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How I Take a Break 

I think everyone has their own way to take a break and spend time comfortably during this period, but taking a break is really important to help decrease stress during this hard time.   Read more

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Student Sessions: Summer Sessions

As a current or prospective international student are you looking for resources to navigate your options during this challenging time? Join the conversation as top U.S. educators share their knowledge and insight on topics like: Staying Engaged in an Online Campus Financing Your Studies How to Find the Best College Fit for You Don’t Overpay for U.S. Higher Education Read more

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How I Got into UC Berkeley and UCLA 

Soon enough, I had my next year and a half planned out with specific classes I would take each semester. And I loved that feeling! The feeling of knowing exactly what I had to do.... it was very nice to know what my next semester was going to look like.  Read more

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The Rhythm Project

Ayesha Thatte used social media to crowdfund The Rhythm Project, an idea she created that would bring necessary supplies and resources to an NGO for educating, healing, and empowering girls. Read more

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Our House, Our World

I am so grateful I get to live in this wonderful house with extraordinary people from all over the world. Sometimes I can’t believe we all grew up in such different environments because under our roof, we all feel connected and appreciated. Read more

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University of Arkansas FBLive Student Session

An international student and the assistant director of international student recruitment from the University of Arkansas (UA) share the differences in this Facebook Live session! Watch for a general overview of UA, including undergraduate and graduate admissions processes, international student resources, and information on the community of Fayetteville, Arkansas.  Read more

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Looking for a Safe Campus in Missouri?

As we plan on welcoming our students back to campus for in-person classes in the fall, we look forward to continuing the preventive measures we have in place to help ensure the safety of our campus community,” Northwest Missouri State University President Dr. John Jasinski said. Read more

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Santa Barbara City College FBLive Student Session

Check out Santa Barbara City College’s Facebook Live session about Community Colleges’ Guide to a Bachelor’s Degree, Benefits of Starting at a Community College, and SBCC Student Services and Response to COVID-19! Santa Barbara City College is a community college located in coastal California with approximately 15,000 students, including 1,000 international students from more than 80 different countries. Read more

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How I Spend Time

I think everybody has different ways to spend time, maintain their motivation, stay healthy, and adjust to these dramatic changes during this period. Read more

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Hope College FBLive Student Session

Check out Hope College’s Facebook Live session on the “Benefits of a Small Liberal Arts College Education” by Jim Crawley, director of global recruitment. Hope College is known for its highly ranked academic programs, personal attention from professors (11:1 ratio), and excellent placement rates into top graduate programs. Read more

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The Bright Side of Self-Isolation

I think that being self-isolated throughout these days has given me enough time to have little chats with myself. I believe that dedicating at least a couple of minutes in a day to yourself is extremely beneficial and healthy. Read more