Handmade Goods Highlight – Moroccan Amazigh Rug

Stop by your college’s study abroad fair this fall for a chance to win a basket of handmade goods from artisans all over the world, courtesy of ISA. These special baskets contain products made in ISA service-learning locations, where students can take classes and volunteer their time to make a real difference in communities around the globe. Keep an eye out for the ISA booth at your campus study abroad fair for a chance to win a basket of prizes you won’t find anywhere else! These rugs are handmade by an Amazigh woman named Khadija Elhakaoui, from the Atlas Zayane … Continue reading Handmade Goods Highlight – Moroccan Amazigh Rug

ISA Awards $1500 in Study Abroad Program Grants at NAFSA Daily Raffles

As part of our 25th Anniversary celebration, ISA held a daily raffle at the NAFSA: Association of International Educators National Conference in Houston last week. Each day, conference attendees were invited to stop by ISA’s Booth in the Expo Hall for a chance to win $500 in program grants for their students to use toward an ISA program. Congratulations to the raffle winners: Day 1 – Ben Levy, Director of International Education, Ramapo College of New Jersey. Day 2 – Kyle Gray, Study Abroad Advisor, University of Utah Day 3 – Cathryn A Clement, International Academic Programs Coordinator at Texas … Continue reading ISA Awards $1500 in Study Abroad Program Grants at NAFSA Daily Raffles

Fall 2011 Photo Contest Winners

The Fall 2011 ISA Photo Contest Winners have been chosen! After reviewing more than 1000 student submissions, ISA Staff have agreed on the following winners. Thanks to all those who participated! Believe it or not, were already accepting submissions for the Spring 2012 Photo Contest. Favorite Overall Photo: “Bird Tracks” Lindsay Stoll (Valencia Fall 1) University of Nebraska, Lincoln Sahara Desert in Morocco, Africa This is a picture of bird tracks on a sand dune in the Sahara during the sunrise. I’m With ISA “Jungle Cruise” Matthew Wunderlich (Cusco Summer 1) University of Southern California Puerto Maldonado, Peru After a … Continue reading Fall 2011 Photo Contest Winners

Submit Your Photos to the Fall 2011 ISAabroad Photo Contest

Did you see The Great Wall, meet locals at a cooking class, or just enjoy your time exploring your study abroad city? If so, we hope you took plenty of pictures–and we can’t WAIT to see them! That means it’s time for the ISA Fall 2011 Photo Contest. The last day to submit photos will be here before you know it. Any ISA student who studied abroad in 2011 between June 15th and December 31st is welcome to participate in our Fall 2011 contest. Each students is allowed to submit up to three (3) photos per category. Winners of each … Continue reading Submit Your Photos to the Fall 2011 ISAabroad Photo Contest