Congratulations on your recent voyage abroad!  We know you are excited and brimming with stories of your experiences abroad and insights into your host country’s culture.  Might you be looking for a captive audience with whom to share those experiences, or are you seeking new ways to study, travel, or work abroad again?  If so, then we invite you to attend the next Lessons From Abroad Returnee Conference in Spring 2017. Please check back for the exact date and location.

Conference highlights include:

  • Meeting other recent study abroad returnees from all over Maryland
  • Hearing from dynamic and motivating keynote speakers
  • Learning how to talk about your newly acquired global skills in a job interview
  • Discovering how you can work or study abroad after graduation
  • Networking with professionals working in internationally-focused jobs
  • Staying connected to and sharing stories about your study abroad experience

This is a great opportunity to network with other students and professionals.  We ask that you dress business casual and bring several copies of your resume.

2016 Conference Schedule (subject to change):

9:30 to 10:00- Registration
10:00 to 10:45-  Welcome by Angela Manginelli (Lessons from Abroad)
10:45 to 11:30- Cross Cultural Exercise with Cynthia Terry (Goucher College)
11:40 to 12:30- Panel Discussion
12:30 to 1:45- Lunch with Panelists
1:45- 2:15- Marketing your study abroad experience with Jessica Burns (Global Experiences)
2:15 – 3:00pm- Resume review


Registration will open a few months before the event. Please check back.

We hope to see you there! If you have any questions, please email us at

The Lessons From Abroad Baltimore Planning Committee