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Unique Course Opportunity in Heredia, Costa Rica

  Check out these unique course offerings for Spring 2015 In addition to Heredia’s fun classes, like Dances of Latin America and Latin American Cuisine, this upcoming Spring 2015 semester will feature two new courses taught by Visiting Professor Marjorie Sánchez-Walker from California State University, Stanislaus. Comparative World Women HIST/WS, 400-level, 3 credits This course…


NEW Internship Opportunities in Chiang Mai, Thailand

We are happy to announce even more reasons to make Chiang Mai, Thailand your next place to study abroad -internship opportunities. Starting in Spring 2015, students will have the opportunity to enroll in a three credit internship during our Chiang Mai semester and yearlong programs. While the internship opportunities will vary, possible internship placements include…

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NEW Shanghai, China Summer Internship Program

We are pleased to announce an expanded internship opportunity for students interested in studying in Shanghai, China. Starting in Summer 2015, students will have the opportunity to take an intensive 10 week internship over the summer sessions (May 23 – August 10).  Additionally, students will still be able to participate on the optional Beijing tour (if…


New Shanghai Scholarships for Spring 2015

A bright skyline, colorful high rises and a hub for multinational corporations make Shanghai a notable city. Between marathons, the Chinese train experience and various city events it’s hard for Shanghai not to make it to the top of the “Must See” list. USAC wants to help you cross that city off your list by…


Reggio Emilia, Italy – New Course Offerings & Internships!

Reggio Emilia — our newest Italy study abroad program — continues to bloom with diverse course offerings and unique internship opportunities! Check them out below: Fall Semester 2014 Communication between the Sexes (COM, 400-level, 3 credits) Introduction to Human Social Psychology and Behavior (PSY, 200-level, 3 credits) Nutrition across the Lifespan (NUTR, 300-level, 3 credits)…

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USAC Language Coordinator Published Article on Maximizing Language Learning Abroad

Credit source The USAC Spanish Language Coordinator, Dr. Asunción Martínez, drafted the following article on language learning for, where she is an in-house expert on study abroad. How to Maximize Language Learning While Studying Abroad Are you thinking of investing time and money to embark in a study abroad program? This can be a life-changing decision…