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Does it Make the Heart Grow Fonder? Keeping Your Relationship Alive While Studying Abroad

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 0 Comments

Keeping Your Relationship Alive While Studying Abroad

If you both keep a positive attitude about being apart and having great experiences, then your study abroad time can be without anxiety or sadness. Here’s a few tips from my own experience:


GoAbroad Internship Institute: Interview with Michael Canlas

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Wednesday, 25 June 2014 - 0 Comments

Michael Canlas Headshot

Michael Canlas is studying Biochemistry at Colorado State University. He has taken a whole new direction with his GoAbroad Internship as the Programming Intern.


GoAbroad Internship Institute: Interview with Erin Oppenheim

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Tuesday, 24 June 2014 - 0 Comments

Erin Oppenheim at Fox Glacier, New Zealand

Erin Oppenheim is the PR/Marketing Intern, and a junior at Colorado State University studying journalism with a minor in French. She loves music, listening to it, playing it, going to concerts, just everything music. And she’s a Texas transplant, a Tex-pat, if you will, originally from El Paso, Texas who loves puns. The worse they are, the better.


GoAbroad Internship Institute: Interview with Kathryn Kutchin

Feature, GoAbroad Interview - Monday, 23 June 2014 - 0 Comments

With the launch of the new GoAbroad Internship Institute, the GoAbroad team is pleased to introduce you to the new faces who are working out of our Fort Collins, CO headquarters this summer. Today we sit down to learn more about Kathryn Kutchin, who is working as the GoAbroad HQ Intern.


The World Cup Guide To Brazil: What To See, Do, and Eat

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The World Cup Guide To Brazil

The games are just half the fun. All of the events, parties, and sights in this Brazilian Paradise are what make the experience so unique and this list will help you find the best sites, decide what to eat, and know where to stay.


5 Ways To Be a #NAFSA14 Conference Rockstar

Feature, Staff Post - Thursday, 22 May 2014 - 0 Comments

NAFSA 2014 Annual Conference & Expo Banner

It’s that time of year where I’ve got my head down and focused on the massive amounts of projects, presentations, and meeting prep that is integral to the Annual NAFSA Conference & Expo. As it tiptoes steadily forward (stomps is more like it), it got me thinking about all the memories, lessons learned, and enriching experiences to be found at the Annual NAFSA Conference. And in addition to those, how to make sure you make the most of them!


A Girl’s Guide to Study Abroad in Greece

Girl's Guide to Study Abroad - Wednesday, 21 May 2014 - 0 Comments

A Girl's Guide to Study Abroad in Greece

Greece is situated at a crossroads: it borders the Mediterranean to the South, the Balkans to the North and Turkey to the East. When I studied abroad in Greece in 2011, I found it to be equal parts chaotic, unpredictable, laidback and beautiful. Though it’s not often thought of as a study abroad destination, Greece is a place where you will really begin to understand the meaning of the phrase ‘living the good life’.


Staying Healthy While Studying Abroad

Feature - Tuesday, 20 May 2014 - 0 Comments

Staying Healthy While Studying Abroad

When studying abroad, it’s important to remain healthy. Some study abroad locations require getting shots or taking medications beforehand, but what about those several months when you’re in country? Here are some tips to stay physically and emotionally healthy on a study abroad trip!


Top Four Reasons to Add Toronto to Your Vacation List

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Thursday, 15 May 2014 - 0 Comments

Toronto Yonge-Dundas Square

Today’s Toronto is an intriguing eclectic blend of city, country, high tech, low tech, and downright bohemian influences and activities to experience.


Tackling The Elephant In The Room

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 12 May 2014 - 0 Comments

Tackling the Elephant in the Room

There’s no question about it, Thailand is an amazing country, that we should all get the chance to experience at some point in life. It is difficult to find a place with such kind people; with a rich and diverse culture as well as amazing landscapes and an abundance of animal wildlife. These are just a few of the reasons why Thailand is one of the most popular backpacking destinations in the world, with thousands of young people choosing to enrich their lives by visiting every year.