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Nikki Powers

Nikki Powers

A Wisconsin native, Nikki has loved traveling since the first time she left the country at age 16. In her role at GoAbroad, Nikki works closely with partners and partner universities.

Articles By Nikki Powers

14 Eye-Poppin’ Photos of New Year Traditions Around the World Published 31 Dec 2016

Looking for places to travel for New Year’s Eve? Want to trade in the sparkly dress and ball drop for a new holiday memory abroad? If experiencing other culture’s holidays is an item on your travel bucket list, then plan to brave the holiday travel sea...

A Guide to Fine Arts Jobs Abroad Published 26 Sep 2016

Landing an international art job might seem daunting, but a fine arts job abroad might be closer than you think! There are many positions in the art and fine arts communities abroad, so it may be easier to land in international job than in your own co...

A Guide to Volunteer Teaching Abroad Published 30 Dec 2014

Teaching abroad is a goal for many people, whether they have a degree in education or not. Volunteering in as a teacher or teaching assistant for a short amount of time is an excellent way to test if a career in teaching is a good fit for you without ...

A Guide to Women's Rights Volunteering Abroad Published 17 Dec 2014

Volunteering abroad in women’s rights is rewarding and important work. If you are passionate about gender equality and want to learn more about the realities of the issue around the world, women’s right volunteer work is a great choice for...

A Guide to Fine Arts Degrees Abroad Published 30 Nov 2014

Artists looking at international degree programs should expect a significant focus on studio courses which will help them develop their craft and portfolio throughout the program. Many countries offering bachelor’s and master’s degree prog...

Five Cool Ways To Get Around In Vina del Mar Published 29 Mar 2013

You probably won’t have a car when you’re studying abroad in Viña del Mar, but that won’t keep you stationary. Here are a few other options for seeing the beautiful Garden City of Chile!MicrosThese public buses are flat-rate fare, and pick up as many p...