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Six Things All International Students Should Do Before Traveling
September 25, 2018
Studying abroad is an exciting and potentially life-changing experience. However, it is not all fun and games. In fact, there are some less exciting -- and let’s face it, even downright boring -- details you need to attend to in order to survive and thrive as an international student. Start with these six things to set yourself up for success while studying abroad.

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Why You Should Study in Central America
September 14, 2018
This weekend, not one, not two but five Central American countries are celebrating their national days. Why? Because on 15 September 1821 the region, led by the Province of Guatemala, proclaimed its independence from Spain. Want to study in one of the world's most vibrant regions? Study in Central A...

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Six Things to Know About Brazil Before Studying There
September 7, 2018
Today is Sete de Setembro, or the Independence Day of Brazil! This national holiday is celebrated with patriotic displays and military parades throughout the country. We are celebrating by highlighting these six things to know about studying in this spectacular spot.

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Six Fields to Study in the South Pacific
September 4, 2018
The South Pacific is often thought of as the ultimate vacation destination. From aqua blue lagoons and hidden waterfalls to its vibrant culture and welcoming locals, a visit to the South Pacific can feel like heaven on earth. However, what if we told you that you could enjoy all of the amazing scene...

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Six Reasons Why It's Never Too Late To Study Abroad
August 30, 2018
We often talk about the profound benefits of studying abroad. Think that ship has sailed if you are not a traditional college student? Think again. The truth is that there are many study abroad options out there, and -- regardless of where you are in your life -- one of them will be perfectly suited...

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5 Reasons to Study Business in Bali
August 28, 2018
Bali often lands atop lists of the most beautiful places. But did you know that it’s also an amazing spot for business studies? Here’s a closer look at five reasons to study business in this Indonesian paradise, along with one school that offers unique allure for international students.

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How To Sell Your Overseas Experience To Employers
August 24, 2018
If you have worked or studied abroad, your international experience may be a distinguishing factor on your resume. However, the reality is that it is not going to sell itself. Rather, there are some things you can do to highlight your international work or studies while simultaneously showing how it...

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Five Habits You Might Pick Up While Studying Abroad
June 29, 2018
Living in a foreign country means acclimating to things you might not have encountered back home. While these different ways of doing things may taking some getting used to, it’s ultimately a good thing: We all can stand to learn from each other. Read on for a roundup of five specific habits and b...

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Why Study Hotel And Restaurant Management In Ireland
May 2, 2018
With hospitality serving as one of the largest and fastest-growing business sectors in the world, and Ireland as one of the top countries for entrepreneurship, the question isn't whether you should study hospitality in Ireland. The question is - why wouldn't you study hospitality in Ireland? Read ...

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Five Lesser-Known Festivals for Students
April 24, 2018
Holi in India. The Boryeong Mud Festival in South Korea. Tomorrowland in Belgium.The San Fermin Festival in Spain. Queen’s Day in Amsterdam. Glastonbury in England. Carnaval in Rio. Coachella and Burning Man in the US. Oktoberfest in Germany. While students all over the world flock to these well-k...

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September 24, 2018

Earlier this year, UK universities minister Sam Gyimah called on universities to prioritize student mental health alongside academic education. Now co...


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September 20, 2018

The UK's universities minister recently signaled support for visa changes that would attract more international students to the UK. Let's take a close...


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September 17, 2018

In his resignation letter last month from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), then-Assistant Director & Student Loan Ombudsman Seth Frotm...