API Spring 2015 Study Abroad Fairs – 1/15/15 – 1/30/15

API Study Abroad Fair

Now that classes are beginning and winter break is coming to a close, API is excited to announce the first few weeks of our spring 2015 study abroad fairs! Check the list of schools below to see if we’ll be at your campus soon, and visit us to learn about API’s study, intern, volunteer, teach, and work abroad […]

Social Media Guide for Study Abroad Alumni

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Below is an info-graphic prepared by API Seville student Christine O’Dea, outlining suggestions and best practices for social media use for students who have returned from a study abroad program. This info-graphic was one of three that Christine prepared as part of her year-long API Peer Mentor project, and also fit in with her senior thesis which explored social […]

API Spring ’15 Costa Rica Study Abroad Deadlines Extended

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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 […]

Study abroad finale – check in and wind down

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There are a few weeks left until your “chicks” return to the nest from their study abroad program… are you prepared? In an earlier writing I suggested adding some time to their stay abroad – this leads me think about financial and logistical concerns for your travelers… What is the bank account situation? Some of you […]

API Study Abroad Photo Contest Winner

API Study Abroad Photo Contest Winner

Congratulations to Demi Dahl, the fall 2014 API study abroad photo contest winner! Demi is a student at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, and has said that she plans to study abroad in Seville, Spain with API. Demi will receive an API swag package, including a $200 Amazon gift card to help her prepare for […]

Don’t welcome them home from study abroad just yet!


It was only a year ago that I was ticking off the days until my girl returned from API in Florence, Italy. I had just been to visit her and she still had about a month left to her study abroad adventure. Her experience was quickly moving to a close, and she was busy with studies, friends, […]

New Summer Art & Design Study Abroad Programs in Paris!

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API is pleased to announce new art and design summer programs at Parsons Paris! Beginning summer 2015, programs will be available both for pre-college and college students at the Parsons Paris campus. Pre-college students will earn 3 credits by choosing from courses in drawing, design, and fashion courses, conducted in English. The program is open to high […]