Marla Torrado talks about completing her thesis as a foreign student in Argentina

By Tracey Chandler

279226_10150244522623716_2280168_oMarla Torrado, 31 years old, born and raised in Puerto Rico, currently lives in Austin, Texas, as she is completing her PhD at the University of Texas-Austin in Community and Regional Planning. She was offered a Fulbright Fellowship in order to carry out her dissertation fieldwork and is spending nine months of that time in Argentina to work on her thesis… one month in Buenos Aires and eight months in Córdoba. Continue reading

10 tips for getting the most out of your GAP year around Latin America

By Tracey Chandler

If you’re planning a GAP year around Latin America, what are the 10 most important things to bear in mind. This is our selection… Continue reading