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Attend Full Sail University for an Entertainment and Media Career

Posted on March 23rd, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

Full Sail University embraces “creativity, imagination, and original ideas” for students who are interested in entertainment and media careers. With over 8,000 students coming from 65 countries worldwide, Full Sail welcomes international students to the sunny Florida area, despite the city name Winter Park. Students seeking an undergraduate degree in communications should consider Full Sail […]

Hangout for Tips on Filing Taxes as an International Student

Posted on March 13th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

If you’re an international student inside the US don’t forget that you must file taxes before April 15th. What exactly does filing taxes entail? Everyone’s situation will be different, therefore, filing taxes won’t always be the same for each international student- it will depend on your situation. However, one thing is certain: every international student […]

Top Tips for Prospective Literature Students

Posted on March 8th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

So you’ve figured out the answer to the question “Why study literature?” and you’ve decided that a degree in literature is the thing for you. But the literature programs you’re looking into don’t really kick off until a student’s later years – sophomore, maybe even junior year. What can you do right off the bat […]

Pathway Programs Inside the United States

Posted on February 27th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

Many students around the world want to study in the United States after improving their English Language skills. Because of this, Pathway Programs are steadily increasing in popularity as they allow students to begin their journey in the US as they improve their English language skills. Pathway Programs begin with international students participating in a […]

How to Find the Perfect Summer Marketing Internship

Posted on February 24th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

It’s almost summer which means it’s time to start the hunt for an internship. If you enter the words “summer marketing internship” into your Google search engine you will be bombarded with thousands of internship opportunities all over the US. To narrow your search, and find out what kind of internship suites you best, first […]

The Information you Missed on Working in the US

Posted on February 21st, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

International students are often on a tight budget when coming to the US and for good reason- expenses can quickly add up. Because of this, many international students explore the option of working in the United States, both during their studies and after. One of my recent Hangouts On Air answered the question of if […]

Hangout Thursday: Things to Keep in Mind when Finding a US College

Posted on February 13th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

If you want to study in the US but don’t know how to start the process of finding a school- you won’t want to miss our Hangout this upcoming Thursday: Things to Keep in Mind when Finding a US College. Our February guest advisor from the University of Alabama, Caitlin Kelley, will be joining me […]

Prepare a Teaching Portfolio for your Future Career

Posted on February 6th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

Prepare a teaching portfolio for your future career Aspiring teachers like you will need more than just a resume to land a job in your field- most employers will ask for a teaching portfolio. This portfolio will give you a chance to shine and express to the employers your experience, skills and work ethic. International […]

Your Timeline for Studying in the US

Posted on January 30th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

If you want to become an international student in the US start researching how to make your dream a reality. Having the opportunity to study in the US will not happen overnight- the entire process can take up to a year or longer. Get started today by following the timeline for study in the US […]

What to Expect when Studying Marketing in the US: Culture Shock!

Posted on January 26th, 2015 by Bryanna Davis

Is this appropriate to wear to class? Am I allowed to say that? Is it a hand shake or two kisses on the cheek…or just one? AHHH. Welcome to culture shock; it’s the answer to your question about what to expect when studying marketing in the US. Almost all international students experience some form of […]