Tag Archives: International Students

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 RomeroAccording 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 board. Graduate …

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. Backtrack …

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 of internships will …