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14 Spring 2020 Study Abroad Programs You Can Still Apply For
Still looking to study abroad in Spring 2020, but you haven’t applied anywhere yet? Or your original plans fell through? Don’t despair! CIS Abroad still has loads of study abroad programs that you can still apply for all across the world, and we’ve put together this handy list so that you can find the best […]
Where Should Queer Eye Fans Study Abroad?
Queer Eye is BACK and the Fab Five have been doling out the advice left and right. The show's feel-good ethos and value for on cross-cultural communication and personal change & growth fit right in with CISabroad's values. In the spirit of the show, we picked programs that we think you'll like based on your favorite Fab Five member. So where should Queer Eye fans study abroad?
Pre-Departure Jitters & the "Pura Vida" Life | Student Blog from Costa Rica
Although I’ve been abroad alone many times before, I’m still hit with the same dreadful feeling (aka Costa Rica pre-departure jitters) every time I leave for the airport. The feeling of a thousand bricks in your chest, the feeling of uneasiness that nags at you constantly. It is the most terrible and exciting feeling in […]
10 Tips for Studying Abroad in Costa Rica
If you’re going to study abroad in Costa Rica, congratulations! This is a great step for you, both academically and personally. You’ll see some amazing and beautiful places, meet wonderful people (Ticos/Ticas, fellow students, and more) and make lifelong connections discovering one of the most incredible countries in the world. […]
The Costa Rica Shark Fin Trade
Michelle M. is a student at New Mexico State University and was awarded the Green Scholarship from CISabroad. During her Semester in Costa Rica she has learned about Costa Rica’s Shark Fin trade, and is hoping to raise awareness about this hidden issue. Before coming to Costa Rica, when I heard the Three R’s, reduce, […]
Why Every Student Should Study Abroad
Andrew Thill studies at the University of Dubuque and spent a Summer in Costa Rica with CISabroad. Before going abroad, Andrew had never been away from home for long, but he now believes every student should take advantage of the opportunity to study abroad. Students all across the world yearn for opportunities to gain experience […]
Diversity Abroad's Global Student Leadership Summit Review
Brittany Beene, CISabroad Alumni Ambassador since 2014, had the opportunity to attend Diversity Abroad‘s Global Student Leadership Summit in Atlanta, GA and documented the entire event for all of those who weren’t lucky enough to attend. Here are her stories, tips, and lessons. Enjoy! Hello my fellow ambassadors! My name is Brittany Beene and I […]
Sean Cassidy fell for the Pura Vida lifestyle so much during his first semester in Costa Rica with CISabroad that he decided to go back! Along with studying he is helping CISabroad’s site director Lisa plan excursions and is keeping up a blog. Learn what it’s like to study in Costa Rica. Greetings! My name is Sean […]