Northeastern, Santander renew global business partnership

As part of the Bachelor of Science in International Business program, Phillip Turner spent a year in Madrid studying at a private university and working on co-op with a digital marketing consultancy. He learned to speak fluent Spanish and made a score of lifelong friends from Europe.

“I enjoyed the adventure,” said Turner, a fifth-year senior who returned to Northeastern from co-op in August. “Everything was a little bit challenging,” he added, noting the difficulty of adapting to the Spanish-speaking work environment.

Turner was among eight students in the BSIB program who gathered in a conference room in the Egan Research …read more