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Environmental Sustainability and Education Abroad
Introduction As part of Forum on Education Abroad’s annual conference, I attended The Forum’s Critical Dialogue on Environmental Sustainability and Education Abroad. Below is a summary of the dialogue topic and my key takeaways. What is a Forum Critical Dialogue? The Forum’s Critical Dialogues bring together no more than 50 participants and facilitators in an […]
Forum 2020: Our First Virtual Conference
Forum’s 16th Annual Conference will now be offered in a virtual format on April 21-23, 2020. Here at CIS Abroad we are working hard to offer engaging virtual sessions and a virtual booth experience. We are truly looking forward to learning and exploring this new virtual way of connecting with our colleagues old and new!
VP of Academic Affairs to present at AIEA (Association of International Education Administrators) Annual Conference
Dr. Jennifer Engel, Ph.D., Vice President of Academic Affairs at CIS Abroad, will present at the AIEA (Association of International Education Administrators) Annual Conference taking place February 16-19, 2020 in Washington, DC, USA. The conference theme is “Rethinking Comprehensive Internationalization for a Global Generation.” Dr. Engel will be presenting a session called “Megatrends in International […]
Happy International Education Week!
At CIS Abroad, our lives were transformed by international experiences. Every day we create a more connected and compassionate world, one person at a time. In the words of Hannah Borgstahl, Winona State University, 2019 Summer in Limerick Program, “Studying abroad has changed my life for the better. It was an amazing way to show […]
Going Places Award Honors St. Cloud State University
NORTHAMPTON, MA – This year, St. Cloud State University (SCSU) was the recipient of the 2019 Going Places Award, presented by CISabroad – Center for International Studies, a partner organization who provides U.S. university students with the best value in education abroad, considering affordability, academic relevance, cultural immersion, and support. The purpose of the award […]
Who won the 7th Annual Amazing Places Race?
Each year at the National NAFSA Conference, CISabroad hosts an Amazing Places Race. What we love about the race The Amazing Places Race is based on an activity we do with our students onsite. Via our La Vida Local co-curriculum, we intentionally engage students with the local culture on a deeper level, and provide […]
CIS Abroad at the 15th Annual Forum Conference
On March 27-29 we attended the 15th Annual Forum Conference in Denver, CO. We were thrilled to have the opportunity to catch up with colleagues, attend some amazing sessions, have our first Twitter takeover, debut a new academic print piece, and even host a lunch and learn! Affordable Engaged Learning Director of University Relations, Kerry […]
5 Biggest Takeaways from The Global Student Leadership Summit | Alumni Blog
Hi, there readers! My name is Linden and I studied abroad with CISabroad in Thailand last Spring. In this blog post, however, I won’t be talking about my INCREDIBLE time in Thailand. Instead, I’ll share where the experience has brought me since then. As a CISabroad Alumni Ambassador, I was lucky enough to be sponsored by […]