What is it like to study abroad in Canada? Stephanie Viteri from Ecuador received an Emerging Leaders in the Americas Program (ELAP) scholarship in 2013-2014 and created this video depicting her amazing experience!
As August, and with it Summer 2014, faded away – not unlike a wide-body jetliner climbing and gaining altitude until it shimmers out of visual range after departing off a runway at Chicago O’Hare International Airport – I too felt like I had climbed out of sight when I arrived... read more →
This coming Thursday marks my 11th week of study here in Paris, France. Recently realizing that nearly half of my exchange program is over, I have begun to think back to all the anxieties, complications, and hiccups that I experienced during my very first week abroad. To provide some background:... read more →
What I thought I was in for... This coming Thursday marks my 11th week of study here in Paris, France. Recently realizing that nearly half of my exchange program is over, I have begun to think back to all the anxieties, complications, and hiccups that I experienced during my very... read more →
The CBIE Photo and Video Contest Winners are announced! In celebration of #IEW2015 thousands of students viewed and voted on entries from across the country Winning Video: Felix Schiel, University of Lethbridge: How an International Student Became Canadian ‘How I became Canadian’ is a film by Felix Schiel who explains... read more →
À la suite du séisme qui a frappé Haïti en 2010, le Nouveau-Brunswick s’est engagé dans la création d’une École de formation professionnelle à la mémoire du Sgt Mark Gallagher. Plusieurs intervenants de la société civile ont contribué à la création de cette institution haïtienne dirigée par la Communauté religieuse... read more →
It is common that Canadians who study abroad once catch the bug to go again and again. That could not be more true for one particular Dalhousie University student. Shelby Jamieson's #IEW2015 Video: My Life Abroad captures the incredible cultural and educational experiences she has had around the world as... read more →
How can I fit an international experience into my two year college diploma? More and more Canadian college students in two year diploma programs are understanding the value of adding an international experience to their portfolio. But how can a college student fit this in to an already jam-packed two... read more →
In 2013 Canadian student Mike Lukowski from Kwantlen Polytechnic University travelled to Valparaíso - one of the most colourful, artistic cities in South America. Here is the video of Mike creating Canadian student street art in Valparaíso - a great example of international education collaboration and opportunity!
Great reasons to study abroad this year We asked Canadian study-abroad alumni about the long-term value of their overseas experiences. Here are the 7 great reasons to study abroad they gave: What is your greatest reason to pursue education abroad this year? This infographic appeard in the Fall 2014 high... read more →