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Fears Ease Up Over Impact of Trump Travel Ban on International Studies
July 6, 2017

When the Trump administration’s travel ban was first announced, it sent shockwaves of concern through the international studies community. Following a revision of the ban which went into effect last week, experts say international students have less reason for alarm.


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Residency Applications Changing for Grad Students in Canada
December 13, 2016
Canada’s graduate international students who succeed economically in Canada do not currently have an easy path to Canadian residency.  A new process, to be released in the coming months, will change that.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Despite Brexit, Funding for EU Students in the UK Will Remain the Same in 2017
November 18, 2016
Despite Brexit, the British government recently announced that EU students planning to study in the UK in 2o17 will pay the same fees as domestic students, and will have access to the same loans and grants.  Learn more.  

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Finland’s International Students Choosing to Stay and Work Post-Graduation
September 2, 2016
While it’s natural to assume that most international students head back home after completing their coursework abroad, data from Finland tell a very different story. In fact, more than half of international students were still working in Finland a year after graduation, according to a recent r...

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Canada Wants International Students to Stick Around
August 30, 2016
While many students seek out international study opportunities in Canada, few stay after graduation due to immigration obstacles. According to a recent announcement from Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship John McCallum, this situation is subject to change in the near ...

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No Visa, No Problem For Mexicans in Canada?
August 12, 2016
Canada’s government recently announced plans to lift visa requirements in order to bolster relations with Mexico, according to a press release from Canada’s office of the Prime Minister. When will the change take effect and what does it mean for students? Let’s take a closer look.

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July 21, 2017

Earlier this year we detailed seven can’t-miss Finnish movies in honor of the country’s centennial celebration. Next up as we draw closer ...


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July 14, 2017

Think a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is your only choice if you’re looking to position yourself for a successful career in business? ...


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July 6, 2017

Ahh, summer.  Time for that internship, right?  Right.  If you missed your chance this summer, there’s always next year.  Le...