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 […]

Dublin Offers Summer Interns a Wealth of Opportunities

API Dublin Summer Interns

By Gillian Clarke – API Dublin Resident Director Prospective API interns will be happy to know that interning abroad in Dublin places them at the economic center of Ireland. The city was the focal point of Ireland’s rapid growth before the global recession and property crash, and is at the heart of the Celtic Tiger’s economic recovery. […]

Pedestrians in Beanies

Figure 1: Me in my beanie looking like a Burglar

I have been in Ireland for 76 days and I’m finally starting to learn how to navigate traffic. It’s very disorienting having cars going the opposite way that they are normally going; so usually I wait at a stop light for ages just to make extra sure that I won’t get hit by a Hyundai […]

Why Intern Abroad?

Clip Art - Travel Briefcase

By Barbara West – API Vice President of Internships and Partner Outreach Gaining work experience is a must for today’s college student. Whether you intern at home or abroad, you will be preparing yourself well for your future career and for what employers’ value.  Sure you can find a great internship in your hometown or […]

November Rains

After the game winning goal, I’m number 3

November in Ireland means rain. It has rained almost every single day since the month started, and I’m getting the feeling that I should probably start preparing for the downpours. I have no gear that is made to protect me from rain, so most of the time when I go out, I come home damp. […]

With Love From London

Ceiling of the Chapter House, Westminster Abbey

Last month my friends and I took on the task of planning a trip to Ireland all on our own. We decided to make a stop in London along the way, as it would be the closest we would get to the UK on this trip. At first, I wasn’t sure that I wanted to […]

48 Hours: Dublin

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Last weekend I took the first of several trips I will be taking around Europe. Our first destination was Dublin, Ireland. In 48 short hours, my friends and I managed to see almost everything there is to see in Dublin. We decided to save some money on this trip and took a bus followed by […]