Meet the Spring ’17 Blogger Crew!

Each semester the API blog features a crew of thoughtful, hardworking and passionate bloggers. The team will share their abroad experience via writing, videography, photography… a mix of expressive mediums to tell their API story; presenting an opportunity to explore right alongside our students! Meet the Spring 2017 blogger crew: Sierra Cast from Bard College at Simon’s […]

New volunteer programs in Berlin, Germany!

API is pleased to announce that we have launched new volunteer options in Berlin, Germany!    In our new Volunteer in Germany program, participants can choose between working with children, the homeless, or refugees in a variety of social aid projects led by local non-profit foundations and schools. For program details, please click here: http://downloads.apistudyabroad.com/volunteer_Germany.pdf […]

Snapchat Contest Time- International Cuisines

It’s contest time! via GIPHY Between now and Friday, February 10th you have the opportunity to win surprises from our friends at Parsons Paris, and from us at API! What do you have to do? Step One: Get on snapchat & find us at snapiabroad or via snapcode here: Step Two: Snap us a photo of your […]

There’s still time to go abroad! Deadline Extensions!

Good news last minute planners! There’s still time to get abroad this Spring!  The complete list of deadline extensions are as follows: Costa Rica Spring Quarter Study Abroad Programs San José Universidad Veritas, Intensive Language Program – DEADLINE FEBRUARY 15th, 2017 Universidad Veritas, Latin American Studies and Internship Program – DEADLINE FEBRUARY 15th, 2017 Universidad […]

Fall 2016-2017 #ispyapi Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our Fall 2016-2017 #iSpyAPI contest! We asked our Fall semester students abroad to tag their favorite abroad photos with #iSpyAPI. After reviewing many great student photos, we have selected our group of winners! We’ll be sharing the winners and some of our favorite #iSpyAPI photo submissions on social media so be sure to […]

Volunteer Connections: MLK Day of Service

In this post from API’s “Volunteer Connections” series, Vija, API’s Director of Experiential Programs, shares her experiences volunteering in Austin on the MLK Day of Service…and year-round! As the person in charge of organizing API’s international volunteer programs, I strongly believe in giving back to your community here at home as well. To honor this […]

Volunteer Connections- Giving Back Right Here at Home

One of the things study abroad students always mention about their experience is how living abroad for a brief time gives them new perspective on their home communities. Although API does offer some wonderful options to volunteer abroad, you can also pitch in and lend a helping hand in your community without ever leaving home! […]