International education and travel related links, photos, quotes and pieces of interest.
Theme by nostrich.
People Who Studied Abroad #356:
Arthur Sullivan, composer
In 1856, at the age of 14, he was awarded the first Mendelssohn Scholarship from the Royal Academy of Music, which allowed him to study at the Leipzig Conservatoire (Germany).
Fictional Character Who Studied Abroad #16:
Princess Zara, Utopia, Limited
Calynx: Good news! Great news! His Majesty’s eldest daughter, Princess Zara, who left our shores five years since to go to England—the greatest, the most powerful, the wisest country in the world — has taken a high degree at Girton, and is on her way home again, having achieved a complete mastery over all the elements that have tended to raise that glorious country to her present pre-eminent position among civilized nations!