Mondays

This post is from student blogger Troy Wilkinson from Colorado State University, Journalism and Global Environmental Sustainability Major studying in Thimphu, Bhutan. I wake up in a dark dorm room with the curtains defending me against the harsh morning light. I groggily get out of bed at 7:40 a.m. and don my gho. The gho is the men’s […]

API Teach Abroad in Vietnam- Participant Vlog!

API Teach abroad participant’s video about his region in Vietnam went viral! API prepared Dustin to teach in Vietnam for three months in 2014 and he hasn’t left Vietnam or the school where he teaches! To get us even more excited, he has shared a video in which he stars, showcasing the beauty of the […]

Politics Abroad- A Perspective

This post is from official student blogger, Sarah Al-Arshani, who is from the  University of Connecticut. Sarah is a Political Science and Journalism Major studying in Dubrovnik, Croatia After the hectic presidential campaign this year, I was excited to escape the tense climate in the States. As an aspiring journalist, I knew I couldn’t turn my […]

City & Country

This post comes from student blogger Kristin Anderson from the University of Alabama, a Film Major currently studying in Dublin, Ireland “Kristin… You’re going to study abroad in a big city?? But you hate cities!” This was a common phrase I heard from friends and family in the months leading up to my departure for Dublin. They […]

Viewing the World at Large

This guest post comes to us from University of Arkansas- Little Rock student, Reagan Martin who is currently studying abroad in Stirling, Scotland. You can read more about her journey abroad so far at http://reaganmartin.com/ World travel makes you modest. It shows you how truly small you are and how much there is to explore. Traveling […]

My Experience in Scotland: Rachelle’s Semester in Stirling

This guest blog post comes to us from Springfield College student and current Stirling study abroad student, Rachelle Edmond.     Hello, my name is Rachelle Edmond and I am studying abroad at the University of Stirling, Scotland. My hometown is Medford, Massachusetts but I am studying at Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. I am […]

A Day in the Life Abroad- Xiamen, China

This post comes from API’s Experiential Program Coordinator, Octavia Sims. You can read a full profile on Octavia’s adventures so far here. This post is a “day in the life” from her time spent in Xiamen, China. Octavia currently manages our Teach abroad participants in China, and her own experience in Xiamen makes her a […]