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We’re excited to celebrate International Women’s Day and the women who #PressForProgress to make gender parity a reality. Here are just a few of the IES Abroad students, faculty, and staff who have recently dedicated their time and energy to elevate women around the world.

Meet Elizabeth Weight (IES Abroad Nantes, Fall 1987 & IES Abroad Paris, Spring 1988 | Connecticut College), Regional Drought Information Coordinator at NOAA: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Read how Danny Kosiba (IES Abroad Christchurch, Spring 2017 | Hope College) extended his time studying abroad in New Zealand to be a whale research assistant with Nan Hauser.

We reviewed powerful and inspiring submissions from students across more than 30 different U.S. colleges and universities who studied abroad or interned with us this past year, but only one was named the 2017 Global Citizen of the Year. Meet Yesenia Ayala...

IES Abroad is now offering a new scholarship opportunity for 2018-19 Academic Year. This opportunity was created through the generous gift from a private donor.

In celebration of the Chinese New Year, IES Abroad students studying abroad in Shanghai on our Shanghai - Engineering Program attended several local events at Spring Festival.

View our Barcelona staff's Facebook Live tour of the newest addition to the IES Abroad Barcelona Center - the fourth floor student lounge and study spaces!

February is a time of reflecting on all the people and experiences that we love - the photos tagged with #IESabroad or @iesabroad on Instagram this month show just that.

Hanging out with sea lion pups in the Galapágos Islands, taking in the view of Lake Como, jumping into the waters off the Italian coastline - our Fall 2017 study abroad students had some unforgettable moments, and they have the photos to prove it!

Today marks the beginning of the Year of the Dog. According to the Chinese zodiac, the dog is a steadfast, independent dream chaser.