It Isn’t All Champagne and Strolls along the Seine: A Student’s Story on Coping with Depression Abroad

API alumni came together to feature issues related to mental health awareness and study abroad.  Join us this week as we look at the many aspects of healthy adventure in a foreign culture. I’ve always wanted to go to France. A friend sent me a postcard from Paris when I was twelve, and I stuck […]

Live, Travel, Adventure…and Don’t Be Sorry.

API alumni came together to feature issues related to mental health awareness and study abroad.  Join us this week as we look at the many aspects of healthy adventure in a foreign culture. We’ve all experienced it before: the inevitable interaction that occurs between the Returned Study Abroad Student and the Well-Intentioned Friend or family […]

API Alumni Spotlight: Julia McGuire

API’s alumni programs offer returned students a chance to engage with campus in exciting ways.  This blog series will highlight how alumni plan innovative events on campus and what they learn about themselves and their API experience along the way. Meet Julia McGuire, API Galway alumna, who is serving for a semester on her campus […]

API Alumni Highlight: Vicky Cooley

  API Alumna Vicky Cooley studied abroad with API in both Salamanca and Seville, Spain.  Vicky has been selected for the “Cervantes Award” from Springfield College, an award for distinction in Spanish language and culture, as well as a dedication to her studies and high academic achievement.  We congratulate Vicky on her win and chat […]

API Alumni Spotlight: Emmy Ciabattoni

 API’s alumni programs offer returned students a chance to engage with campus in exciting ways.  This blog series will highlight how alumni plan innovative events on campus and what they learn about themselves and their API experience along the way. Meet Emmy Ciabattoni, API Seville alumna, who is serving for a semester on her campus […]

API Alumni Spotlight: Jennica Betsch

API’s alumni programs offer returned students a chance to engage with campus in exciting ways.  This blog series will highlight how alumni plan innovative events on campus and what they learn about themselves and their API experience along the way. Meet Jennica Betsch, API Grenoble alumna who served for a semester on her campus at […]

Where Are They Now? API Alumni Profile of Emily Sweeney

We at API feel very fortunate to be able to touch so many lives through our international programs, but often we find ourselves wondering – where are they now? In this edition of the API alumni profile series, we’ll be speaking with former API Teach in Colombia participant and current Study Abroad Advisor, Emily Sweeney, […]