Students, it’s not too late to apply for a Summer or Fall 2010 study abroad program and save money. We will increase our prices Feb. 1 for some of our most popular study abroad destinations in order to continue providing you with high-quality programs and services. But if you apply today, you can still get in at 2009 prices and save. There’s less than two weeks left before the new prices go into effect for programs in: Buenos Aires, Argentina San Jose, Costa Rica Prague, Czech Republic Paris,…

They’re enjoying a special visit to Florence’s Boboli Gardens, as part of their studies in the course Italy in the Words of British and American Writers at the CEA Florence GlobalCampus! This course analyzes selected narratives by British and American writers who traveled in and wrote about Italy. But you won’t just read the works of famous authors such as Lord Byron, E.M. Forster, Henry James, Mark Twain, Edith Wharton, Ernest Hemingway, you’ll have the unique opportunity to actively research and explore the places and events, both real…

This past summer, CEA’s Study Abroad Students enrolled in the “Florence in Photography” course at the CEA GlobalCampus in Florence took some really great photos which are well worth a look. Students learned how the camera can be used in a foreign environment as an exciting tool of documentary record, cross-cultural understanding, artistic expression and self-discovery. The class teaches students to constantly train their cameras on the city of Florence itself, its architecture, history, people, and rich culture. While developing technical, compositional and critical skills as a photographer,…

$2,500 Off Rome & $1500 off Florence Spring 2009 programs at the CEA GlobalCampus Week One: $2500 off MadridExtended by popular demand! It’s Week Two in CEA’s September Savings and we’ve got two study abroad programs that you won’t want to miss! All students who sign up this week for a Spring 2009 program at the CEA GlobalCampus in Rome or Florence using the promotion code Italy09Savings will receive up to $2500 off their program price. All you have to do is apply to the program with this…

Active learning through hands-on courses and activities is ever-present at the CEA GlobalCampus: Florence. Italy in the Words of British and American Writers is a course that recently allowed CEA students some well-deserved publicity in an Italian online newspaper. Through this unique course students are afforded the unrepeatable opportunity to actively research and retrace the exact steps of such famed American writers as Lord Byron, E.M. Forster, Henry James, Mark Twain, Edith Wharton and Ernest Hemingway in order to explore at first hand the places and events, both…

CEA has just received the final submissions for our study abroad video contest. All of the entries below are from students currently studying abroad with CEA. Now we would like to open up the vote for the best entry, please vote using the star rating on the video’s page on YouTube. The winner will receive a 15 day eurail pass or equivalent so vote early and vote often for the entry you would like to see win the prize. The first video is from one of our students…

There’s never been a better opportunity to save. Don’t miss out on your chance to save $500 to $1,000 and have an unforgettable semester at one of CEA’s GlobalCampuses! CEA is still enrolling for a limited time so apply for your study abroad between now and November 10th and save in the following cities – Paris, Florence, Rome, Madrid and Seville. But don’t wait – the remaining spaces will fill quickly! Tired of the traditional classroom?CEA has launched a new approach to learning. Take full advantage of the…

As I am discussing the course content and active learning components of the newest curriculum suggestions with the CEA Associate Dean for Italy, Kevin Murphy, I have to try really hard to keep the jealously from creeping into my voice. Behind the scenes visits to restoration labs? Projects on Preservation Ethics? Visits to the Italian Parliament? Cooking demonstrations designed to show the culture behind food and wine? Where were these courses when I studied abroad in Italy? I am amazed to see how far global education and study…