API Scholarship Winners- Summer 2017

We are very excited to announce the API scholarship winners for the summer 2017 term! API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarship funds annually to deserving participants like the ones listed below, including specialty scholarships for underrepresented student populations (such as first-time travelers, students from diverse backgrounds, veterans, and STEM students). Bradley Welch- Grenoble, France- API […]

A Semester in Grenoble- A Photo Collection

This post comes to us from Sol Bukin, current Global Leader at the University of Central Florida. Sol spent the semester in Grenoble, France and has shared her semester via her photographic vision with us here: First, the beautiful city of Grenoble: This is from an API-hosted event called “acrobastille”: This is a castle near Grenoble […]

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 […]

Summer Courses at Parsons Paris: Interview with Jasonpaul McCarthy

We had the chance to interview Jasonpaul McCarthy a Program Director and Assistant Professor of Fashion at Parsons Paris. Among his courses is Fashion Design Process. Our programs at Parsons Paris allow students to experience Paris from an insider’s perspective by exploring the history of European art and design firsthand in the many museums and […]

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 […]

Teach in Costa Rica program- New May Program Start Date!

A surprise new start date opened up for our Teach in Costa Rica program! If this has attracted your attention, get ready to act fast! Five placements have just opened up for an unusual start date to teach in Costa Rica. Teach English to young adults in government-funded vocational school in one of the various cities […]