There’s Still Time to Go Abroad- Fall Deadline Extensions Part II

Good news! There is still time to spend your fall semester abroad with API! Find links to host city information and specific programs and applications below. The complete list of deadline extensions are as follows: Study Abroad Programs- New application deadline for the following programs is 4/30/2017 Brisbane & The Gold Coast, Australia Griffith University, […]

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 […]

API Staff Profile- Octavia

Meet Octavia, API’s Experiential Program Coordinator. She works with Teach, Work, and Volunteer programs in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the South Pacific, as well as with Internships in Asia, Spain, and the South Pacific. “I can’t really put a finger on when I first became obsessed with travel but I will share what personally fuels […]

API New School Shanghai Summer Program: Interview with Lei

We had the chance to interview Lei Ping, Assistant Professor of Chinese Studies at the New School University and Faculty Advisor at India China Institute. She received her Ph.D. in East Asian Studies at New York University. She launched the first field-based New School Summer Study Abroad program in Shanghai in 2013. Students have the […]

Shanghai: Fashion and Creative Urbanism Summer Study Abroad Program

API is excited to offer a new study abroad program in Shanghai for Fashion students! Students in this program will participate in a course called “Shanghai Fashion and Creative Urbanism,” conducted in English and led by faculty from The New School in New York for 3 semester credits. Beyond the 3 credit New School course, […]

New and improved Teach programs in China!

API is pleased to announce that we have launched two new and improved teach abroad programs in China! In our new Teacher’s Assistant in China program, participants will teach English 15-20 hours a week in a Chinese primary or secondary school in exchange for reduced room and board. This is a great opportunity to live […]

API International Internship Placements – Hospitality

API offers a wide variety of international internship placements in 9 countries, including Argentina, Australia, Chile, China, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, and Spain. Following are some recent examples of international hospitality internship placements that API participants have completed: One of the best urban hotels in Barcelona, the AC Hotel Sants is located near the Sants Train […]