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¿Estás listo/a para pasar una noche divertida, cantando y bailando tus canciones favoritas junto los mentores e intercambios? ¡Deja en casa la vergüenza y anímate a venir! No importa si no sabes cantar, lo importante es divertirse 🙂 Nos vemos el próximo martes 25 de febrero a las 10.30pm en el Nomad Club (Calle Manuel […]


Traveling through Toledo_by Nico

The program has just completed our second trip of the spring semester!  We spent a night in Toledo this weekend, and it was so refreshing.  As I mentioned last semester, we had gone to El Escorial, Segovia, and Granada.  This semester, we had the option of going to El Escorial again, we went to Toledo, and […]



¿No sabes qué hacer este jueves después de las clases de gramática? ¡Pues tenemos un plan para ti! Ven a pasar un buen rato junto a los mentores, mentoras e intercambios al Rolling de Chamartín. Podrás patinar en ambiente de discoteca, con luces y música incluidos.  Te esperamos el JUEVES 13 de FEBRERO a las […]


Para empezar_by Naomi

Hola chicos! My name is Naomi, I am a senior at Skidmore College majoring in sociology with a minor in Spanish and yes! I am spending my last semester of college in Madrid, Spain. I was always interested in studying abroad but since I am a transfer student, that opportunity wound up aligning with my […]


My Dominican Host Family_by Nico

It feels amazing to be back in Madrid for a second semester! The weather is much warmer than I expected it to be for the end of January/beginning of February, but coming from the oh-so-freezing New York City, I am not complaining whatsoever. I landed on Tuesday morning, as opposed to my prior expected arrival of Saturday […]


Reflections of a Local Traveler_by Aja

We have officially completed the first week of classes, schedules are close to being finalized, and all the new and returning students seem to be settling in wonderfully. As a full year student, it has been so exciting to meet new people and create new friendships and connections with the Spring students. It is really […]


El Escorial_by Giovanna

This past Saturday, we traveled to El Escorial, a beautiful monastery and palace built in the late 1500s.  It is one of the most important sites of the Spanish Renaissance and in 1984, it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. Built about 30 miles from Madrid, it is situated at the base of the […]