API Safety Update – Paris Shooting 4/20/17

All API students currently in Paris are safe and accounted for, following a shooting yesterday evening on the Champs Elysée. Please do not hesitate to contact the API office if you have any questions or concerns Our hearts go out to the affected individuals and families.

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 […]

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 […]

Summer Courses at Parsons Paris: Interview with Alexandra Helminger

We had the chance to interview Alexandra Helminger from Parsons Paris who teaches 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 design studios throughout Paris. The program is open to all students […]

Introduction to Design & Management– API Summer Courses at Parsons Paris

Over the course of the next several months, we plan to feature some of our favorite summer course offerings. We recently covered Design and Food Cultures here. This week we’re profiling Introduction to Design & Management. The Parsons Paris Summer program allows you to experience Paris from an insider’s perspective by exploring the history of […]

10 Apps Every Study Abroad Student Should Have on Their Phone

This post is from our official student blogger, Sarah Nichols. Sarah is a Senior Economics (Accounting) and French major from the University of Alaska-Anchorage. She is currently spending the academic year in Grenoble, France. Note from API: When planning travel once abroad don’t forget about the incredible in person resource that is your on-site staff […]

Photography in Paris- API Summer Courses at Parsons Paris

As our Spring students prepare to head abroad soon, we’re already getting excited about what’s going to happen next summer! Over the course of the next several months, we plan to feature some of our favorite summer course offerings. You can read a profile on “Explorations in Drawing” here. Our next profile will be “Photography […]