• By Chase Poffenberger and Kate Simpson One snowy evening back in the winter of 2015, I made my way to a gathering of women in a DC hotel ballroom called “Women in the World.” The panels—made up of impressive women… Read More >>

  • Airline strikes, lost passports, political unrest: dealing with the unexpected is probably the most predictable part of the travel business—and we pride ourselves on being prepared for whatever comes our way. This past January presented a conundrum of a different… Read More >>

  • When you have discerning clients like we do, your team has to be discerning too—but also creative, well informed, perceptive, and above all, passionate about travel. Our creative team comes to work each day with a tall order: to craft… Read More >>

  • 2018: Year in Review

    January 8th

    Happy New Year! 2018 kept us on our toes in so many ways. As we settle into a new year, let me highlight a few wonderful things that happened last year. ATA in the World In 2018, we fulfilled our… Read More >>

  • We are proud to announce that our study abroad division, CET Academic Programs, is opening new programs for high school and pre-college students. Relying on over 30 years of experience operating innovative and rigorous undergraduate study abroad programs, as well… Read More >>

  • The world is our workplace. It may sound cliché, but we have employees who “clock-in” from many different states, countries, and continents every day. Sending staff into the field for research and development is a vital component for developing and… Read More >>

  • 2017: The Year in Review

    December 21st

    The Year-in-Review Each year, I have the pleasure of writing our “Year in Review” post! Before we turn the calendar page to a new year, here is a quick recap of ATA’s fast-paced 2017! ATA in the World At ATA,… Read More >>

  • In late November, the US Department of State announced changes to its system for issuing travel warnings. This system is one of the ways we analyze conditions in the countries where we operate, so it is important that we maintain… Read More >>

  • Introducing Our New Logo

    September 18th

    We are pleased to announce that Academic Travel Abroad has a new logo! Our old logo has served us well, but after several decades, we decided it was time to modernize our look. To us, the paper airplane symbolizes a journey—in… Read More >>