The Latest from South Africa

Jan 10 10:21am
Cape Town

See You Later Alligator, I’m Off To Cape Town

by Mary Kaitlin

A glimpse into my mind's eye pre-departure for my semester abroad in Cape Town: full of thoughts, things to do, and intentions to set.

Jan 8 6:23pm
Cape Town

Off to Tel Aviv! I mean, Cape Town!

by Jeremy

            I was selected to study abroad during the fall of my sophomore year. It’s now spring semester of my junior year and I’m finally getting ready to go to Israel. I mean, South Africa. No, I don’t think the two countries are that similar; however, until just a few months ago I was getting ready to spend a semester in Israel.

Dec 16 3:01pm

A Decade in Review: Top 10 Photo Contest Winners

by IES Abroad

Our students capture unforgettable moments while studying abroad. Check out our IES Abroad Photo Contest winners from the past decade to see for yourself!

Oct 23 1:21pm

Budgeting While Abroad: Our Correspondents Share Their Tips

by IES Abroad

You already know that study abroad is an awesome, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. (Why else would you be on this site?) You’re on board, and you've figured out everything you actually need to get there—go you! There’s just one little thing—How do I pay for stuff while I'm abroad?

Aug 27 9:47am

Best of 2019: Check Out 15 Featured IES Summer Internships

by IES Abroad

Have you wondered what you’d actually be doing while you intern in the summer? Because internship placements are based on your unique interests, everyone’s internship experience is one of a kind. With that in mind, here’s what a number of IES interns who worked around the world this summer did.