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Meet My Father, My Guide

As an international student studying in the U.S., one of the biggest challenges we run into is the occasional homesickness. Add on to that a layer of COVID-19 stress and quarantines and the idea of not being able to see your family back home for a while, and you start missing them even more. Read more

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The United States at the Moment

As an international student in the United States, I want to share with everyone about information from the U.S. at this time, and how an international student should react to these situations. Read more

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The Epilogue to My Time at SRJC

I began to love the idea that I was different from everyone else, that my culture was unique and special and so beautiful! With that acceptance and embracement came my practice of consciously establishing my cultural identity, no longer shying away from indications that pointed to me being different. Read more

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Meet Student Blogger Emilija Sarma from Latvia

I fell in love with Fayetteville quite quickly, and most every student I know loves it like that, too. It sneaks up on you — you don’t quite expect it. Until one day, you wake up, and you realize you're in the chillest, sunniest, and friendliest town you could ever hope to go to grad school. Read more

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In Solidarity

Study in the USA stands with our black and brown clients, student bloggers, international students, and community members.  Read more

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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