ESN Country: 
Elena Frías
Date of the event: 
Friday, 13 November, 2015
Goal of the event: 
Raising awareness about the benefits of studying abroad
Short description of the event: 
The activity took place in a High School with pre-university students, in order to explain them the characteristics of Erasmus+ grants and the experience of Erasmus as international students in their city. The Erasmus students highlighted the importance and benefits of studying abroad, for example showing their culture with others and broadening their minds. The German-Turkish girls had a presentation about the migration issue, and their integration in their new country; the French students showed the Parisian facts making a comparison with Valladolid and their experience as International students here, and finally the hindi make an overview about his country and culture, talking about Diwali, recently celebrated.
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Students were involved in the activity, asking multiple questions about the ESNers experience abroad, the procedure of applying for Erasmus+ grant and also about the Erasmus culture. They expressed their interest in having an International experience in the next years at their studies at HEI's. Their express their gratitude to Erasmus students by signing their flags with friendly and thankful thoughts :)

We did the activity with two groups. The precedent group persuaded their teacher to join us, because they enjoyed a lot the activity we did with them and they wanted to hear more international experiences
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