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My Summer Impact | Virtual Intern Blog from Ecuador
Like most people, my summer plans were thrown completely off course because of the coronavirus I am going to be a junior at Stevens Institute of Technology, where I study Biomedical Engineering, and this was going to be my summer to figure out if I actually like engineering as a potential career path. I thought […]
From Disappointed Aspiring Traveler to a Pioneer in the Future of Internships | Student Blog from South Africa
A new opportunity shined its light over me and many other students who had great plans to intern abroad As COVID-19 swept across the world this year, graduations were canceled, weddings were postponed, trips were refunded—you name it, and it was probably negatively affected by the rampant pandemic that showed no signs of stopping. Unfortunately, […]
My Engineering Virtual Internship | Student Blog from Ecuador
A change of plans brought me back to Ecuador (virtually) for an engineering virtual internship A virtual internship in engineering isn’t what I had in mind for my summer. I was ready to commute into the city every day and work downtown for an engineering firm. Though the flow of life took away that option, […]
My summer working in Argentina from home | Intern Blog
My journey to a virtual internship working in Argentina from home starts with my decision to move away from home to go to college. I’ve always known I wanted to see different parts of the world, so I started with making the move to Alabama from New York. This move took me out of my […]
5 Virtual Internship Success Tips from Winnie the Pooh
My name’s Liam, and I’ve spent the last couple months working remotely as an intern for the New Zealand-based non-profit Skylight Trust. I learned so much about how to work remotely across cultures the past few months and I wanted to share with you all my 5 virtual internship success tips! Did I mention that […]
What is a Customized Internship Abroad?
Internships through CIS Abroad are customized, which means each internship is found by the CIS Abroad Placement Team to meet the particular needs and interests of each applicant.
How to Choose the Right Virtual Internship for You
A virtual internship can serve as a valuable stepping stone to build up your skills, resume, and cross-cultural understanding as you work with colleagues from across the U.S. and potentially the globe – not a replacement, but a great foundation for future internships on site. But, with so many options out there, how will you […]
5 Reasons to Study Abroad Online
Choose adventure even when you have to stay at home Like other college students, you’re facing a decision: what to do with your summer in (what could very well be) an online environment. We may not be able to imagine pool parties or road trips with friends anytime soon, but you’ve likely been researching how […]