Where have you been in the world since your last API program? The three incredible summers I spent with API in Granada, Salamanca, and Paris and is a regular API Blog contributor.
Now that most API study abroad deadlines have passed, we are once again happy to offer deadline extensions for many of our upcoming fall 2014 and academic year 2014-2015 programs. The following programs with deadlines of June 10th have been extended to June 24th: Caen, France French Language and Culture (Centre d’Enseignement du Français pour Étrangers [...]
One of the most comforting aspects of living in Madrid is that although it contains many signs of being a typical Spanish city (legs of jamón everywhere, the constant chatter of castellano, the minefields of dog poop that are Spanish sidewalks), it has enough “at home” comforts to dilute the severity of my occasional fits [...]
API is pleased to extend the application deadlines for several of our summer and fall 2014 study abroad programs! The following programs with deadlines of April 1 are still open or have extended deadlines: Barcelona, Spain – University of Barcelona Language and Culture Summer Program – SUMMER deadline extended to April 15, 2014 Bilbao, Spain [...]
Arabesque- a form of Islamic art used first in the 9th century consisting of intersecting lines and curving “tendrils” in repeating sections as a form of surface decoration a ballet position where one leg is the body’s base and the other extends behind the dancer (arabesque penchée* includes the upper body moving downward vertically as [...]
One thing I’ve noticed that’s so easy to do Seville, my host country, seemed so small in comparison to what I was faced with in Barcelona. It was even a bit overwhelming at times! The next weekend, our entire API group went to Granada. Immediately upon entering the city, I felt completely comfortable. The city [...]