Little Italy + NYC = Buenos Aires? Who Knew?!

Palermo—please note: the tree has a sweater?!

I’m human, therefore I make assumptions. I assumed I knew what I was getting myself into when I decided to spend 6 months in Argentina. I assumed I knew enough Spanish to ask basic questions and make polite chit-chat. I assumed I’d be eating some version of rice and beans and tortillas quite a lot. […]

Tigre, Estancia, and Everything in Between!

Last Friday we went on an excursion to Tigre, which is about a 30 minute train ride from Buenos Aires. It is a beautiful town that has more rivers than roads- we needed to canoe to our destination!  It was a super fun time filled with canoe confessions (which has now become a theme in […]

Iguazu: Big Water

This weekend I was lucky enough to see one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. It so was amazing, I have absolutely no words to describe it. …well maybe I have a few! Since this trip was included in API we got to FLY! And stay at a HOTEL! A 4-STAR HOTEL! (just […]

Where Are They Now? API Alumni Profile of Makena Sage

Makena in Greece

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 Buenos Aires student and current marketing strategist, Makena Sage, about her life […]

Summer Art Programs

art abroad

Even though it may not feel like it for many around the country, summer program deadlines are not that far away (nor is summer itself)! For those looking for a summer art program abroad, API offers the following options: For more art fun, follow API’s Art Abroad Pinterest Board. College Study Abroad Programs API offers […]

Escape the cold and volunteer abroad somewhere warm!

An API volunteer relaxes in Thailand

With much of the U.S. still firmly within winter’s grasp, it seems like spring is a LONG ways off. If you’re sick and tired of the cold and looking for an opportunity to do something meaningful with your free time, why not escape to a warmer locale during your spring break on a volunteer abroad program with […]

June Internship Deadlines Extended

API International Internships

API is pleased to announce that the deadlines for the following summer session 1 international internship programs have been extended to March 1, 2015: Barcelona, Spain Buenos Aires, Argentina Dublin, Ireland Santiago, Chile Seville, Spain Note: API also offers flex date internship options throughout the year with start dates offered twice per month. Application deadlines for these flex date internships […]