School News

Stop, Drop and Translate

President Tom Hassan kicks off the 2018-19 school year with a short story that captures the essence of SYA. 

Alumni Spotlight: Morgan Askew

Morgan Askew, Class of SYA Spain 2010, describes her path since her year abroad in Zaragoza, from a boutique major in Romance languages to Peace Corps, and her plans for what will come next...

Photos: Yunnan

Pictures from the SYA China trip to Yunnan province by Wen A.

Each year, Campus Reporters at each of our schools portray life at SYA.
These students represent their SYA schools by writing blog posts, capturing photos and shooting videos of their school and home life, co-curriculars, educational trips, and their host country. Read some of their stories below, and keep checking back for new posts!

Stop, Drop and Translate

President Tom Hassan kicks off the 2018-19 school year with a short story that captures the essence of SYA. 

Alumni Spotlight: Morgan Askew

Morgan Askew, Class of SYA Spain 2010, describes her path since her year abroad in Zaragoza, from a boutique major in Romance languages to Peace Corps, and her plans for what will come next...

Arrivederci Viterbo

As the SYA Italy Class of 2019 prepares for their first journey to Viterbo, watch as Emily Ham, SYA Italy 2018, bids farewell to Viterbo during an SYA Italy Open Mic performance last spring.

SYA China Final Video

Campus Videographer, Ellie S., recaps the best moments of the year with her final video.

Un Momento en el Tiempo

Campus Reporter, Ellis C. looks back at his year studying abroad in Zaragoza in his last blog.

Leaving My Second Home

Campus Reporter, Katherine J. looks back at her time spent in Rennes and offers advice to future students. 

Ready, Set, Go

Campus Reporter, Defne E. reflects on her year abroad in Rennes.

Model UN

Campus Reporter, Elizabeth L., describes her experience attending a Model UN conference in Amsterdam.

To Color in Better Days

Campus Videographer, Ellie S., captures footage of the sights and sounds of Yunnan province.

Never Forget: D-Day

Campus Reporter, Laila M., writes about visiting Normandy and the impact it had on her.

Qingming in Hong Kong

Campus Reporter, Grace L., writes about the Model UN conference in Beijing and the Qingming Festival. 

En Normandie

Clio M. shares her photos from a class trip to Normandy.

Viaggio al Nord

Campus Videographer, Aaron W., records his class trip to various cities in northern Italy.

El Viajero Incansable

In this blog, Campus Reporter Ellis C. reflects back on his independent travels.

Ski Trip Vlog

Campus Videographer Aicher H. shares his vlog from skiing in the Pyrenees mountains with his class.

Video: Making Coffee

Campus Videographer, Aaron W., films a lab at school where students make their own coffee.