By Megan Schwartz, ISA Site Specialist Over the last few years, Prague has become an increasingly popular choice for students when it comes to study abroad locations. With its fascinating history, delicious food, fun nightlife, and exceptional sights, it’s not … Continue reading What Makes Prague a Unique Place to Study Abroad?
By Megan Schwartz, ISA Prague Site Specialist Two of my favorite things about a city’s culture (and about life in general) are coffee and desserts. So naturally, when I visited Prague I was on a constant search for two things: Caffeine Sugar With the … Continue reading My Favorite Coffee & Ice Cream Spots in Prague, Czech Republic
By Troy Stiles, ISA Marketing Communications Manager I’ll be honest. I didn’t have a great first impression of Prague. There was no real reason for it that I could pin down. Maybe it was the busyness of the previous week … Continue reading Back to My Roots – Prague, Czech Republic
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
As part of the continuing series of cities that are great study abroad locations from which to base your faculty-led Custom Program, explore Prague, Czech Republic. Why Prague? Gothic cathedrals, brick avenues with Old World charm, former monasteries turned hotels, the … Continue reading ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Prague, Czech Republic
As part of the 2015 City Discovery Series, each week ISA will showcase a different location in which we have study abroad programs by highlighting the five parts of the Discovery Compass: Intercultural, Historical, Sociopolitical, Professional and Environmental. The Discovery Compass aims to help students have the best possible study abroad experience by helping them to gain a better understanding of the local environment, customs and people through a variety of experiences.
Elena Sprick is the ISA Site Specialist for Belgium, Colombia and the Czech Republic. Prague boasts a numerous points of interest throughout the city such as the Charles Bridge, the Prague Castle (the biggest in the world!), Old Town Square and much more. But the great thing about this magical city is that there are just as many lesser known spots that are equally as beautiful. Because these locations are kept off most tourists’ to do lists, they are great places to enjoy the beauty of Prague without having to fight the crowds. Study abroad in Prague, and discover first-hand … Continue reading Unlocking Prague’s 5 Best Kept Secrets
ISA has expanded the Czech language options available at Charles University during the semester and academic year terms. Through the History, Culture & Politics program, ISA students can take Czech language classes at any of the following levels. Each class is 45-contact hours and placement exams are required for students enrolling in the High Beginning level and above. 2-week Intensive Czech Language (required for students with no previous Czech language experience) Beginning Czech Language High Beginning Czech Language Intermediate Czech Language High Intermediate Czech Language Advanced Czech Language High Advanced Czech Language This is a great opportunity for students with previous … Continue reading New Czech Language Options Added in Prague
ISA is pleased to extend many of our summer study abroad deadlines! Program deadlines of March 25th have been extended through April 5th! Students are urged not to wait to apply, however, as the Final Forms and Payment due date has not changed, and it is April 10th. ARGENTINA Buenos Aires: Summer 1 BELGIUM Brussels: Summer 1 BRAZIL Florianópolis: Summer 1, & Summer 2 CHILE Viña del Mar/Valparaíso: Summer 1 CHINA Beijing: Summer 1 COSTA RICA San José: Summer 1, Summer 3 Heredia: Summer 1 CZECH REPUBLIC Prague: Summer 1 DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Santiago: Summer 1 ENGLAND London: Summer 1, Summer … Continue reading Select Summer Deadlines Extended to April 5th
Mark your calendars for October 1st! You still have time to get your application in for select ISA Abroad programs. Applications are due for the following 2012 programs: Argentina Spring/Year 6 & 7 Belgium Costa Rica Spring 1 & 3 and Winter 2 & 4 Czech Republic England India Ireland Italy Northern Ireland Spain (most spring programs Final forms and payment will be collected after October 1, so don’t stress about having everything ready to go by that date. We just need your four-page application (or three-page supplemental section for online applications), official college transcript and $200 deposit (unless you … Continue reading Get Your Application in by October 1 for Select ISA Study Abroad Programs