Author Archive For: Sarah Bichsel

Introducing the ACIS Personal Fundraising Page

Earning money for your ACIS trip just became a whole lot simpler! All students traveling in 2019 or later now have access to a Personal Fundraising Page, where friends, family, and ...

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6 French Language & Culture Podcasts for Students

Podcasts are more than just a technological fad: they can be great tools for learning, both independently and in a more formal classroom setting. Whether you’re a French instructor, a student ...

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ACIS Staff Spotlight: Meet Liz!

International Program Coordinator Liz Cokeing is a new staff member at ACIS, but her history with us goes way back: her mother is a former Group Leader and used to ...

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Download the New ACIS Quick Menu Guide

If you’re traveling to Italy, you’re in for some absolutely delicious cuisine. Don’t let a bit of vocabulary keep you stumped on an empty stomach: download the new ACIS Quick Menu ...

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Top Tips Before Your Summer Trip

Summer is here and the trip that seemed so far away last October is suddenly within reach! Here are some last-minute must dos before you take off. 1. Sign up for flight ...

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6 Ways the ACIS App Makes Your Trip That Much Better

You’ve got your passport, sunscreen, a change of socks, and that moneybelt mom made you buy. What more do you need for your adventure abroad? If you’re heading on an ...

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Student Spotlight: Emily Discovers Québec

Spontaneous music festivals, rushing waterfalls and bi-lingual donut stops: these were just a few of the highlights from Emily’s trip to Québec with ACIS Visit Canada!  Learn more about her ...

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10 Ways to Keep Your Brain Busy This Summer

Your brain is like an ice cream cone: you don’t want it to melt in the summer sun! Incorporate these 10 ideas into your summer routine to keep your mind active and your ...

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7 Natural Reasons to Head to Iceland

Combine sprawling national parks, hot springs, volcanoes, windswept cliffs, waterfalls, craggy moors and northern lights, and you have an outdoor adventurer’s dream come true. Or as it’s better known, Iceland. ...

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Student Spotlight: Nick’s Costa Rican Adventure

We’re shining a spotlight on Nick, who recently returned from an ACIS trip to Costa Rica. What did he think about his adventure abroad? Find out in this exclusive interview! ...

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