Yesterday, September 19th, Costa Rica’s Turrialba Volcano (located approximately 45 minutes from San José) erupted several times, spewing ash into the sky. The airport in San José has been temporarily closed in order to clean the runways of ash. Our Resident Directors have confirmed that all students are safe and accounted for, and the Costa […]
API directors in Costa Rica alerted us early on Sunday, May 22 that the Turrialba Volcano was becoming active, emitting ash and gas, but no lava or explosions were reported. They have confirmed that all students are safe and accounted for, and there are no major warnings at this time. We will provide updates as […]
A volcano erupted 400 miles south of Chile’s capital of Santiago early Tuesday morning. There were no API students in the area, and all API students have been advised to avoid travel near that area for the foreseeable future. We update this post as events warrant.