Parent Perspective: Mari, Why API?

This post comes to us from Mari Kukral, a parent of a current Florence study abroad student. Mari is chronicling her and her daughters shared experience with study abroad on her blog https://vagablondtravels.com. We will be sharing posts and highlights from her blog over the next few weeks. Daughter Alone in Italy ……..My Sweet Girl is my youngest child. […]

Teacher Connections: Alexander in Colombia

We checked in on Alexander, who arrived in Colombia to co-teach English at the start of July, to hear about his first impressions of the culture he is immersed in. Alexander was a member of the third group of teachers API sent off to Colombia this year to finish off the 2017 academic year. There […]

Program Highlight: Study Abroad in Dublin at Maynooth University

Maynooth University (formerly known as the National University of Ireland, Maynooth) offers students the best of both worlds – a small-town experience located within an easy commute of Dublin city. The school prides itself on being Ireland’s only “university town,” and the beautiful, historic campus is closely integrated within the vibrant County Kildare town of Maynooth. […]

Teach Abroad: Skill Building

Applying the skills you acquired teaching abroad to your future career. Not teaching? No problem! Teaching abroad is a life-enriching experience and it is sometimes easy to minimize the work you did upon returning – especially when you are facing a job hunt. You know what you experienced was amazing and that you have gained […]

API Gives Back: Grenoble

This post comes to us from Grenoble alumna and current API Marketing intern, Amanda McEnroe. Amanda studied in Grenoble from Oklahoma State University for the ’16-’17 academic year.  Each semester, API organizes a community service project and it is always different depending on location. For instance, past students have served their community by participating in […]

Intern Profile: Emily

This intern spotlight is on Emily Kuhn from Clemson University. Emily is a Management major with an interest in health sciences, who is currently interning abroad in Barcelona, Spain. Which company are you an intern for? Describe your typical day at work. What are you currently working on?  I am working for Robbie AI! They are […]

Reflections on NAFSA 2017

This May, API attended the annual NAFSA conference in Los Angeles, California. NAFSA the Association of International Educators is the world’s largest nonprofit association dedicated to international education and exchange. NAFSA boasts 10,000 members who are located at more than 3,500 institutions worldwide, in over 150 countries. We interviewed API attendees about their most memorable […]

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