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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 […]
Top Programs for Cultural Immersion
Being a tourist is fun (and important) but stepping outside of the tourist comfort zone and immersing yourself in another culture is life-changing. Understanding and experiencing a local culture on a deeper level, also known as cultural immersion, is a major benefit of studying abroad. Studying abroad allows you to learn about a culture through […]
What it's REALLY like to intern in Prague | Student Blog from the Czech Republic
Spending a semester abroad has been at the top of my college to-do list since even before I started college. My mom instilled the travel bug in me since I was young and I knew it was something I had to take advantage of! But a semester to intern in Prague? That was something I […]
Top 3 Study Abroad Destinations for Book Lovers
These three book-filled spots will fill every book lover with glee! Keep them in mind when you're deciding where to study or intern abroad.
Czech’n Myself Out in Prague: From a current study abroad student
Donny M., a junior Marketing major at The University of Tampa, writes about his experiences thus far in the heart of Central Europe through the Semester in Business and Economics, Prague program. It’s unfortunate that the words “adventure” and “eye-opening experience” have lost some of their value after being used countless times to describe study abroad trips […]
Top Eight Most Romantic Cities
This post was contributed by Amanda Zetah – student at Colorado State University, world-traveler and travel writer. With Valentine’s Day upon us, it is hard not to start thinking about how you are going to celebrate. It doesn’t matter if you are single or taken, Valentine’s Day is a big holiday for everyone. Just because […]