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January 29, 2018

You may recognize Dr. Alan Altimont on campus by a few markers. I think of him as a mix of Robert De Niro and Santa whilst wearing a fashionable bowtie--he’s been into wearing bowties for the past 15 years now.Altimont teac...

French international student evaluates American experience


March 20, 2017

Freshman Mathilde Piquet-Gauthier is an international business major from Angers, France.  Her time at St. Edward’s University marked her first American experience. Since moving to Austin, Piquet-Gauthier’s perspectives on...

4 dead in balcony collapse at St. Edward’s partner school in France

Neta Bomani

October 19, 2016

Editor's Note: This story has been updated throughout. An apartment balcony collapsed Saturday night in Angers, France, killing four and injuring 14 others, local authorities said. The accident killed four French students an...

Moving cities (from Hanoi, VN to Munich, DE) can be physically and emotionally exhausting! So, treat yourself with a Bretzel and Bier at the English Gardens!


February 3, 2016

France (Print Only)

Jacob Sanchez

November 16, 2015

St. Edward’s University alumna Marie Vilsange is afraid. She’s afraid to walk the streets. She’s even afraid to leave her apartment.“Paris is no longer a safe city.”That is how Vilsange describes her home after Friday’s series of s...

Professors to teach abroad in Angers for upcoming semester


October 25, 2013

At St. Edward’s University, all students are encouraged to study abroad. Students, though, are not the only ones encouraged to go abroad.In the spring of 2014, Mary Rist, professor of English writing and rhetoric, and Bill Quinn, profes...

Studying abroad presents language barriers in some countries


March 6, 2013

Studying abroad in a non-English speaking country versus an English speaking country is a decision that every student who plans to study abroad has to make. But a student also has the option of taking classes in English while ...

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