Universities in the USA & Canada Blog

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    Your Guide to American Holidays in February

    Posted 01 February 2017

    February may be the shortest month of the year but this does not mean it is uneventful. There are national holidays, international celebrations and major sports events in February. As an international student, some of these holidays may be new to you, so here is a break down.

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    4 Tips to Navigate Your First Semester Abroad Like a Pro

    Posted 27 January 2017

    Congratulations! You have been accepted to your dream university and arrived on campus along with other students from around the world. Now it’s time to think of the strategies to increase your productivity, adjust to new schedule and learn how to make the most of studying abroad.

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    How to Get Ready for a New Semester

    Posted 11 January 2017

    New Year means the start of new beginnings and fresh ideas. For many of you it also means one more school semester or perhaps even starting at a new university. To be successful in your studies during the Spring 2017 semester, make sure to follow these helpful tips for a smooth start.

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    #YouAreWelcomeHere Campaign by US Universities

    Posted 06 January 2017

    With over 1 million international students who came to study in the US last year, several US universities started a #YouAreWelcomeHere campaign back in November to reach a global student community.

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    4 Resolutions for the New Year

    Posted 03 January 2017

    The start of the year is a perfect time to reflect on the achievements of the year that passed and to set the goals for the upcoming one. Many students around the world dream about studying abroad, so here’s a short checklist of New Year’s resolutions that can help you get closer to your dream.

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