Study abroad reflections – Why you should keep a journal abroad

By Lynn Hausman, API Seville Peer Mentor Lynn is a student at Marist College and studied with API in the Spanish Language, Business, and Applied/Social Sciences program at the Pablo de Olavide University in Seville, Spain. My first one was bright, blushing pink-colored and much too glittery even for a 6 year old girl. It […]

The BEST things about daily life in Madrid

This post was originally featured in the blog of API Madrid student Morgan Dent. Morgan is studying with API at Suffolk University in Madrid this spring 2011. [Notes – 1 euro = $1.35) 1) The Metro – yes, I know I’ve mentioned my love for the metro several times but I really can’t get over […]

Thoughts from the road – Saying goodbye never gets easier

Over time, I have come to recognize the throat tightening and constricting feeling in my chest as signs that I am leaving behind something or someone that I love. It is a sad and beautiful feeling all at the same time, because it reminds me of how amazing it is to open oneself to new experiences and new cultures, and in doing so, fall in love over and over again.

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