School Stuff

Well, it has now been two full weeks that I have been out of the States, as I am residing in Costa Rica for the next 3 months! I am attending Universidad Veritas, a private arts university in the Zapoté area of San José (the neighborhood I am living in). The University’s main programs are […]

Weekend Excursions

Two months is long enough in a new place to feel like you are finally living there. Things start to become routine and the place where you are staying starts to feel like home. Although this is a great thing for people who like some routine in their lives, it’s hard because it makes you […]

A Trip To Guatemala

¨I feel as though the cardboard box of my own reality has been flattened and blown open. Now I can see the edge of the world.¨ – Tom Hiddleston Buenos from Guatemala! I have now been in Guatemala on a short trip to visit my friend Iris who studied abroad at my school last year. […]

API Spring ’15 Costa Rica Study Abroad Deadlines Extended

The following API study abroad programs are STILL accepting applications for spring 2015: San José, Costa Rica Intensive Language Winter Quarter Program – Universidad Veritas – APPLY BY DEC. 30, 2013 Latin American Studies and Internship Winter Quarter Program – Universidad Veritas – APPLY BY DEC. 30, 2013 Language and Culture Winter Quarter Program – Universidad […]

You Will Never Be Completely At Home Again

“You will never be completely at home again, because part of your heart will always be elsewhere. That is the price you pay for the richness of loving and knowing people in more than one place.” Living in a different place for a semester can be a challenge, but it is also something that we […]

Panamanian Adventures

Besides the fact that I got sick from this past weekend, it has been my best experience I have had so far studying abroad! Bocas del Toro, Panama was amazing! Let’s just say that a homemade brownie three nights in a row along with a banana smoothie once a day were some of the highlights. […]

API Spring 2015 Study Abroad Deadlines Extended – Part 3

The following API study abroad programs are still accepting applications for spring 2015: Budapest, Hungary International Business and Humanities (Corvinus University of Budapest) – APPLY BY NOV. 1, 2014 Buenos Aires, Argentina Argentine and Latin American Studies Early Start (Universidad de Belgrano) – APPLY BY NOV. 15, 2014 Argentine and Latin American Studies Regular Start (Universidad de Belgrano) – […]