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Stories, advice, and inspiration to plan your next trip overseas.

For the third year in a row, Go Overseas has partnered up with NAFSA, a leading conference in international education, to help make attending the conference even easier for professionals in the field.
You've decided to study abroad -- congratulations! Making the decision to pursue part of your education in a foreign country is extremely exciting, and is the first in a long line of decisions you'll make which define your entire study abroad experience.
Throughout history, Ireland has earned the title Land of Saints and Scholars, due to the prominence of its monks and monasteries as centers of early academia in Europe as far back as 1500 years ago. To this day, Ireland is regarded as a center of educational excellence at a...
Before winning a scholarship to study abroad in Ireland, I had not processed the magnitude of studying abroad for a semester on my own. I couldn’t believe I would be living in a foreign country, I would be going alone, and that I was fortunate enough to receive a scholarship that...
Stop me if you’ve heard this before: nobody teaches English abroad for the money, right? Actually… wrong. Although teaching English overseas will never get you on a list of world billionaires, it can come with a reasonable salary, on that even puts money in your savings account.
Want to Study Abroad in Ireland? The 3rd Annual Scholarship to Study Abroad in Ireland is back! Win a full scholarship including tuition and stipend. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 23rd, 2018. Click here to apply now! With stunning natural landscapes, a fun-loving...
Before we get to that list you clicked on over here for, let's have some real talk: Paid internships abroad are not necessarily easy to come by. Paid summer internships -- which are generally shorter and more in demand -- are even harder to find. Still, we'd like to help. Where...
Want to Study Abroad in Ireland? The 3rd Annual Scholarship to Study Abroad in Ireland is back! Win a full scholarship including tuition and stipend. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 23rd, 2018. Click here to apply now! You’ve probably put a lot of thought into whether...
Want to Study Abroad in Ireland? The 3rd Annual Scholarship to Study Abroad in Ireland is back! Win a full scholarship including tuition and stipend. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 23rd, 2018. Click here to apply now! The cost of study abroad is, unsurprisingly, one of...
If studying abroad has only reinforced your desire to spend the rest of your life overseas, you might be wondering what's the best way to turn that experience and interest into a post-college career move. The harsh truth is, there isn't one right way to do this -- in fact, almost...

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Elaina Giolando
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Lauren Salisbury
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