Lara Sepulveda MachadoEconomic Development Intern | Buenos Aires
I interned with Connect-123 in Buenos Aires for 10 weeks in a micro-finance non-profit organization. My internship was exactly what I was looking for and if otherwise, it wouldn’t have made my stay in vibrant Buenos Aires the same. The city has so much to offer that you are constantly finding yourself outside meeting new people and visiting new places.
As for Connect-123 services, I can only say good things about it. What impressed me the most was Connect’s ability to truly listen to my needs and interests. They successfully placed me with a great organization and an amicable apartment in which I was living with other Connect interns. Their services are very personalized, which facilitates your assimilation process in the city. They are available for pretty much anything you need, and their weekly newsletters provide a great insight of cultural events, dinning experiences or simply a get together where you meet the rest of the Connect-123 family (meaning other interns).
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Cody AmengualEconomic Development Intern | Buenos Aires
Penn State University
14 August 2015
Living abroad is certainly a challenge for someone who is not completely fluent in the language of that country. Working there is even more of a challenge. The Connect-123 program helped fill in the many gaps that were hard to fill for someone who has little information about a city across the world. Finding the internship was a major help along with a place to stay in the city. Finding...
Alice RunionEconomics Intern | Buenos Aires
Ball State University
11 August 2014
Studying abroad had been something I was interested in for a while, but I wasn't very excited about programs that only offered classes in other countries. After hearing about Connect-123's internship programs, I was so excited that I would be able to have an internship position working for an organization. I can say that, hands-down, this was the best part of studying abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for two months. ...
Shannon GrielMicrofinance Intern | Buenos Aires
Miami University Graduate
2 September 2011
My experience in Buenos Aires, Argentina was truly enjoyable and enlightening. Connect-123 made the entire process easy, smooth, and rewarding, from finding me an internship in my area of interest, to finding me a great apartment in Buenos Aires. My journey was 4 months long, and I spent 3 months interning at a local Economic Development NGO, learning about the world of micro-finance and infrastructure improvements in the impoverished provinces...