Morristown Beard Parents and Students Discover Global Possibilities

Morristown Beard Parents and Students Discover Global Possibilities

On Thursday, December 8, MBS students and parents enjoyed Global Studies Vendor Day, which highlighted the many study abroad opportunities, service and adventure trips, and semester programs that are available.

MBS parents were able to meet with the vendors and take in presentations as part of the Parents Association General Meeting. A special thanks is in order to a group of students who presented on their experience taking part in similar opportunities:

Antonella Ortega '24 - CIEE, Summer 2022
Ayo Fayemi '23 - The island School, Fall Semester 2021
Abby Korb '23 - The Island School, Spring Semester 2022
Tomiwa Oluwasola '23 - SYA Year Abroad 2021-22
Jerry Meranus '24 - Currently at The Mountain School, Fall Semester 2022

Afterwards, all students were able to speak with the vendors as well in the Math & Science Center during their lunch periods.

Participating vendors included:

Alzar School

Chewonki Maine Coast Semester

Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE)

Give & Surf

The Island School

The Oxbow School

Oxbridge Academic Programs

Putney Travel/National Geographic Student Travel and Expedition

Rustic Pathways

The School for Ethics and Global Leadership (SEGL)

School Year Abroad (SYA)

The Traveling School

Where There Be Dragons

For questions and more information regarding opportunities that are available, please contact MBS Global Studies Coordinator Aline de la Torre-McCloskey at


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