How to ace a Skype job interview: 6 tips

Career advice

How to ace a Skype job interview: 6 tips

By on 04/26/2015

In a time when more and more job seekers are willing and able to relocate for their career, video interviews are on the rise: It’s easier and cheaper [...]

The best beaches in Los Angeles: Our ultimate list

Travel tips

The best beaches in Los Angeles: Our ultimate list

By on 04/24/2015

No trip to the City of Angels is complete without a visit to one of the many beaches. From swimming to surfing and soaking up the sun (while wearing [...]

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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10 reasons to love Costa Rica (and pack those bags today)

By on 04/21/2015

Pura Vida - it’s a saying, accompanied by a beaming smile, which you’ll hear everywhere in Costa Rica. Literally translating as ‘pure life’, the phrase has a much deeper meaning: It describes their [...]

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The Windy City: Chicago Infographic

Travel tips

The Windy City: Chicago Infographic

By on 04/19/2015

From amazing architecture to beautiful beaches, Chicago is full of surprises. Home to the second tallest building in the US, as well as great food and [...]

Travel tips

3 classic US road trips to plan right now

By on 04/16/2015

Road trips are all the rage now, and few countries beat the range and scale offered up by the US. With landscapes to suit all tastes and thousands of [...]

Travel tips

In Awe of Oxford: Infographic

By on 04/12/2015

Historical, charming, and home to one of the world's oldest and most prestigious universities, Oxford positively oozes all things British. From the [...]

Language learning

All the football slang you’ll ever need

By on 04/09/2015

Football is a national obsession in Britain and it's full of weird and wonderful phrases. From screamers, walls and buses - here are the most common [...]

Culture calling

8 super fun Easter traditions from around the world

By on 04/05/2015

Easter is way more than some days off to binge on chocolate bunnies and candy eggs: It’s an important religious holiday that comes with all kinds of [...]

Career advice

11 tips on how to network like a boss

By on 04/05/2015

Going to a networking event is a bit like going on a first date. You overthink your outfit choices, you rehearse what you’re gonna say while worrying [...]