API Safety Update: Attack at London Houses of Parliament

API has confirmed the safety of API England staff and students currently studying or interning with API in London, following the tragic attack outside the British Houses of Parliament today that resulted in multiple casualties. All API students have been advised to avoid the area, to monitor local media, and to adhere to safety and security […]

Program Spotlight: Teach Abroad in Costa Rica

Program Spotlight: Teach for a cause in Costa Rica! The Teach in Costa Rica programs belong partly among our “Teach” opportunities and partly among the “Volunteer” opportunities. Are you looking to teach English to youth of thriving communities through programs funded by the Costa Rican Ministry of Education and Ministry of Labor and Social Security? If […]

Technology & Being Abroad: Living in the Moment

This post is from student blogger Sandra Collopy from Saint Michaels College, English and Media Studies Major studying in Florence, Italy. Things take slower here in Italy. The Florentines walk the cobblestone streets leisurely in no hurry at all. I admire this about them and usually try to match their paces, letting the sun’s rays be […]

16 Things I Learned- A Study Abroad Reflection

This reflective post comes to us from current API Global Leader, Logan Paul. Logan studies at Bryant University and studied abroad in the Fall of 2016 in Viña del Mar, Chile     “16 things I learned in 2016” 1. People come into your life of a reason- From meeting some pretty important people this year […]

Why Ireland?

This St. Patrick’s Day we are highlighting our many programs in Ireland. API offers Study, Intern, High School and Gap Year Programs abroad in Ireland!  Ireland has always held a certain allure to student travelers. Its lush landscape and rolling green hills are an iconic feature of Ireland home to ancient castles, hearty food, and […]

Intern Abroad: CioccolArt Sicily Museum

This post is from current API Global Leader, Jordan Patterson. Jordan is from Bryant University and participated in a study and internship abroad program at the Babilonia Language School. Here he shares his experience partnering with a local business: CioccolArt Sicily Museum!  My first day at the CioccolArt Sicily Museum (yes, a CHOCOLATE art museum), I […]

Reflecting on a Semester Abroad- Hannah

This post comes to us from API Alumna and current Global Leader, Hannah Bowman. Hannah studied in Lisbon, Portugal and is a student at the University of South Carolina.  Bullet journaling is a take on traditional journaling. Instead of full sentences and paragraphs that summarize your day, a bullet journal’s primary base are bullet points. […]