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Q&A Spotlight With Program Enrollment Coordinator - Kayla!
Why are you excited to work for CIS Abroad? Whenever I get to talk about exploring the world I start buzzing with excitement and I cannot wait to share that with people who feel the same. I am thrilled to begin working at CIS Abroad especially connecting with students about opportunities in Italy! From the […]
The City is the Classroom | My Photography Class in London
During my time in London, I had the opportunity to take a photography class for credit. The class was called London: Photographing the City, and we did just that. Once a week the class went out in the city to shoot at different locations. It was fascinating to stop and really take the city. I would have to […]
My First Day in Florence
This past Spring, I was so lucky to have an experience of a lifetime when I studied abroad in Italy. I participated in the Semester in Florence Program with CIS and attended the Florence University of the Arts throughout the 15-week program. There’s so much I could talk about when looking back at the adventures […]
Designing Artificial Hearts: A Virtual Global Intern Blog
Designing Artificial Hearts For my virtual global internship, I was placed with RobotsCrate, a company based in Ecuador that specializes in robotics and artificial organ design. My coworkers and I had the opportunity to choose between different projects to work on such as a massage robots, exoskeletons, and artificial organs. I decided to work on […]
5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started my Virtual Internship
In my blog “Online Doesn’t Mean Out of Touch“, I mention that this was my first internship EVER and I had no idea what to expect. So here’s a few things I wish I knew before I began to work. 1. Time Zones Interning for a company in Ecuador while I’m in the US, I […]
Online Doesn’t Mean Out of Touch | A Virtual Internship in Ecuador
My First Internship At my school, I am a part of a program that allows students to work, travel, or even researchduring the summer. So, throughout my first year at college, I contemplated what path I wantedto take. Going abroad to maybe Greece or even Korea would be an amazing experience! Onthe other hand, getting […]
An Unforgettable Experience at the Elephant Nature Park
During our Veterinary Science Semester in Thailand, students spend time at the Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai shadowing veterinarians & assisting them with daily care for elephants and various types of animals. Keep reading to see why Christina’s experience at the ENP was like no other. Day 1 at the Elephant Nature Park The […]
Q&A Spotlight With University Relations Director - Mary Alice!
Meet Mary Alice Haas, our new University Relations Director! During her undergraduate degree, Mary Alice spent semesters in Stellenbosch, South Africa, and Bangalore, India. The experiences impacted her academics, values, personal development, and much more. After graduating from The University of Nevada, Reno, she moved to Tacloban City in the Philippines for a content marketing […]