By Danya Firestone, ISA Service-Learning participant Every week for the last two months, I have spent several hours volunteering at Caritas-Comedor Infantil, a Children’s Dining Hall in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Their mission is to provide meals, as well as academic … Continue reading The Weight of International Service
ISA would like to congratulate the 45 ISA students awarded the Gilman Scholarship for their upcoming summer study abroad programs! Summer 2017 Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Winners: Claire Dudley, University of North Carolina – Wilmington, Cusco – Summer Service Learning … Continue reading ISA Announces Summer 2017 Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship Winners
By Megan Kane, Internships and Service-Learning Outreach Coordinator Fall is coming. Really, it is. In just a few short months the fall semester will be in full swing. Will you spend it doing the same-old-same-old or are you looking to … Continue reading Intern, Learn, and Travel this Fall
By Brittany Allen, ISA Site Specialist – South Africa Many times, when students prepare to study abroad, they spend most of their time dreaming of all of the wonderful new things they will see, do, and experience. However, sometimes things … Continue reading The Silver Linings of Study Abroad
By Troy Stiles, ISA Marketing Communications Manager I’ll never forget my very first class in college. I was one of a hundred-plus freshmen students sitting in a giant lecture hall and my professor asked, “Why are you here? What’s the point of … Continue reading Learn How to Learn
ISA invites you to attend a webinar presentation titled, “Milan, Italy with ISA.” The presentation is free, open to ISA partner advisors and faculty, and will take place at 12 pm, CST, on Wednesday, April 19. During this 20-minute presentation, … Continue reading Webinar: Milan, Italy with ISA
In 2015, ISA launched ISA Pay It Forward, a grant fund that goes toward sustainable projects in under-resourced communities around the world. All ISA students have the opportunity to ‘pay it forward’ by contributing a $5 donation when applying for … Continue reading ISA Pay it Forward Program nominated for 2017 GoAbroad Innovation in Philanthropy Award
ISA’s Alumni Relations (AR) department was created in 2009 with the multi-tiered goals of easing alumni re-entry, providing experiential, real-world opportunities for professional development (through our ISA Global Ambassador (GA) Program), strengthening our relationships with Study Abroad offices, and marketing … Continue reading ISA Global Ambassador Program Nominated for 2017 GoAbroad Innovation in Alumni Engagement Award
By Stephanie Novacek, ISA Senior Site Specialist, Spain Located in the heart of Bilbao, Spain, the Universidad de Duesto is the perfect location for students looking to study at a prestigious Spanish university. Over the last 25 years, the school … Continue reading New Engineering Courses Being Offered in Bilbao Starting Fall 2017!
A typical dilemma for ISA Málaga, Spain students: You need to finish your homework, but you want to go out and explore the city. Why not do both? While the University of Málaga’s library offers a quiet and relaxed place … Continue reading Get Outside: Top 5 Places to Study in Málaga, Spain
By Deborah Morrison, VP Pacific Region Programs and Strategic Initiatives Every ISA semester abroad program in Australia begins with a jam-packed, exciting 4-day/3-night orientation, known as the Bridging Cultures Program. This program not only allows you to cross all your bucket list … Continue reading Top 10 Things to do in Australia – in the first 72 hours!
In honor of International Women’s Day, ISA would like to celebrate the Al-Amal Association, one of our ISA Service-Learning community partner organizations in Meknes, Morocco. The Al-Amal Association for Development and Training was founded in 2007 by Salwa Jabli, an amazing Moroccan woman … Continue reading ISA Service-Learning Community Partner Honors the Al-Amal Association on International Women’s Day