Feb
4
2016

DON’T MISS THE SPRING 2016 STUDY AND GO ABROAD FAIR

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Victoria – Vancouver – Montreal – Toronto Boost your resumé by studying abroad!  Most businesses operate in a global environment, and it makes sense that they are looking to hire globally competent employees.  Don’t get left behind! Visit the Study and Go Abroad Fair to start planning your studies abroad, whether it be for a short-term exchange or a whole degree program.  Visit the Travel Zone to find out more about gap year options; volunteering, […]

Jan
22
2016

Everything you always wanted to know about living or studying in France

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High-quality Education. French universities are internationally recognized and provide a wide range of programs. The 83 universities offer programs providing technological and professional coursework and cover all fields of study, and the “Grandes Ecoles” and specialist schools offer programs leading to specific professions. International recognition. The BaMaD reforms (Bachelor- Master – PhD) allow for better integration of study programs at French universities, “Grandes Ecoles” and research institutions within the global market. Top-ranked universities. Many French […]

Jan
2
2016

5 great reasons you should study abroad in 2016

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Here are just a few good reasons you should consider studying abroad, either for a semester, an academic year, or even a whole degree programs: Land that dream job! Get that competitive edge over your peers when applying for that dream job: the job market is pretty competitive out there, and studying abroad looks great on your resume.  Most organizations work in a global environment, and employers are looking to hire ‘global citizens’ who have […]

Dec
17
2015

3 great last minute gifts for travellers

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Christmas is just around the corner, and there are not many shopping days left!  You are still looking for a last minute present for your sister, friend, boyfriend, etc.  Here are a few great gift ideas for travel enthusiasts! Mighty Purse Flap Bag  Charge as you go!  This bag features a built-in lightweight, rechargeable battery that can charge a smartphone up to two times in one session. It is compatible with any device using a […]

Oct
25
2015

Healthy eating tips for study abroad trips … by Shelly Stinson

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Studying abroad is a great way to experience some of what life has to offer beyond the boundaries of your hometown, and even your home country. Plus, it gives you the opportunity to see how other people live, work, and socialize. But if you aren’t careful, it can also give you something else: a larger waistline. Studying in general has the ability to make you gain weight. One piece of research published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism found […]

Oct
20
2015

Applying to the College of ‘Everyone Gets a Chance’ – by Elaine Carsley

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Applying to college today is a grown-up’s job. When I was 16, I learned to parallel park. I was a semi-accomplished pianist, an actress and singer, a lifeguard at the local pool where I worked on my tan and my social life. My thoughts were focused deeply – exclusively – on the here and now – grownup-hood seemed imaginary and remote. College was the furthest thing from my mind. Remember it was the early 90’s. […]

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