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Considering a graduate degree? Put New Zealand on your list as a destination to pursue your graduate degree! One Ph.D. candidate in New Zealand shares her own story of choosing New Zealand, and why you should too.
Curious why we think New Zealand is one of the best destinations to study abroad? We'll give you one great reason -- our 2017 New Zealand Study Abroad Scholarship! Read more about this year's giveaway...
If you love literature, you may be eager to study abroad in cities that support literature and literacy. Here are some of the top destinations where literature is celebrated and studied around the world.
Volunteering in Marine Conservation is a popular choice for those who want to support nature through volunteer efforts. Here are some of the important lessons you'll learn if you choose to save the oceans on your volunteer experience.
It's tough to do an internship abroad, even when you love your work and everything goes well. What happens when things go wrong or you're facing a challenging situation during your internship abroad? Here are some lessons you can learn from the experience.
Tokyo is a popular destination for students who study abroad in Asia. While there, consider planning these popular day and weekend trips to explore the whole country of Japan.
Are you ready to volunteer abroad? How can you be sure? We've collected a list of signs you might not be ready to volunteer abroad -- and how you can work to ready yourself for the experience.
As you work to master a new language, a language partner can be an invaluable asset. Here is how to find a great language partner and create a good working relationship.
When you decide you want to teach abroad, there are practical things to consider. Many schools have specific requirements and qualifications you need to teach abroad, and here's the full list of them.
The opportunity to work or intern in the Middle East is an exciting one! Here are some of our top tips for women about to embark on a professional journey in this region.

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Elaina Giolando
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