Speaking the Language: When speaking the language in Spain, you might think that all Spanish is the same, and simply say that “Spanish is Spanish.” Not true. Spanish in Spain is different in every region, and quite different from the Spanish spoken in South America. If you are just beginning to learn how to speak … Continue reading The American Traveler’s Guide to Studying Abroad in Spain
“The Beauty of the World Lies in the Diversity of its People” The St. Petersburg College Clearwater Multi-Cultural Club had its first meeting of the 2016/2017 school year. During the hour-long event, students got to learn more about each other and their diverse backgrounds, while also engaging in many fun activities, such as a flag quiz … Continue reading The Clearwater Multicultural Club Welcomes YOU!
Encourage your students to Study Abroad Schedule a class presentation with our Study Abroad representative Help us spread the word about the available study abroad scholarships For more information on our Study Abroad programs view our video here (also posted on MyCourses under Faculty Support). Inspire your students to be globally engaged Get your students … Continue reading September 2016 Update for Faculty
Students studying abnormal psychology got a rare glimpse into the clinical settings of Ecuador that most graduate students, let alone undergraduate students, never get in the United States. We had the opportunity to visit Ancianato Buena Esperanza, which was an all male elder care facility in Quito. This facility was run by nuns purely supported … Continue reading Psychology in Ecuador
The 2016 SPC South Africa Study Abroad Program focused on interdisciplinary patient-centered health systems in South Africa. Although healthcare in South Africa may seem removed from our concerns at home in the United States, both countries face issues of uneven access, constrained resources, and a desire to improve efficiency. Three SPC students experienced this connection … Continue reading South Africa Reminds Us Why We Chose Healthcare
“You’ll need coffee shops and sunsets and road trips. You’ll need airplanes and passports, old songs and new songs, but people more than anything else. You will need other people and you will need to be that other person to someone else- a living, breathing, screaming invitation to believe in better things.” Special thank you … Continue reading Ecuador = Unforgettable!
“Time flies when you’re having fun.” Time also hits you in the face when you suddenly realize that summer is over and fall classes have already started. So I decided to take a look back at my amazing summer 2016. Even though I was taking a full load of summer classes, I still managed to squeeze in … Continue reading SPC International Student’s Summer in Europe
Want to earn college credits as you Study Abroad in Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, and more? You may be eligible for a Study Abroad scholarship! For instructions, watch our “How to Apply for a Scholarship” (click here) video. Scholarship guidelines: You must be degree seeking and in good academic standing You must meet all … Continue reading Apply for a Study Abroad $cholarship NOW!