By Kaitlyn Webster, Marketing Associate Traveling alone to a foreign country is intimidating, and the thought of leaving the comfort of your home, school, family, and friends can be overwhelming even to the most adventurous students. While it’s true that … Continue reading 5 Study Abroad Fears & How to Conquer Them
By Kaitlyn Webster, Marketing Associate No matter how excited you are to go abroad, traveling to a foreign country can be overwhelming. ISA helps make your transition abroad as smooth as possible by offering a comprehensive on-site orientation before you begin … Continue reading Bridging Cultures & Combating Culture Shock in New Zealand
There were some great articles written by ISA staff and posted on ISA Today in 2017. As the year comes to a close, here’s a look back at 10 of the most popular posts. 1.) 5 Things You Probably Don’t Know … Continue reading ISA Today’s Top 10 Posts of 2017
Every ISA semester abroad program in New Zealand begins with our signature 4-day/3-night orientation, known as the Bridging Cultures Program. Brimming with activity and excitement, it is designed to give you a crash course on New Zealand culture and prepare … Continue reading Welcome to ‘The Land of the Long White Cloud’
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!
Stirling is one of Scotland’s most historic cities, which many major battles for Scottish independence took place in and around. Once the capital of Scotland, the city is surrounded by a large fortress and medieval old town now mixed in with a contemporary, … Continue reading City Discovery: Stirling, Scotland – The Gateway to the Highlands
There’s no better way to start off a study abroad experience than with a fantastic introduction to a new part of world! ISA students studying for a semester or year in Australia, New Zealand, or Fiji will begin their program with the four-day Bridging … Continue reading Discover ISA’s New Pacific Region Bridging Cultures Program Destinations
By Brittany Waddell-Allen, ISA South Africa Site Specialist The number of students from underrepresented groups who study abroad has slowly increased over the last decade. According to the Institute of International Education, the number of African-American, Asian-American, and Hispanic students … Continue reading Diversity Abroad: Studying in the Rainbow Nation – A Minority Student Perspective