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Paris Welcomes LaGuardia Students
Long Island City, NY—New Yorker reporter Lauren Collins wrote about high-achieving LaGuardia students who went to Paris this summer. Six engineering & environmental study students were among 17 community college scholars selected from across the US to go to France as a part of a novel program called Community College Abroad in France. The unique program was spearheaded by the Cultural and Scientific Services of the French Embassy, in partnership with Community Colleges for International Development and the n+i network (a network of 50 top engineering schools in France).
For many of the students, it was their first time in Europe and first-ever visit to Paris.
The outstanding students had opportunities to observe the city’s initiatives on sustainable development, learned about French culture, and about professional opportunities and engineering studies in France.
Read the full article: Community College in Paris