Bernadette Zappoli, a current sophomore at Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah, is the first individual to enjoy the “Signature Experience” exchange to Belmont University. The newly created NAC&U Signature Experiences offer domestic study away opportunities that allow students to take advantage of host campuses’ unique locations and expertise to gain real-world experience in a cross-cultural setting. The first Signature Experiences are semester-long offerings in entertainment and music business at Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., history of civil rights at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala., and two programs – meteorology and geography – at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Ind. Read more
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