Advice for parents and students abroad
Don't dress like an American — no college T-shirts, baseball caps, etc.
Don't hang out in groups.
Don't talk loudly in public places.
Don't go to American-style clubs and restaurants.
Check the State Department Web site,www.state.gov.
Don't trust the program for all your information — check independent sources.
Make sure the program has contingency plans (all Utah programs do).