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Balancing School and Life in Korea | Student Blog from Seoul
One of the toughest things for me living in South Korea was attempting to balance my academics with my social life. When entering such an unfamiliar space, everything is enticing – the people, the culture, the nightlife, etc. I tend to be drawn to these things, especially in a place with such a rich culture […]
3 Tips for Being Black in South Korea | Student Blog from Seoul
I definitely doubted my choice at the beginning My family and friends scrutinized my decision to study abroad in South Korea. While outwardly I stood by my decision, I would be remiss if I didn’t admit that I had doubts occasionally. I consistently asked myself questions like “What will Korean people think when they see […]
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?
Top 6 Locations to Live your Fandom Dreams Abroad
Are you someone who enjoys getting lost in the pages of a book? Are you an avid fan of anime? Spend most of your free time playing video games? Are you counting down the months until the next season of Game of Thrones, or have the collectors edition of Lord of Rings? Perhaps you like […]
Top 5 Reasons to Study Abroad in South Korea
안녕하세요! (????Hi!) Are you thinking about where to study abroad next semester or summer? Do you like tasty cheap food, modern luxuries, and the trendiest media and fashion? If so, study abroad in South Korea might be for you! Not convinced? Here are 5 reasons South Korea should be at the top of your list! 1. […]