After Abroad: ISA New Zealand Internship Alumni Interview

By Bridget Naphen, ISA Administration Assistant  An interview with Justin Lai, a University of California, Davis alumni.  Justin interned for a sustainable development organization with ISA Internships in Wellington, New Zealand.  Tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a University of California, Davis, alumni with a degree in managerial economics with an emphasis on environment and agriculture. I am a huge foodie and worked in numerous restaurants throughout my academic career.  While I was a full-time student, I was the Sous Chef at Sukthohai Cuisine in Suisun City where I worked almost 8 years. I was very busy during my semesters! That’s why I … Continue reading After Abroad: ISA New Zealand Internship Alumni Interview

How to Pick the Perfect Study Abroad Program: Service-Learning and Internship Edition

When you think about what a “traditional” study abroad experience looks like, what do you picture? It probably involves students taking classes for a full academic semester at a host university abroad. Is this the only opportunity to have an international experience? Absolutely not! Continue reading How to Pick the Perfect Study Abroad Program: Service-Learning and Internship Edition

Salamanca: New Spanish Language and Internship Program Available for Summer 2013

Lindsey Wineholt is an ISA Site Specialist for Europe. Lindsey works with students studying abroad in Bilbao, Málaga, and Salamanca. Are you looking to gain both professional and academic experience in Spain this summer? Are you hoping to improve your Spanish by integrating with locals and gaining hands-on experience? ELAP, ISA’s internship division, has partnered with ISA Salamanca summer programs to offer both academic and internship opportunities on the ISA + ELAP Salamanca Summer 5 combo program! This program offers the best of both worlds by first offering courses at the prestigious University of Salamanca and then a four-week internship … Continue reading Salamanca: New Spanish Language and Internship Program Available for Summer 2013