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GoAbroad Launches “Win The World: South America” Contest!

Feature, News - Thursday, 25 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Win the World South America Contest

Win the trip of a lifetime to South America and discover the sights of Peru, Brazil, and Argentina with the Win the World Contest from and STA Travel!


GoAbroad Attending First Annual Melibee Global Swarm!

Feature, News - Wednesday, 24 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Melibee Global Swarm 2014

Take your professional development to the next level and work on skills you won’t find in the typical International Education conferences. Within a small group environment, the Melibee Swarm aims to focus on culture, identity, and perspective to help you as a student or professional dig deeper into how we communicate and process culture.


Connect with at WYSTC 2014!

Feature, News - Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 0 Comments

GoAbroad at WYSTC 2014

We are taking a break from our day to day routine in Fort Collins, CO to visit some amazing folks! recently attended the EAIE Conference in Prague, and is now making an appearance at WYSTC in Dublin, Ireland this week. Vice President of Communications, Nikki Powers, will be attending the conference, as will GoAbroad’s Product Launch Coordinator, Tonya Tooley.


A Country of Contrasts: Study Abroad in Managua, Nicaragua

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 15 September 2014 - 0 Comments

A Country of Contrasts: Study Abroad in Managua, Nicaragua

Today on GoAbroad we bring you an interview with Fairfield University to learn more about the Managua, Nicaragua study abroad program! If you’ve ever been interested in exploring this part of the world, our feature today dives into some of the details that makes Nicaragua such an ideal and dynamic destination. From the location to the cuisine, there’s something for every student to fall in love with.


10 Surprises For International Students About The United States

Feature - Wednesday, 3 September 2014 - 0 Comments

College Students in Classroom

When American students study abroad they often find their preconceived notions of the host culture are way off. They also discover new cultural traits that surprise them. So what do international students think about the United States when they come here to study? What shocks them, what is strange about this culture, and which stereotypes are reinforced?


Thriving in Florence: 5 Rules To Enhance Your Time in Italy

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 2 September 2014 - 0 Comments

Florence City Skyline at Night

What I’m about to offer you is an alternative to the “typical Florence Study Abroad Experience,” and a challenge I hope you’ll rise to. You didn’t come all the way here just to follow the crowd because if that were the case, you wouldn’t have chosen to study abroad.


#TheRoadshow With GoAbroad & STA Travel – Fall 2014

Feature, News - Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 0 Comments

The Roadshow, Fall 2014

Want to see the world? Now’s your chance to chat with the experts who can help make it happen! The Fall 2014 GoAbroad and STA Travel Roadshow will be setting out across the country starting the week of September 8, 2014 bringing resources and meaningful travel advice directly to students’ fingertips. GoAbroad and STA ambassadors will be answering questions, handing out materials and prizes, and giving expert advice about meaningful travel.


20 Kick@$$ Quotes From 20 Inspiring Women Around The World

Feature - Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 1 Comment

Maya Angelou Travel Quote

As we reflect on the successes and achievements of all the amazing women around the world, we’re showing our appreciation by featuring some words of wisdom (aka: kick@$$ quotes) from those who’ve lived the fight, overcome the challenges, and inspired us all to never, ever give up on what we believe in.


GoAbroad Welcomes Carrie Herrera Niesen as Content Coordinator

Feature, News - Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 0 Comments

Carrie Herrera Niesen

On behalf of the entire team, we are very pleased to announce that Carrie Herrera Niesen has joined as the Content Coordinator. Working along with the dynamic GoAbroad team, Carrie will be curating and coordinating content for the site as well as assisting with social media support and outreach.


How To Cut the Costs of Studying Abroad

Feature - Tuesday, 12 August 2014 - 1 Comment

How to Cut the Costs of Studying Abroad

The interest in studying abroad has not wavered a bit. Most college freshmen still want to study abroad. If you are one of those students who understand what a life changing experience study abroad is, here are a few tips to turn it into reality, despite your dwindling piggy bank!