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Studying abroad can mean one memorable moment after another, something our Fall 2018 students showed to be true. Check out the winners of IES Abroad's Fall 2018 Photo Contest!

We're proud of our faculty at each of our locations around the world, and we can’t help but get excited when they receive prestigious awards. 

Karen van Es and David Main never could have predicted what the spring of 1969 would hold when they chose to study abroad on the IES Abroad Madrid program. Read on to discover how their time in Spain affected their lives, and how their paths crossed again many years later, eventually leading to their marriage.

The Barbara A. Barker Vienna Summer Internship Diversity Scholarship provides financial assistance for underrepresented students.

You may have heard studying abroad in Shanghai referred to as “non-traditional,” but with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, why go with traditional?

We did it, folks! IES Abroad has once again been recognized for its academic and culturally immersive (and, of course, fun!) study abroad programs, being named the Overall Top Study Abroad Provider in the first-ever Go Overseas Community Choice Awards for Study Abroad.

There’s a time and place to treat a four-walled room as your classroom, but sometimes your classroom needs to be expanded to include the world itself.

We enjoy a bit of friendly competition every now and then, so when our 2018 Fall semester students participated in our first-ever virtual, live debate tournament between IES Abroad Centers, we were very excited!

IES Abroad Ambassador Mariah Bensley (IES Abroad Siena | Hope College) shares the top five best gluten free dishes she had while living in the carb capital of the world.

We are excited to introduce our 54 Spring 2019 Correspondents who will be sharing their authentic voices on IES Abroad Blogs through their writing, photography, video, and other creative projects.

While studying abroad in Paris, Mike Mentz (IES Abroad Paris French Studies, Fall 2004 | Wake Forest University) found inspiration for his songwriting in every moment—from street sweepers to conversations with his host family. Read on to discover how studying abroad helped Mike prepare for his career as a globetrotting singer and songwriter, and what he hopes listeners take away from his music.