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    What to Pack for Your University Study in North America

    Posted 19 July 2017

    Your new university will be a ‘home away from home’ for the next couple of years. Naturally, students have a hard time deciding what to bring with them for the duration of their studies. Even small questions like ‘Will they have my favorite shampoo in that country?’ or ‘Is one jacket enough, or should I carry two?’ can seem big. Read on to see what you need to pack.


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    Happy Independence Day!

    Posted 03 July 2017

    Independence Day is an important holiday in the United States that commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. Let us look at this holiday’s history and festivities in our blog post.


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    How to Prepare for Your Final Exams

    Posted 27 April 2017

    The end of April means that final exams for the spring semester are approaching. Certainly they are stressful but they are also a way you can showcase the knowledge and skills you acquired during the semester. Preparation is a key to passing your final exams. In this blog post you will find some tips on how to prepare for your big tests.


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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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