Perspectives Abroad: The United States Presidential Election

The mission of API is to transform lives by providing enriching academic and cross-cultural experiences that foster increased self-knowledge, cultural sensitivity, and understanding of the global nature of our contemporary world. Following a divisive and turbulent election season, both in the US and abroad, we encouraged our students to reflect on the November US presidential […]

It’s #GivingTuesday!

In this season of giving, it’s great to choose opportunities that can deepen the impact of your contribution. In addition to matching certain contributions made to fundraiser campaigns on Facebook and other platforms today, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is also working in collaboration with the second annual #MyGivingStory contest. You can find basics […]

API Gives Back

In the spirit of giving, we’re highlighting “API Gives Back” projects occurring at our host sites all over the world this Fall. API is committed to finding opportunities for our students to contribute to the communities in which they are living and learning abroad. Each semester, many API on-site directors organize an “API Gives Back Project” to […]

Picture Yourself in Paris!: Snapchat Contest

It’s contest time! Starting today, 11/21 through next Friday 12/4 “Picture Yourself In Paris. Send us your France inspired selfies to win prizes from Parsons Paris & API. How does this all work? Take a selfie. via GIPHY 2.  Transform that selfie via drawing, stickers, words… anything to place yourself in a Parisian scene. Draw […]

Carbon Offset FAQs

Becoming a global citizen involves not only learning about other cultures and places but also recognizing that each individual has an impact on the world. To ensure that our students’ experiences positively contribute to their host communities and to the planet, API participates in several important environmental initiatives, such as our API Gives Back projects and […]

Parsons Paris Interview: Fabienne

Meet Fabienne Maître and learn about her experience in Paris, at the API for Parsons Paris Office. Tell us about you! How long have you been with API for Parsons Paris, where are you from, what do you like to do? I have been working for the past 3 years and a half for API for Parsons […]

Picture Yourself in Australia!: Snapchat Contest

ICYMI, you have one more day to get in on our snapchat-selfie contest to win some La Trobe University  prizes! What do you have to do? Take a selfie. via GIPHY 2.  Transform that selfie via drawing, stickers, words… anything to place yourself in an Australian scene 3.  Snap it to us at snapiabroad OR if […]