Traveling Abroad Tips: Hostels

This post is from official student blogger, Leah Sharaby. Leah is a Junior Linguistics Major and Spanish Minor studying in Seville, Spain from Western Washington University. For many, studying abroad is not only a great opportunity to experience their host city and country, but also to explore other countries and cities! One of the biggest debates I’ve […]

Studying at the Universidad de Sevilla

This post is from official student blogger, Leah Sharaby. Leah is a Junior Linguistics Major and Spanish Minor studying in Seville, Spain from Western Washington University. One of my professors once likened the Universidad de Sevilla building to Hogwarts, in that it’s even bigger than it looks, and is incredibly easy to get lost inside of. I’ve […]

Cooking in Sevilla

This post is from official student blogger, Leah Sharaby. Leah is a Junior Linguistics Major and Spanish Minor studying in Seville, Spain  from Western Washington University. Whether you live in a host family or a residencia in Sevilla, mealtimes are a great opportunity to get to know the family, speak Spanish, and try new things! Be prepared […]

Exploring Seville’s Dance Community

API’s Community Leadership program is an extracurricular option open to all API semester students studying abroad in Seville. API’s fall group of Community Leaders landed in Seville in September, and they have been busy planning events and encouraging their peers to explore the city. You can read about this semester’s group of Community Leaders here […]

First Days in Spain

This post is from official student blogger, Leah Sharaby. Leah is a Junior Linguistics Major and Spanish Minor studying in Seville, Spain  from Western Washington University. One of the things that drew me to API was the abundance of included trips, excursions, and activities…  and the first week of the program was no exception! Upon our arrival in […]

Why We Do It Wednesday- Theresa

API employees work tirelessly in the U.S. and abroad to serve our participants and ensure they have the best international experience possible. At API, we all share stories of personal transformation by international experience- we remember our first days abroad, our first meals, and our first international flights. We have these stories of transformation in […]

Building Community Abroad

API’s Community Leadership program is an extracurricular option open to all API semester students studying abroad in Seville. API’s fall group of Community Leaders landed in Seville about a month ago, and they have been busy planning events and encouraging their peers to explore the city. You can read about this semester’s group of Community Leaders here and […]