Explore St. Louis' Art Scene

April 17, 2013 | Topics: Annual Conference

By Ryan Saale

Visiting St. Louis wouldn't be complete without a visit to its many wonderful—and mostly free—museums, art galleries and other cultural institutions in and around the city.... See More

Uniquely St. Louis

April 10, 2013 | Topics: Annual Conference

By Ryan Saale

Many of us traverse the world as international educators, and are given the opportunity to experience the places where we travel. No matter how in-depth one's knowledge of a place, however, it's the distinctive, unique experiences that often last longest in our memories. There is a long list of such experiences in St. Louis. To save you time, here are my top five picks. ... See More

Route 66 and Beyond: Day Trips from St. Louis

April 03, 2013 | Topics: Annual Conference

By Ryan Saale

Experiencing the open road by highway is part of the very fabric of St. Louis – quite literally. The historic Route 66, one of America's first and most famous highways, winds through the city and outward. This, along with the region's claim to the first interstate highway project in 1956, provides visitors to St. Louis with a living history of modern American exploration by automobile.... See More

Savory St. Louis

February 20, 2013 | Topics: Annual Conference

By Ryan Saale

Known for its barbecue ribs, St. Louis is a Midwestern epicenter for great food. Check out my top lists of restaurants below for ideas where to nosh during the NAFSA conference.... See More