Tag Archives: United States of America (USA)

An International Childhood: 12 Perks To Growing Up Abroad

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 13 January 2015 - 1 Comment

Emily McLaren in Sakhalin, Russia

Each and every one of us has had a different childhood – from the house we grew up in, to the traditions we held. Growing up abroad was my childhood and moving from country to country was part of the norm for me


What Will You Give on #GivingTuesday 2014?

Feature, News - Tuesday, 25 November 2014 - 0 Comments

What Will You Give Campaign

The GoAbroad Foundation has joined #GivingTuesday, a first of its kind effort that will harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners—charities, families, businesses and individuals—to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season.


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 GoAbroad.com 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.


10 Surprises For International Students About The United States

Feature - Wednesday, 3 September 2014 - 1 Comment

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?


#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.


15 Lessons I Learned At The World Cup & in Brazil – Part 2

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Thursday, 24 July 2014 - 0 Comments

Brazil, Market Peppers

Today on GoAbroad, we bring you Part 2 of a special feature with Dominique Pellegri, who traveled to Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.


15 Lessons I Learned At The World Cup & In Brazil – Part 1

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Monday, 21 July 2014 - 2 Comments

Cristo de la Concordia in Cochabamba, Bolivia

Today on GoAbroad, we bring you Part 1 of a special feature with Dominique Pellegri, who recently traveled to Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.


5 Ways To Be a #NAFSA14 Conference Rockstar

Feature, Staff Post - Thursday, 22 May 2014 - 1 Comment

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 Region in Turmoil: Spotlight on Crimea

Feature - Friday, 21 March 2014 - 0 Comments

Ukraine and Crimea Map

In response to the current situation in Crimea and Ukraine, GoAbroad has gathered information for students planning on studying abroad in Ukraine and Russia or are already studying in the area.