A Thanksgiving Note To You. Yes, You!

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This week at IES Abroad, we've paused to thank the people who make IES Abroad such an extraordinary global community. One of the most important people to thank is you.

You make us want to get up and go to work everyday. Students, partners, host families, friends, colleagues, and neighbors all around the globe are the ones who make our work so meaningful. Day in and day out, we get to make students' dreams come true through study abroad—what a gift.

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to do what we love.

This season, and always, we hope you are surrounded by good people, great conversation, and a drive to discover something new—whether that's a new meal, a new song, a new way of thinking, a new person, or a new place.

From our homes to yours, happy Thanksgiving from all of us at IES Abroad.

Recent news & press

Feb 15 2:29pm

Congratulations to Our 2018 Global Citizen of the Year Award Winner & Finalists

by IES Abroad

We reviewed powerful and inspiring submissions from amazing students who studied abroad or interned with us this past year, but only one was named the 2018 Global Citizen of the Year.

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Feb 11 11:56am

Barcelona Faculty Member Annie Michie Receives Master Craftsman Award

by IES Abroad

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. 

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Feb 4 12:15pm
Madrid

The Road to Love: How Study Abroad Brought Two Alumni Together Years After Madrid

by IES Abroad

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.

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Jan 31 3:05pm

Five Years After Study Abroad: IES Abroad Alum Grant Carney, Graduate Student

by IES Abroad

While studying abroad in Granada, Spain, Grant Carney (IES Abroad Granada, Spring 2014 | Kenyon College) immersed himself in the Spanish language and gained confidence in his speaking abilities. Read on to learn how this William E. and Mary M. Dwyer Endowed Scholarship recipient’s study abroad experience helped prepare him for the professional world.

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Jan 29 10:55am

Presenting our Photo Contest Winners

by IES Abroad

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!

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Jan 28 1:44pm

Announcing the Barbara A. Barker Vienna Summer Internship Scholarship

by IES Abroad

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

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