About The Program

Follow this summer & fall 2019’s Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences Global Correspondent, Xiomara Matathias, on her international studies experiences in Bordeaux & Pau, France!

Xiomara is a UMass Lowell double major in World Languages & Cultures & Peace & Conflict Studies, studying in the summer of 2019 in Bordeaux, France at the University of Bordeaux Montaigne through UMass Lowell’s Exchange Program and this fall at the University of Pau through UMass Lowell Partner-led program USAC in Pau, France.

Xiomara Matathias poses with other students in the city center in Bordeaux
Xiomara Matathias taking a picture of historic homes in France.
Xiomara Matathias and another student pose for a picture at the beach.

You can also read blogs from current and previous trips to Spain listed below or from other destinations across the globe UMass Lowell students travel to.

Current & Previous Study Abroad Trips to France Blogs:

Xiomara Matathias and another student on bikes at the beach.