Foreign Students’ Guide to Traveling to the USA

The United States is known for its multitude of foreign exchange students, which it accommodates on a yearly basis. In fact, there are more than 764,000 students that enrolled in U.S. universities and colleges during the 2011-2012 school year. Based on an article published in The Telegraph, around 9,000 British undergraduates and postgraduates studied in [...]

Graduate Assistantships: Making Higher Education Available

by Denisse Romero

According to the American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, a graduate assistantship is an academic position that carries a stipend and usually involves part-time teaching or research given to a qualified graduate student. Usually the university rewards the student with tuition exoneration and a small stipend that covers room and [...]

International Students Go Online

by Edwin Choi

Global education is considered more important than ever in today’s shaky economy. Universities on the coastal regions, like Hawaii and California, are selling themselves to international students on the merit that they not only include reputable, United States education, but they are influenced by the qualities of the neighboring countries overseas. [...]

Academic Success Tips for International Students

I won’t say that some of the world’s best students get an opportunity to study abroad but yes, some of the most fortunate students get this opportunity. These students, despite their strong academic backgrounds face real challenges adapting to the university environment on a foreign soil.

I consider North America, [...]

How to Say I Love You in Ten Languages

With Valentine’s Day approaching, many lovers are wondering how to say those three fantastic words in other languages. For some of them, this may be a necessity more than a romantic gesture since more and more relationships are now cross-cultural and international in nature. Lots of international students find love in foreign [...]

How to Get an Internship in the United States

by Denisse Romero

Internships are practical experiences that bridge the gap between the educational world and the real world allowing students to understand what is really like to work in the industry of their choice. International internships offer much more than the usual internship you would conduct in your country. These types [...]