The Semester at Sea ship is the MV Explorer . Up to 600 students board the vessel for each semester-long voyage around the globe. (Photo courtesy: Semester at Sea)
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Studying on the high seas: Four sisters make Semester at Sea voyages a family affair

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CINCINNATI - One sister passed on her Semester at Sea experience to next for an education that became a family affair.


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