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Scholarship & Summer Deadlines Coming Up!

Scholarship & Summer Deadlines Coming Up!

The first round of summer deadlines are coming up March 1st! Check your program to see what the deadline is (March 1st or March 15th) and get that application in! If you want to study abroad this summer but aren’t sure where to go, use…

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Need a Fresh Start? Study Abroad!

Need a Fresh Start? Study Abroad!

Great article from the California State University Los Angeles University Times, we had to share! Double-majoring in Public Relations and Instrumental Performance, junior Marrian Zhou knew her creativity had reached a peaking point. She stated, “I needed something fresh, perhaps a distinctive experience to break…

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New in 2016: Galapagos Islands & Dublin

New in 2016: Galapagos Islands & Dublin

We are excited to launch two new programs for J Term 2016: Dublin and the Galapagos Islands! The Galapagos Islands Study environmental science with academic field excursions that take students from Quito, Ecuador, to San Cristobal and Santa Cruz Islands in the Galapagos. Students will…

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Fulbright Summer Deadline

Fulbright Summer Deadline

If you’re interested in studying theater and literature this summer, don’t miss the Fulbright UK Summer Institutes deadline on February 26th! We are excited to have our Shakespeare’s Globe Program designated again this year as part of the Fulbright’s summer UK Institutes and this is a…

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Upcoming Alumni Webinars

Upcoming Alumni Webinars

Register Now for Free AIFS Alumni Webinars! We have specially designed a series of free webinars for AIFS alumni who are interested in making the most of their study abroad experience in their professional lives. Each one offers the opportunity to learn and enhance valuable knowledge…

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Galentine’s Day

Galentine’s Day

When we travel, it’s not always the obvious trips or sites that have the most impact. Alumni Ambassador Mikayla interned in London, but before she started work, she took a trip to Scotland over Valentine’s Day weekend that turned out to be one of her…

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AIFS Celebrates a Healthy Workplace!

AIFS Celebrates a Healthy Workplace!

We are honored to be among the companies recognized this year by the Business Council of Fairfield County (BCFC) for their 2015 Healthy Workplace Best Practices Award Recognition Program! More from the BCFC: The Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program has become the premiere award in Connecticut, recognizing…

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The 2 Cities in China to Visit in 2015

The 2 Cities in China to Visit in 2015

The New York Times list of 52 Places to Go in 2015 had two places in China: Chengdu and Shanghai. We’re pretty excited since you can visit both of these historic and cultural gems on our Chinese History and Culture summer program! Why visit these cities? On…

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 5 Types of Pictures to Take Abroad

 5 Types of Pictures to Take Abroad

Whether you’re a photography buff or just planning on using your phone, studying abroad means taking a million photos of some of the most beautiful, impressive, historic and overall awe inspiring places in the world. Alumni Ambassador Bianca studied with us in London and shared…

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Program Survey

Program Survey

We know you love our program surveys almost as much as you loved studying abroad, so we have one more for you to fill out! Seriously though, help us by completing a 3 question end of program survey: Rate us on a scale of 1-10…

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