Intern Abroad Articles

Let's be real, the world of internships is a game of chance. The stereotypes about fetching coffee and making copies sadly don't exist for no reason. If you want to be sure your internship is going to be a worthwhile learning experience, Germany is the place to go. In Germany, an...
During my own experience studying abroad in Italy, I didn’t participate in a dual intern-study abroad program per say, but I did have work-study. Or, rather, they created one for me because I was in such a small program, and I got the chance to both work and study abroad during...
Your suitcase is splayed out on your bedroom floor and you’re looking around your room, bewildered, without the faintest idea where to begin. It’s stressful enough picking out an outfit for your first day at a regular internship, but to try to pick out a months’ worth of outfits...
As the world shrinks and the job market grows in competitiveness, gaining international experience and global skills becomes increasingly important. Studying abroad remains the most popular option for students going overseas, with nearly 290,000 students studying abroad in the...
It's a no-brainer that an internship abroad is a fantastic addition to your resume . International experience is always a plus, but interning abroad really sets you apart from the majority of students who studied abroad. While others are scratching their heads trying to figure...
Money makes the world go ‘round, they say. Whether or not you believe that, it does keep a roof over your head and a nice meal of fish and chips or paella in your belly while you’re interning abroad . Transportation becomes more of a budget concern when you're interning abroad...
In the 2007/08 school year, 262,416 U.S. students studied abroad, according to the Institute of International Education . Yet only some 14,000 interned abroad in that same year! That number is double what it was just six years earlier, but even with that growth, it only accounts...
I've traveled to over 40 countries in the past 5 years, so although my long-term relationship experience is quite limited (it's almost Valentine's Day so I'd rather not dwell on that part), I still find going out with locals to be one of the most interesting parts of my...
Yesterday Go Overseas got a shout out from the New York Times in their article, Internships Abroad: Unpaid, With a $10,000 Price Tag . It focused on the irony of having to pay to intern abroad. We believe that everyone should feel empowered to go overseas -- no matter their...
Photo Credit: Chris Carruth | Visionaria Peru Ahhh, the paid internship – that elusive, unicorn-like creation that so many of us dream of finding and so very few of us actually capture. But you, you’re the ambitious type – and, not content to hunt for the mysterious beast at home...