How to survive final exams: 5 tips

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How to survive final exams: 5 tips

By on 04/18/2017

You have devoted hours, days and weeks to participating in classes and soaking up every word of wisdom your teachers and professors have shared in [...]

Why a summer abroad is the best idea ever

Student life   |   Travel tips

Why a summer abroad is the best idea ever

By on 04/14/2017

Dreaming of summer? Yeah, us too. Those long, sunny days and the huge break from class… Sigh. It can’t come soon enough. We’ll be packing our [...]

10 tips for making friends while traveling

By on 04/11/2017

Beside all the adventures and memories, meeting new people and making friends from around the world is what makes traveling so much fun. Travelers, backpackers, and globetrotters all know what it [...]

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Your teacher wishes you knew this about language learning

Language learning   |   Student life

Your teacher wishes you knew this about language learning

By on 03/31/2017

Most language learners hit a wall at some point. Perhaps your progress hasn’t been as quick as you’d like or you're struggling to advance to the next [...]

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Why you should study abroad during your vacation

By on 03/28/2017

We’ve said it before, but we’ll never get tired of it: Learning a language abroad is awesome - at any age and for any amount of time. More and more [...]

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5 holiday destinations that are also great to live in

By on 03/26/2017

Do you ever think to yourself ‘Oh boy, I could really get used to life here’ when you’re on holiday? Do you dream of having that ocean view every day [...]

Student life

10 celebrities that have studied or taught abroad

By on 03/10/2017

Celebrities, they’re just like us except with better hair and a prettier Instagram feed. They love to hop on a plane and travel the world too and in [...]

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10 best student spots in London: From food to music

By on 02/17/2017

From the best cheap-eats to the coolest art or music venues, we’ve scoured London in search of the places that every student should add to their [...]

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Finding the love of your life abroad – An EF Love Story

By on 02/12/2017

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we thought we’d reveal one our favorite real-life love stories. Meet Rocio and Mauricio – two former EF [...]

How do I prepare for a study abroad trip? 12 tips

By on 02/10/2017

Studying abroad is an unforgettable adventure. Period. But before you can become proficient in the language of your choice, immerse in the local lifestyle, and make memories that will last a lifetime, [...]

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How to make a long-distance relationship work: 11 tips

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How to make a long-distance relationship work: 11 tips

By on 01/29/2017

Falling in love (in this case with a person, not a place) can be one of the many awesome side effects of traveling and studying abroad. But after [...]

5 best cities in the world to study English

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5 best cities in the world to study English

By on 01/24/2017

Forget about London, New York or Sydney - or at least consider your options. If you're looking to go and study English in an English-speaking [...]

5 best student cities in the UK

By on 01/10/2017

Becoming a university student is hard work. First, you need to find the right major at the perfect school. Then you have to find a cool neighborhood to live in, meet lots of fun fellow students and [...]

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Best of 2016: Our most popular articles

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Best of 2016: Our most popular articles

By on 12/20/2016

I think we can all agree that 2016 was a challenging year, but there were a few bright spots. Like the more than 150 articles that our writers [...]