Adventures in Barcelona as a Local/Tourist

By Guest 21 January 2014 Ilana, a civil engineering major from the US, has been an intern on Connect-123’s Barcelona program since September.  El drac A few weeks ago I acted as a tour guide for my parents in Barcelona. I had been here for two and a half months and was surprised at how […]

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Steven Levy posted in: Barcelona, Intern Bloggers
Using Sports to Empower Kids in a South African Township

Andrew Schleeter is a Connect-123 youth developement and sports intern in Cape Town.  He shares with us some insights gained by working with an organization that supports and empowers youth through sports and mentorship in one of the most disadvantaged communities in the area. There are many facets that make up the townships just outside […]

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Meet Barcelona Journalism Intern Hannah Buck

Journalism intern Hannah Buck shares her plans for the summer in Barcelona. About two months ago I had absolutely no idea how I would be spending summer 2012. I had just finished a teaching assistantship in the south of France, and after a year of constant travelling and new experiences I was slowly becoming conscious […]

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Steven Levy posted in: Barcelona, Intern Bloggers
7 Unavoidable Buenos Aires Experiences

Connect-123 intern and guest blogger Catherine Ternes is a junior at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. She is currently finishing up her 5 month long stay in Buenos Aires, where she has been working as a research assistant for two different non-profit human rights organizations. Read all about Catherine’s adventures in Buenos Aires on her […]

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