Archive | February, 2011

JourneySong: Africa by Perpetuum Jazzile

Feature - Sunday, 27 February 2011 - 0 Comments

JourneySong: Africa by Perpetuum Jazzile

Today’s JourneySong is Toto‘s “Africa” performed live by the Slovenian group, Perpetuum Jazzile at Vokal Xtravaganzza 2008. There’s also a video of Toto performing the song live at a concert in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The initial idea for the song came from Toto band member David Paich who said, “At the…

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JourneySong: Good Life by OneRepublic

Feature - Sunday, 20 February 2011 - 2 Comments

JourneySong: Good Life by OneRepublic

For anyone who has spent time abroad, this song reflects the happiness of discovering the world — and how sometimes even your friends (especially those who haven’t been abroad yet) don’t understand. Woke up in London yesterday Found myself in the city near Piccadilly Don’t really know how I got…

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JourneySong: Sout Al Horeya صوت الحريه [Sound of Freedom] by Hany Adel and Amir Eid

Feature - Sunday, 13 February 2011 - 3 Comments

JourneySong: Sout Al Horeya صوت الحريه [Sound of Freedom] by Hany Adel and Amir Eid

Sometimes journeys are taken not just by an individual but by many people together. Over the last few weeks, the people of Egypt have been on an incredible journey towards what they hope will be freedom and democracy for their country. Today’s JourneySong is one of the many songs and…

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Photography Abroad

Feature - Tuesday, 8 February 2011 - 1 Comment

Photography Abroad

Photography is one of the most used search terms on our website for abroad programs . Studio Art Centers International (SACI) in Florence is just one of the programs that offers photography courses, as well classes in other media. Here are the links to our GoAbroad listings for Photography: Study…

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JourneySong: Immigrant Song by Krauka

Feature - Saturday, 5 February 2011 - 1 Comment

JourneySong: Immigrant Song by Krauka

When most people involved in traditional music  think of an immigrant song, they think of songs of longing for the old country. This one is a little different. It’s a cover of a Led Zeppelin tune by the Danish/Icelandic band, Krauka. Krauka has used traditional Viking instruments in a folk-metal-rock version that recalls…

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International Relations Abroad

Feature - Wednesday, 2 February 2011 - 1 Comment

International Relations Abroad

Today we feature opportunities in the area of International Relations! In this video, Yanisha Brown, an International Relations and East Asian Studies major from the University of Arkansas shares about her study abroad experience in Chengdu, China for an academic year on a Boren Scholarship.. Here are the links to…

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