Your Global Education…Fake or Real?

Global education is more than feel-good-cross-cultural learning. It’s more than sightseeing, studying cultures, and mastering languages, although these things are important. It’s more than you and me and what we experience in college and work. It’s about being informed and understanding what’s really going on in the world (not being manipulated and distracted by fake news and education). Unfortunately, real…

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Don’t take anything for granted…

A month ago, I was on the island of Tortola in awe of the weather and lifestyle. Tortola is one of several gorgeous British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. I stayed in Frenchman’s Cay, overlooking the Virgin Islands National Park in St. John and Little Thatch Island (owned by the owners of OtterBox). The views were breathtaking. On the weekend, I…

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Island Life

I have an obsession for beautiful islands. Recently, I visited Sardinia for the first time. If you’re not familiar with this place, it’s the second largest island in the Mediterranean, part of Italy, about the size of Vermont. It’s a Blue Zone, and I’m interested in learning more about life as it relates to human longevity. Not only is Sardinia…

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Three Essential Considerations for Students When Moving to Canada

You have successfully obtained both your visa and acceptance into a Canadian education program and you’re officially moving to Canada! Exciting times are ahead of you and most of the hard work has already been done, but it is important that you fully prepare yourself for the journey ahead. There will be a definite culture shock, a time when you…

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Top Schools for Study Abroad

Sometimes you just know. You just know that you are going to study abroad. Sometimes, the decision to go to a certain college or university is actually based, in part, on its study abroad program. For those who are already convinced and want to make sure they get the support they need to adventure abroad, we’ve compiled a shortlist of…

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Missed out on studying overseas? Go abroad as an adult.

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Are you getting older and increasingly regretting the fact that you didn’t study abroad in college? Feeling like you missed out? You don’t have to nowadays. Many opportunities have popped up that allow you to go abroad as an adult, whether it be for a few weeks, a few months, or even a year. You might even be able to…

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