Land of Bacon, Dryers, and Dove Shampoo

Land of Bacon, Dyers, and Dove Shampoo

It took over 20 hours to travel home yesterday. But that only after franticly weighing luggage in Florence, a wonderful layover in Amsterdam (divine cheese and cookie samples, let me tell you), and refueling in Maine, which both my friend and I were convinced was actually somewhere in Russia. Cabin loudspeaker announcements are so deceiving. [...]

API Still Accepting Spring Costa Rica Applicants – and offering $500 discount!

Study Abroad in Costa Rica with API

If you are still considering whether or not to study abroad next spring, we’re happy to report that there are still opportunities available to do so! While most API spring 2014 programs are closed, our apply with API by the end of January, and they will then receive the discounted program rate. Don’t miss you chance to [...]

Join us for a Summer Like No Other — in Paris!

What are your plans for the summer?  How would you like to spend your summer trying out all types of delicious French foods–from croissants, to crêpes, to café? How about studying the French language at a real Parisian university, and practicing your skills after class in the Métro and outdoor markets? What about visiting world-famous [...]

Winter/Spring Scholarship Winners

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API awards over $400,000 each year in click here. To apply to an API program, 

API Fall 2013 Carbon Offset Project

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API is once again excited to announce the success of our Shanghai and provides a number of great social and environmental benefits to the local community. The project uses biomass in the form of agricultural waste (rice husks, wheat straw, cotton straw and so on) as a renewable fuel source to supply a consistent source [...]

It pays to be late in Costa Rica? Yes!

costa rica snorkeling

If you are still considering whether or not to study abroad next spring, we’re happy to report that there are still several opportunities available to do so! While many API spring 2014 programs are still accepting applications, our apply with API by November 30, and they will then receive the discounted program rate. Don’t miss you [...]

Why Pre-Med Students Need to Study Abroad

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It is well-documented that students in the S.T.E.M. fields (science, technology, engineering, and math) are underrepresented among the body of students who choose to study abroad. This discrepancy occurs for a number of reasons, and is something that organizations such as API are trying diligently to overcome (through a variety of curricular, outreach, and funding [...]