ICDS: What is “Gallo Pinto?” Part 1

This post comes to us from our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: ICDS (International Center for Development Studies) that you can learn about here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/ Studying Abroad is an opportunity to acquire knowledge, challenge yourself, expand your cultural and personal boundaries, and gain academic experience. But…what about the food? Food is actually quite […]

Why Costa Rica

This post comes to us from our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: ICDS (International Center for Development Studies) that you can learn about here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/ Once you have made up your mind to Study Abroad, and are planning for an experience that will enrich your personal and academic life, there is a key […]

ICDS: Costa Rica & Host Families

This post comes to us from our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: ICDS (International Center for Development Studies) that you can learn about here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/ Participating in ICDS programs gives you a once in a lifetime opportunity to live with a host family in Costa Rica and experience cultural immersion. How to decide […]

ICDS: Traveling in Costa Rica

Do not miss the opportunity to study abroad in a country that hosts 5% of the world’s biodiversity. Costa Rica is a beautiful country and its small size allows you to visit pristine beaches, rainforests, volcanoes, and jungles without spending much time traveling. “Traveling to Costa Rica was one of the most unforgettable experiences of […]

ICDS- Development Studies in Latin America: An Interdisciplinary Program

API offers a great opportunity for students to learn more and get involved in the search for sustainability and social justice through the program “Development Studies in Latin America: An Interdisciplinary Program.” This program is run by our partner the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS) in beautiful Costa Rica. According to the former Secretary-General […]

ICDS Faculty Interview: Helen Temple

Learn more about our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: International Studies for Development Studies (ICDS) through an interview with ICDS Professor, Helen Temple! You can learn more about our study abroad program in San Jose here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/ 1) What have you been working on lately? What do you teach? What is the value […]

ICDS Faculty Interview: Yanina Rovinski

Learn more about our partner institution in San Jose, Costa Rica: International Studies for Development Studies (ICDS) through an interview with Yanina Rovinski, who teaches environmental courses at ICDS! You can learn more about our study abroad program in San Jose here: https://www.apistudyabroad.com/programs/costa-rica/san-jose/   1) What have you been working on lately? What do you […]

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