3 reasons why I learned Spanish (and why you should too)

Language learning

3 reasons why I learned Spanish (and why you should too)

By on 02/25/2014

“I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men and German to my horse.” - Charles V Spanish is a passionate language that is reflected in [...]

US vs. UK: Bacon biscuits or sweet scones?

Language learning

US vs. UK: Bacon biscuits or sweet scones?

By on 02/24/2014

We’re co-blogging this week, showcasing a bit of friendly rivalry between the US and Britain, and the perspectives of a dashing Brit, Tom, and one [...]

Student stories

MOA

MOA - So many new smells, sights, feelings; it’s dizzying

MOA
“I have experienced so much, more than I ever thought I would experience.”

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Student stories

Nadja

Nadja - Life is magical

Nadja
“Life is magical. I don’t think I have ever appreciated every day in my life as much as I do now. And I guess it’s something I have learned by being here, and hopefully something I will bring home with me.”

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Student stories

Sandra

Sandra - Many experiences richer

Sandra
“I knew before traveling that I would probably be a little bit homesick. I also knew that I would regret it my entire life if I didn’t go...”

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Student stories

Denise

Denise - Life in paradise

Denise
“Guys, I live in paradise! Even the way to school is one of the highlights of my day...”

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Student stories

Begonia

Begonia - Oxford love

Begonia
“You know how it is in Oxford. Everything is always so wonderful, even when it rains! I believe that this city is comparable to love…”

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4 easy steps that will make you shine online

By on 02/21/2014

Ever googled yourself and been surprised what the search engine digs up? Ever wondered where those party pictures from two years ago came from or why that Facebook post about Justin Bieber shows up on [...]

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Day trippin’: 2 hours in Bath

Travel tips

Day trippin’: 2 hours in Bath

By on 02/20/2014

Natural hot springs? Check. Stunning stone buildings sourced from the local hills? Check. Majestic period features that inspired novelist Jane Austen [...]

Career advice

Q&A with 2012 Global Intern Maria Chiara

By on 02/17/2014

A native of pretty Padova in Northern Italy, Maria is a cook book enthusiast and wannabe interior designer. A little shy at first, Maria is also warm, [...]

Travel tips

24 hours in (magnificent) Munich

By on 02/17/2014

Munich, Germany’s third biggest city and capital of Bavaria, is an absolute favorite of mine and one of Europe’s coolest cities to visit. Don’t [...]

Career advice

Q&A with 2013 Global Intern Stefan

By on 02/16/2014

Currently in Brussels munching on waffles and fries, and working at ESN, Europe’s biggest student network, Stefan will wrap up his Global Intern [...]

Travel tips

24 hours in (beautiful) Bristol

By on 02/14/2014

Got 24 hours to spare in beautiful Bristol? Often forgotten in favor of beachy Cornwall or sunny Somerset – Bristol is actually an unmissable hub of [...]

Travel tips

24 hours in (lovely) London

By on 02/13/2014

Got 24 hours to kill in London? With over eight million people in your way, it’s one of the most exciting and exhausting cities to see if the clock’s [...]

I heart you in 10 languages

By on 02/12/2014

Love is complicated. In an increasingly connected world, people from all over the globe are coming together and falling in love. However, when you find that one person that makes your heart skip a [...]

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