Table Mountain in South Africa.

10 Instagram-Worthy Picnic Spots From Around the World You Need to Visit When You Study Abroad

By Kaitlyn Webster, Marketing Associate Panoramic views and scenic photo-ops await you at these ten instagrammable picnic spots around the world. Whether you’re currently abroad or planning a trip, be sure to put these photogenic picnic destinations on your study … Continue reading 10 Instagram-Worthy Picnic Spots From Around the World You Need to Visit When You Study Abroad

Diversity Abroad: Tips for LGBT Students Abroad – Insights from my Studies in Paris

By Matt Gulizia, ISA France Site Specialist Study abroad can be a daunting undertaking for virtually anyone, and cross-cultural perspectives on sexual orientation can be a concern for many students.  “Will my host country be accepting of me?”, “Will I be … Continue reading Diversity Abroad: Tips for LGBT Students Abroad – Insights from my Studies in Paris

Paris: The City I’ve Grown Up to Love

By Caroline Tosbath, ISA Student Services Advisor

I am Caroline Tosbath, a new addition to the Student Services Advisor team here at International Studies Abroad (ISA). I have spent my fair share of summers in the historic and beautiful city of Paris, France. I hope that my small anecdote will inspire you to travel, explore and create your own study abroad story!

Growing up, I spent several summers in Paris, France with my family. For my Parisian mother, this city is home and she wanted us to feel the same way from a very young age. I remember how wondrous it felt to walk the cobblestone streets, eat my first Nutella-filled crepe and explore the aisles and aisles of French comic books at the famous FNAC. I remember looking out the window of my family’s apartment in Montmartre with total enchantment year after year; the joyful French masses singing and dancing at the Abbesses metro stop on Bastille Day, long past midnight or the children going round and round the colorful merry go round on the square. Continue reading “Paris: The City I’ve Grown Up to Love”

Art in Paris: Get Inspired by the City of Light this Summer

By Matt Gulizia, ISA Paris Site Specialist

Paris has been a global epicenter of art and culture for centuries, so what better place to become artistically inspired and influenced than the “City of Light”? Inhabitants of Paris are surrounded by beauty at every turn; rustic cobbled streets, architectural elegance and intricately designed gardens can often be found in the most unlikely of places throughout the city.  Even the light itself has captured the attention of prominent artists throughout history, giving Paris its nickname of “la Ville Lumière” (the City of Light).

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ISA Announces New Master’s Degree Programs in Paris

ISA is pleased to announce the launch of our newest ISA Master’s Degree program in Paris, France. Beginning Fall 2014, ISA will offer several programs in partnership with the prestigious IÉSEG School of Management, one of the top business schools in France. Available programs include: Master’s in International Business Administration (MBA) International MBA Master’s Degrees in Business & Accounting MSc in International Business (MIB) MSc in Business Analysis and Consulting MSc in Accounting Master’s Degrees in Fashion Management & Finance MSc in Fashion Management MSc in Finance IÉSEG is one of the top Business Schools in France, ranked 24th in … Continue reading ISA Announces New Master’s Degree Programs in Paris