After studying in Rwanda, Winner decided to join the Marine Corps after graduation—a significant career decision she made as a result of examining her personal and professional goals while she was abroad.

Roughly 60% of Gettysburg students spend at least one semester studying abroad, and others pursue experiential learning programs offered by the Center for Public Service and the Eisenhower Institute, to name a couple.

Read about her experiences studying globally.