Summer Service-Learning Program Highlight: Costa Rica

Summer Service-Learning Program Deadlines Extended!  Apply now for the Summer 1 or Summer 2 program option! API is accepting applications through April 15th for service-learning in Costa Rica.  Students have the brilliant opportunity to learn by doing and by reflecting on their work, all the while contributing to the long-term and strategic goals of a community partner abroad. […]

Costa Rica- ICDS Scholarship Opportunity!

API is excited to present a unique scholarship opportunity for San Jose, Costa Rica students at the International Center for Development Studies (ICDS). The Spanish and Community Engagement Summer Program at ICDS The Spanish and Community Engagement Program at ICDS offers students the opportunity to improve their Spanish language skills while gaining exposure to the […]

Ideas for Jan-Term and Maymester!

Looking for something a bit out-of-the-box to do during your winter break? Hoping for more than a classroom experience during Maymester? You don’t have to resort to Netflix and more book work. Connect instead to your passions and put them to use! Check out these “API-nspiring” opportunities. Give back to the environment, then pay it […]

API Safety Update- Earthquake in Costa Rica

All API students and staff are confirmed safe, following a 6.5 earthquake that struck Costa Rica yesterday evening. The earthquake was centered about 10 miles southeast of Jaco, a town that is approximately 60 miles southwest of API’s program sites (San José and San Joaquín de Flores).

Now Accepting Summer Service-Learning programs in Latin America for 2018!

API is excited to announce that we are accepting applications for our service-learning programs in Latin America for summer 2018  Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to observe, learn from and contribute to a local community abroad, while also earning academic credit, living with a host family, immersing yourself in the culture, and practicing your […]

Spotlight: Service Learning in Costa Rica

Hola! My name is Emily Nagle and I work in the Institutional Relations division at API. One of the best parts about this job is that occasionally, in order to learn more about the API programs, we get to travel internationally and visit the sites firsthand. This spring, I had the chance to explore API’s […]

API Safety Update- Storms In Costa Rica

API is aware of and monitoring current storms in Costa Rica. API’s on-site director is closely monitoring the situation. All students in the area are safe and accounted for. Students have been asked not to travel outside of San Jose this weekend due to the severity of the weather and the intermittent disruption of electricity […]

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