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How to Decide Where You Should Live as a Student
January 11, 2019
Choosing where to live while you study can be a complex matter. It is especially tricky if you’re new to the city where you’ll be studying. The options can be dazzling – and all you want to do is move your stuff in and get on with learning and having a great time! There are lots of alternatives on offer, all with their pros and cons – so let’s take a look at what’s out there.

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Expand Your Cultural and Social Perspectives on the World
December 21, 2018
The world is complicated, yet fascinating. Sometimes it’s hard to see outside of your own culture and immediate vicinity. When you study abroad, you gain a deeper understanding of a new culture and perhaps, a new, more global perspective of cultural and social values that you perhaps didn’t even...

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Should You Study Abroad Short Or Long Term?
November 28, 2018
You're going to study abroad! But for how long? Well, that depends on a few things. Let's take a closer look at what you need to consider before you go.

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Six Reasons to Study in Prague
November 27, 2018
Want to study abroad in one of the most culturally rich and historically fascinating cities in Europe? Then Prague is the place for you! There’s something for everyone, from high school graduates looking for their first international experience to those studying master’s degrees. Here are six re...

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Why You Should Befriend International Students
November 13, 2018
In recognition of International Education Week (IEW), we'd like to talk about why it's good to befriend international students. IEW, a joint initiative between the US Department of Education and the US Department of State, encourages us to embrace the benefits of international exchange. Let's take a...

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What To Consider If You Want To Find A Job In Your Adoptive Country
November 6, 2018
Studying abroad? Ever think about what it might be like to stay or return after graduation and work there? The thought tempts many and it is possible to do. Ask yourself these questions before you decide to make the commitment.

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Four Questions About National Hispanic Heritage Month
October 12, 2018
Millions of Americans trace their roots back to Spain, Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Lasting from September 15th through October 15th, National Hispanic Heritage Month is an official celebration honoring their collective ancestry. Wondering what this annual event is all about...

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Top Reasons to Study in Rome This Summer
October 4, 2018
Are you a summer-loving fine arts major already plotting your escape from winter this summer? There’s a place just for you. From art and design to architecture and engineering and everything in between, the answer is clear: Rome. Let’s take a closer look at why to study in Rome this summer.

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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 t...

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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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January 21, 2019

Nearly one out of every three undergraduate students received first-class degrees from UK institutions last year. Building on more than a decade of gr...


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January 15, 2019

Early this fall, US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos declared that the US is embroiled in “a crisis in higher education” due to the rising cost ...