By Rodrigo Ferrari Franzoni, Resident Director Nature has never gathered so much beauty! Florianopolis, or Floripa as it’s affectionately referred to by us locals, is known to Brazilians as a hidden treasure. Although it’s only a short flight from Rio de … Continue reading A Photographic Journey Through Florianópolis, Brazil
By Kim Sarna, ISA Latin America Programs Coordinator Updated from original post on Mar. 2, 2017 Can you imagine yourself living on an island surrounded by natural beauty, where the people are welcoming, the culture is lively, and the adventures … Continue reading Big Changes in Florianópolis, Brazil
By Kaitlyn Webster, Marketing Associate Don’t want to be landlocked while you’re studying abroad? ISA had plenty of seaside locations for you to choose from! Whether you’re looking for great waves, white sand beaches, or a peaceful spot to study … Continue reading 10 ISA Study Abroad Destinations with the Coolest Beaches
By Maddie Townsend, Program Manager for Peru, Brazil and Dominican Republic Wanting to spend a full semester abroad, but don’t want to break the bank? Check out these 5 cost-effective programs. 1) Brazil At just $7,950, the ISA Florianópolis fall program is the most … Continue reading The 5 Most Affordable Study Abroad Programs in Latin America
Studying abroad is a life-changing experience. With that said, we understand that there is a lot of preparation and thought that goes into finding the perfect study abroad program. Finances often times play a role in this decision – in … Continue reading Study in Latin America this Summer!
ISA Custom Programs collaborated with U.S. partner institutions to run over 125 faculty-led programs this spring and summer in a variety of academic fields. Here are several recent programs that demonstrate how studying abroad brings academics to life through real-world international experiences. Get … Continue reading Unique Custom Programs That Will Inspire Your Own Faculty-Led Program
By Troy Stiles, ISA Marketing Communications Manager Let’s be honest. I’m not going back to school. I’ve written enough term papers and worked on enough group projects to realize that I’m happy to not have to do that anymore. At … Continue reading 6 Places I Wish I Would Have Studied Abroad
Please join us at our upcoming webinar presentation entitled, “Samba like a Local: Discover Study Abroad Opportunities in Friendly Florianópolis,” featuring the ISA onsite Resident Director, Rodrigo Franzoni on April 9, 2015 , at 1:00 pm CST. During this 30 minute … Continue reading Free Webinar: Samba like a Local – Discover Study Abroad Opportunities in Friendly Florianópolis
The Guaraní are group of indigenous peoples throughout South America, including Brazil. UNISUL Professors, Estefânia Tumenas and André Bakker, organized a field trip for ISA Brazil students to visit a Guaraní tribe in the greater Florianópolis area. They visited the tribe’s school and walked deep into the forest to two meeting and meditation spots. A pair of Guaraní men, one being the tribe’s fire keeper, guided the group and answered their questions about Guaraní culture and way of life.
The ISA Brazil fall group recently got together and put their culinary skills to the test in making Brigadeiros and Beijinjos, which are traditional Brazilian treats typically served during birthday celebrations. Follow the recipe below to make your own and bring a taste of Brazil to your kitchen. Remember, a good cook always samples his/her creations! Ingredients: BRIGADEIRO BEIJINHO · 1 can/package of Condensed Milk (395g) · 3 tablespoons of chocolate powder · 1 tablespoon of unsalted butter · 200g of chocolate sprinkles · 1 can/package of Condensed Milk (395g) · 100g of … Continue reading What’s Cooking in Brazil?