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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 […]

Things to do When Studying in New York City

Posted on March 16th, 2015 by Devan Johnson

Students trying to find things to do when studying in New York City will have a vast wealth of things to do in New York to keep them occupied on weekends and over breaks. At some point, students who study in New York City should take the time to visit its historical landmarks, such as […]

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 […]

Study to Become a Pilot

Posted on March 2nd, 2015 by Jenny Frankel

Being a pilot is hard work. As an international student studying aviation it is good to know the types of programs available so that you know where to study aviation and what certifications and degrees are required. More and more pilots are being required to have two or four year degrees in an aviation related […]

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 […]

Applying for a Film Internship

Posted on February 16th, 2015 by Jenny Frankel

You can’t work without experience and you can’t get experience without work. That is a common saying among the American college culture. So how do you break into the professional world of the film industry? One word: internships. Film internships are important in helping a film student get a job in the film industry. They […]

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 […]