Why We Do It Wednesday- Mallory

API employees work tirelessly in the U.S. and abroad to serve our participants and ensure they have the best international experience possible. At API, we all share stories of personal transformation by international experience. We remember our first days abroad, our first meals, and our first international flights. We have stories of transformation in common […]

API Safety Update – Italy Earthquake

API Resident Directors have confirmed the safety of all API participants in Italy, following a earthquake near the town of Lorcia in the central part of the country (northeast of Rome), that caused a great amount of localized damage and killed over 30 people.

Want an internship abroad next spring? Apply now!

It may sound crazy to talk about spring deadlines as the fall semester is just starting, but here we are! If you are thinking about interning abroad next spring, now is the time to apply! API offers international internships in a variety of fields, including (but not limited to): Accounting and Finance Advertising, Communications, and […]

API Fall Study Abroad Fairs – 8/21/16 – 9/9/16

Can you believe that summer is almost over, and the fall semester is set to begin? Don’t be in denial – that just means study abroad fair season is upon us! Check the list below to see if/when we’re coming to a campus near you! University of California, Berkeley (CALTOPIA) – 8/21/16 Emporia State University […]

Take it easy like a costeño – my Colombia teaching story

I recently graduated from university with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Like most recent college graduates, I was absolutely clueless about where my career path would take me. When my Spanish professor introduced me to API’s teach abroad program, I knew this was a great step for me to take during my gap year. […]

Get to Know the API Family- Interview with Anouk

From time to time we like to highlight members of our API family. Today we are profiling Anouk, the current Resident Director for our students in Berlin. (API) You are one of API’s newest Resident Directors… what made you interested in this position? How did you come to API? (Anouk) The former Resident Director in […]

Special API Teach Abroad Program in Italy

Are you looking for an affordable way to live abroad next spring? API has a new program to work as an English Teaching Assistant in the lovely city of Turin, in northern Italy. Just look at the beautiful architecture and landscape: This Teaching program, organized in cooperation with the Italian Ministry of Education, is being […]