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Top 3 Reasons to Study Environmental Science in Costa Rica
Imagine yourself atop an active volcano surrounded by forests, observing diverse species in their natural habitat, or diving into the ocean to explore marine life. All of this is possible when you study environmental science in Costa Rica, one of the world’s leaders in sustainability and ecotourism! In today’s world, environmental sustainability has become an […]
7 Green Living Tips I Learned Abroad | Intern Blog from Barcelona
As you can probably tell, sustainability is a really important cause for me. I’m always looking for ways to reduce my carbon footprint and be a little nicer to the Earth! Having lived abroad in three countries over the past 2+ years, I’ve learned a lot about living more sustainably from other countries. Here are […]
CIS Abroad Student Stories: Humanitarian Efforts for Ukraine
We recently had the opportunity to speak with Elizabeth Gatzulis and Anne-Claire Quindoza from the University of South Carolina to see how their spring semester has been going. In between classes and travels throughout Europe, they’ve been spending time volunteering, along with our site director, at a local non-profit that’s providing aid to refugees from […]
Why Study Abroad in Hawai'i?
When you think of studying abroad you usually think of foreign landscapes, different languages and people that think, act, and look differently from you. What you don’t generally think is that you can get that right here in the United States. That’s right. Studying abroad in Hawai’i can afford you all the same interesting features […]
5 Tips From an Alumni - Semester in Florence, Italy
Looking back on my experience has only made me realize just how much I have changed as a person in only a few short months. Studying abroad changes you as a person. It changed me. The first few weeks can be rather intense. You are surrounded by new people, in a new place, with a […]
What's Your Dream? - Semester in South Korea Alumni Blog
To be honest, CIS Abroad wasn’t my first choice when I was researching ways to come to Korea. Becoming a singer has been my dream since I was 14, so I long have thought about coming to Korea. However, as the Covid pandemic hit, the tourist’s visa was suspended. What’s worse is that my initial […]
My Year in Seoul - Study Abroad in South Korea Alumni Blog
I’m my last blog, I talked about my life in Korea while studying abroad. So now I’ve gathered up all my memories in Seoul and am presenting it to you! Since I was really busy, I didn’t really have time to go to other cities like Jeju and Busan. However, Seoul is a city that […]
Q&A Spotlight With New Employee - Carrie!
Meet Carrie Anderson, our new Program Enrollment Coordinator for Spain & Costa Rica! Originally from Fremont, NE, Carrie currently resides in Madrid with her husband that she met while working abroad in Spain. She spends her time between Madrid, with him and their dog Lucy, and Nebraska with her family. Her passion for traveling jump […]