Many of the speakers' statements included in this website attest to the fact that students can experience personal growth by studying abroad. In fact, the speakers list "experiencing personal growth" as one of the main reasons a student should study abroad. All statements
About U.S. students studying abroad
About international students studying in the U.S.
In this section, you may choose to view speakers' statements relating to the topic of "personal growth". Speakers address how their own study abroad experiences helped them experience personal growth, and/or how study abroad in general can help other students experience personal growth.
Statements addressing personal growth can be viewed according to one of the three following perspectives: