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Finding Your City

Finding Your City

Ben studied abroad with us in Paris in 2010 and just returned for a visit– that exhilarating return to your study abroad city. Now working at his alma mater, Salve Regina, he wrote about and reflected upon his experience, encouraging students to study abroad and…

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Theater Internship in London

Theater Internship in London

AIFS internships are the best of both worlds: résumé building work experience and all of the benefits and excitement of study abroad. The Richmond Internship Program in London helps students find an internship related to their major so Lucy interned with a theater company and came…

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January Term in Paris

January Term in Paris

Why spend January in Paris? It’s the perfect opportunity to spend your winter break earning credits and experiencing a new culture. And for some students who can’t go abroad during the rest of the year, it’s a chance to study abroad! There are countless reasons…

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10 Days in North West Australia

10 Days in North West Australia

All AIFS programs offer a range of included cultural activities and trips and optional excursions. One of the most popular trips is the AIFS Perth Northwest Trip, a fun-filled bus trip through the rugged North West of Western Australia. Students cover close to 2,500 miles across…

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The Benefits of a Homestay in Paris

The Benefits of a Homestay in Paris

We were emailing with Lyndi, abroad right now in Paris, and asked if she had any photos she wanted to share from her time there so far. This is what she sent back, which just goes to show why a homestay is always the best…

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Happy Shark Week! Our Top 3 Shark Infested Places to Study Abroad

Happy Shark Week! Our Top 3 Shark Infested Places to Study Abroad

AIFS Stellenbosch student Kelly cage shark diving In honor of Shark Week, we are rating some of our study abroad locations on a scale of 0 to 10 sharks. Yes, Rome may have the Colosseum, Paris may have the Eiffel Tower, but South Africa has…

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Deadline: RSVP For the AIFS Granada Reception!

Deadline: RSVP For the AIFS Granada Reception!

Don’t miss out on the AIFS Granada Reception on August 1st! This Friday, July 10th, is the last day to RSVP, click here for full details and the link to RSVP. Granada Resident Director Paula Messina returned to the U.S. this past year (after more than…

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Life After Study Abroad: Interning in Chile

Life After Study Abroad: Interning in Chile

Alumni Ambassador Mollie studied abroad in Chile and worked with her school to use that experience to return for an internship. Aside from the career benefits and the thrill of travel and adventure, she was most excited to reunite with her host family, a real…

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ΑΙΦΣ Ελλάδα on Instagram

ΑΙΦΣ Ελλάδα on Instagram

Hopefully Google Translate worked correctly and that says AIFS Greece on Instagram. If you haven’t yet, check out aifs_greece to see firsthand from one of our students (hi Rachel!) what’s going on day-to-day. You know, the usual: housing, farmer’s markets, weekend trips to the Greek…

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Updates From Summer Students Abroad

Updates From Summer Students Abroad

Our summer programs are in full swing and our student bloggers are keeping us up to date on what’s going on all around the globe. Check out the Student section of our blog and browse posts from all of our excellent student bloggers, from Costa…

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