I know it hasn’t been too long since the last post on international volunteering making the news, but it seems like it’s a hot topic! Here are some more news finds, courtesy of IVPA’s Executive Director, Genevieve Brown (as always).
What’s Keeping Black Students from Studying Abroad
Only 5% of Americans who study abroad are black. “Losing out on cultural interaction abroad could also mean losing out on job prospects and other benefits. And these missed opportunities don’t just harm individuals—they also rob society of social capital. “
ISA Internships & Service-Learning have come together in a joint website
This website is a comprehensive new resource for all internship and service-learning opportunities available through ISA.
New Online Listing Service