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February 15, 2024

Verto’s Top 5 Ways to Make Friends During College

By Matteo Travers, Verto Discovery ManagerYou’ve just joined the Verto Community - congratulations! Your self-discovery doesn’t start once you get on-site; it starts in the months and weeks leading up to your departure. Every action you take to get involved in your community will contribute to you feeling more confident, prepared, and focused for your…
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February 1, 2024

Verto Alumni Series: Where are they Now? Aurora Till

By Matteo Travers, Community ManagerWe interviewed Aurora Till, Verto Alumna (Fiji, Spring 2021 and Florence, Fall 2021) to hear about her life after Verto. Aurora is currently studying at the American University of Rome, one of Verto’s Direct Transfer Partner Colleges.Matteo: Tell me a little bit about your path to Verto. Why did you choose…
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January 25, 2024

Before the Stories Begin: Fall 2024 Community

By Matteo Travers, Verto Discovery ManagerDon’t wait for this opportunity to join the Fall 2024 Community pass you by - Enroll today and start meeting your community! Verto Education participants– Vertoans as we call ourselves, are some of the brightest students that this world has yet to meet. As we gear up for our largest…
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January 16, 2024

Interview with High School College Counselor, Ann Stucki

By Neal Crosson, National Admissions ManagerI recently sat down to chat with Ann Stucki, High School College Counselor at Wasatch Academy. Ann, both a college counselor and a parent to a Verto participant, shares her insights on the program's educational and personal growth opportunities. With a rich background in sociocultural studies and extensive travel, Ann…
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December 20, 2023

How to Make the Most of Office Hours

By Team Verto LondonBuilding rapport with your faculty is an important part of being a responsible college student. Your faculty are there to support your learning and challenge you to transform your way of thinking. But sometimes it can be nerve-wracking to attend Office Hours for the first time. At Verto, we know this- and…
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December 7, 2023

A Day in Lucca, Italy

Experience traveling to Lucca from Florence with Fall 2023 participant Luke Berthelot. ***This is an example of a student’s experience from Fall 2023 traveling independently. Specific programming and activities are subject to change semester by semester.This past weekend I got the chance to take a day trip from Florence to Lucca! I don't have Friday classes…
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November 29, 2023

Interview with Verto Dean of Students Dr. James Lorello

By Matteo Travers, Community ManagerToday I sat down with Dr. James Lorello, Dean of Students at Verto Education. In this interview, James shares his background, student life at Verto, and self-authorship theory. Read on below or watch the recording!Matteo: What’s your background, and what has it been like working at Verto as the Dean of…
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November 13, 2023

Verto Alumni Series: Where are they Now?

By Matteo Travers, Community ManagerFeaturing Tessa Yutzy (Online Fall 2020, Costa Rica Spring 2021, Costa Rica Fall 2021) Today we interviewed Tessa Yutzy! Tessa participated in our virtual semester and then spent 1 year with Verto in Costa Rica. She now studies at Macquarie University, one of Verto’s Partner Colleges, in her last year.Matteo: Tell…