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Session 1 arrives in Sydney!

By Maxine Eisenberg at CIEE

After maybe the longest flight we have all ever taken, CIEE Sydney Session 1 has arrived upside down and in the future! In the land of kangaroos, wallabies, and spiders... keep reading

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Amaijah tries Cricket

By Brianna Luedke at CIEE

Edited by Brianna. Hi, everyone! My name is Amaijah Coates, age 16, and I’m a soon to be junior from Philadelphia, PA. Today was an amazing day for the global... keep reading

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Take 2: Madison's Day at Featherdale Zoo

By Brianna Luedke at CIEE

Written by Madison Koo (she/her) age 16 from New York. Edited by Brianna Luedke. “Ow, my face!” OMG, a kangaroo just punched me! Oh well. I guess that’s what I... keep reading

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Sydney Sealife Aquarium

By Brianna Luedke at CIEE

"No water, no life. No blue, no green." This phrase, orginally spoken by Dr. Sylvia Earle, echoed in my brain as we first entered the SeaLife Sydney Aquarim this past... keep reading

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Guest Post: Avery Harriman

By Le Tran at CIEE

My name is Avery Harriman, I’m a soon-to-be senior from Carrboro, NC and am currently in the Australian Wildlife Conservation From Land to Sea study abroad program. Having completed our... keep reading

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Madison's Day at the Taronga Zoo

By Brianna Luedke at CIEE

Blog post written by Madison Koo (she/her) age 16 from New York. Edited by Brianna Luedke. Whoa…what a day! I can't believe all the amazing animals I saw at the... keep reading

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Speak to the Sea and It Shall Speak to Thee

By Le Tran at CIEE

Our students have been reflecting on the ways in which the ocean's presence impacts Australia's way of life as well as the lessons one can gain from observing its natural... keep reading

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Reflections and first impressions

By Le Tran at CIEE

“If we take care of the environment, it will take care of us back,” a student quote during our time at Manly Beach. The group got up early to start... keep reading

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Welcome to Sydney, new friends!

By Le Tran at CIEE

After a long journey, the crew arrived in Sydney to cool, sunny weather. As students got settled into our housing, they were shown how to navigate their way around Sydney... keep reading

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Parting Thoughts - A Student Point of View

By Ellen Renard at CIEE

This Blog was written by one of our students, Emily Vu! Summary of what the CIEE program was like? Embarking on the CIEE Sydney Australia program was an absolute blast... keep reading

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Wrapping Up - A Student Point of View

By Ellen Renard at CIEE

This blog was written by one of our students, Ryan Chan! G’day! I’m Ryan Chan from San Jose, California, and I have had an absolute blast during my time here... keep reading

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Blue Mountains Overnight Trip!

By Alex Mirande at CIEE

Hi everyone! My name is Lauren Marx and I’m from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I’m enrolled in CIEE’s Australian Conservation from Land to Sea program this summer! This past weekend we traveled... keep reading

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Fieldwork!

By Alex Mirande at CIEE

We are midway through the course and the students continue to learn something new every day. Yesterday, we visited the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Crystal, a Sydney CIEE... keep reading

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A Day at Taronga Zoo

By Alex Mirande at CIEE

This blog post was written by one of our students, Sam! Hello everyone! My name is Sam Feldman, and I am a rising Senior from Raleigh, North Carolina. For my... keep reading

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Coast and Cricket - Student Point of View

By Ellen Renard at CIEE

This blog post was written by one of our students, Emma! Hello everyone! My name is Emma Robinson, and I am currently a part of the Australian Conservation from Land... keep reading