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

Unique Custom Programs That Will Inspire Your Own Faculty-Led Program

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

ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Prague, Czech Republic

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

Unlocking Prague’s 5 Best Kept Secrets

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 Summer 2014 Faculty Seminar in Prague and Brussels

ISA is pleased to announce our Summer 2014 Faculty Seminar, which will take place in the cities of Prague and Brussels during the week of June 14th – 21st. The seminar, titled “From Curriculum Integration to Intercultural Competence: Facilitating Learning and Development for U.S. Students,” will provide participants with an opportunity to witness and discuss the various means through which ISA maximizes the study abroad experience for U.S. students, particularly in terms of overall learning, development and academic progress. Colloquia during the faculty seminar will be hosted at Vesalius College, the University of Economics (Prague) and Charles University, three of … Continue reading ISA Summer 2014 Faculty Seminar in Prague and Brussels

ISA Sites Around the Globe Celebrate Community Service Day

Community Service around the Globe Each semester ISA sites around the world organize a community service day for students.  This serves as a time for students to give back to the community where they live and develop a closer connection with locals.  Here’s a few of the great activities that students were involved in this fall 2013 semester in ISA sites near and far. Brussels, Belgium ISA partnered with an organization called Serve the City to visit with Afghan refugees who are currently taking temporary shelter at a local church.  ISA students and staff provided them with hot drinks and … Continue reading ISA Sites Around the Globe Celebrate Community Service Day

New Czech Language Options Added in Prague

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

Fall Application Deadlines Extended to April 10th

ISA is pleased to extend the application deadline for select Fall 2012 programs! Fall programs in Belgium, Argentina, Ireland and the Czech Republic with a deadline of April 1st have been extended to April 10th. These include the following: Brussels Fall 1 — Liberal Arts and International Relations Buenos Aires Fall 6 & 7 — Liberal Arts, Language, and Culture Córdoba Fall 1 — Spanish Language and Latin America Studies Galway Fall 1 — Art, Business, Law Prague Fall 2 — International Business and Economics Why wait any longer? Apply now! Remember that the Final Forms and Payment due date … Continue reading Fall Application Deadlines Extended to April 10th