Coming Up on #IESabroad: Our Social Media Channels for February & March 2017

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We have a lot to share with you on our IES Abroad Facebook, Instagram, and Snapchat accounts this month and next, and we want to help you keep track of it all.

Mark your calendars and check out the Facebook Live videos, Snapchat takeovers, Photo Contest, and so much more that we have planned!

February 7th | Facebook Live: Finding Your Perfect Study Abroad Match

We went live on our Facebook page this morning to help you find your perfect study abroad match, just in time for Valentine's Day.

February 10th | Facebook Live with Thamine Nayeem, 2016 Study Abroad Film Festival Finalist

​Hear from Thamine Nayeem (IES Abroad Rabat | University of Richmond), our 2016 Study Abroad Film Festival Finalist, as she talks about her film, I Choose Openness.

February 17th: Photo Contest Voting Begins on Facebook

​Do you like seeing study abroad photos from around the world? Us, too. That’s why you’ll love seeing study abroad through our students’ eyes with our Photo Contest! From February 17-24, visit our Facebook page to vote for your favorites in our Study Abroad Photo Contest. Voting ends Friday, February 24th, at 12 p.m. CT.

February 17th: Tokyo Snapchat Takeover

​IES Abroad Tokyo is taking over our Snapchat, and giving you the inside scoop on all things study abroad Japan. (Psst: Follow us on Snapchat!)

March 3rd: Barcelona Snapchat Takeover

​Say ‘hola’ to Spain and follow along as IES Abroad Barcelona takes you through the study abroad Spain experience. Be sure to follow our Barcelona students on the Center’s Instagram account, too!

Can’t get enough of #IESabroad? Hit that follow button! Keep up with us on our Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter.

To get started, here are all of our Centers abroad with Instagram accounts:

AMSTERDAM - @IESabroadamsterdam

BARCELONA - @IESabroad_barcelona

DUBLIN - @IESabroaddublin

GRANADA - @IESabroadgranada

NANTES - @IESabroadnantes

TOKYO - @IESabroadtokyo

VIENNA - @IESabroadvienna

Recent news & press

Apr 19 3:00pm
Amsterdam

Sustainable Living While Studying Abroad

by Victoria Bruick

Whether you’re a long-time environmentalist or a budding recycler, interning or studying abroad offers you an opportunity to gain insight into how different communities approach sustainable living.

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Apr 19 9:17am
Paris

IES Abroad Paris Students Explore Clichy-Batignolles, the City’s Growing Eco-District

by Victoria Bruick

Professor Alvaro Artigas recently led IES Abroad students on a course-related trip to Clichy-Batignolles, a dynamically growing eco-district in Paris.

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Apr 18 9:19pm
Rome

From International Internship in Italy to Pursuing Public Health

by Shaina Moran

IES Internships alumna Michelle Wagner (Rome Summer Internship 2015 | Penn State University) wears many hats: graduate student, world traveler, public health enthusiast, and blogger, to name a few. In a previous role as an IES intern in Rome, Michelle participated in hands-on work, came face-to-face with social issues, gained a professional mentor, and paved her path to graduate school. Read on Michelle explains her international internship in Italy.

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Apr 17 1:41pm

The Power of Advocacy: Mobilizing the Study Abroad Community

by Hernando Sevilla-Garcia

Hernando Sevilla-Garcia, IES Abroad Diversity Relations Manger, visited Capitol Hill to speak with Illinois representatives on the importance of study abroad programs and international students.

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Apr 16 1:05pm
Paris

Giving Back - Alum of the Month Gianna Reyes Montinola

by Victoria Bruick

Meet Gianna Reyes Montinola (IES Abroad Paris, Summer 1978 & 1978-79 | Mount Holyoke College), Vice President for Corporate Affairs at the Far Eastern University (FEU) Manila.

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