Alumni Guest Post: 5 Easy Steps to Study Abroad Success in Panama

Tiffani Lewis-Lockhart is a student at the University of Richmond and an ISA Today alumni guest blogger. Tiffani studied abroad in Panama City, Panama, on the ISA Summer 2 2012 program. 1) Try Everything. The food, the places, the activities. Try it all! Take in as much as you can, because it’s new. You might not like all of it, but that’s the worst-case scenario. But you’ll be glad you tried it. I know I was! 2) Talk to Strangers. This is something that initially made me uncomfortable, as I’m not big on talking to strangers. But Panama’s a foreign … Continue reading Alumni Guest Post: 5 Easy Steps to Study Abroad Success in Panama

Guest Post: Why I Chose to Study Abroad with International Studies Abroad (ISA)

Blakely Grimm is a student at Louisiana State University and an ISA Alumni Guest Blogger. Blakely studied abroad with ISA Salamanca in Spring 2012. This post originally appeared on her blog La Visa Española and is being republished with permission. It’s been 18 days since I left Spain, so that makes me an authority on all things study abroad related, right? After all, I am an alumni which makes me sound fancy and sophisticated. Okay, maybe not, but I do know a lot more about study abroad than I did five months ago! Before I studied abroad, I was a … Continue reading Guest Post: Why I Chose to Study Abroad with International Studies Abroad (ISA)

ISA at Study Abroad Fairs: 2/13 – 2/24

Have you seen ISA on your campus yet this semester? Check out the list below to find out if one of ISA’s University Relations Representatives will be attending any study abroad fairs on your campus within the next two weeks. So if you see that we’re in the neighborhood, please stop by the ISA table and say hello! Whether you’re an ISA alum, in the process of applying or just beginning the process of choosing a study abroad program, we’d love to chat with you: California State University, Monterey Bay – Staci – 2/13/12 University of South Alabama – Caroline … Continue reading ISA at Study Abroad Fairs: 2/13 – 2/24