Browsing articles in "study abroad"
Sep
10
2014

Canada’s Rallying Cry – GO ABROAD! – by Melissa Nisbett, CBIE

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Jenny Perla Leon had the experience of a lifetime this summer. She travelled to Ghana as a Centennial College student, part of a group of six Nursing and eight Early Childhood Education students during a Global Citizenship and Equity Learning Experience (GCELE), working on community development initiatives in education and health. Her visit occurred during the height of World Cup fever and she witnessed the feeling of unity that takes place during “the beautiful game.” “Our group [...]

Sep
4
2014

Study in Germany and live the German dream

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Situated right in the heart of Europe, Germany has undergone a bumpy road throughout the course of history to become a leading economic and political force in the World. Persistency and perspective work ethics in addition to the good will of the German nation made Germany blossom again after an exuberating downfall in the Second World War. Reminiscent of such an era persist to this day, in every corner of the country remembering the deeds [...]

Aug
9
2014

Back to school basics – tips for flying back to campus from CATSA

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September is right around the corner and that means university and college students are heading back to school. But before hitting the books, the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA) has a few tips for those flying back to campus to make sure students get a passing grade at the airport. Travelling with electronics You and your electronics will pass through security quickly if you take your laptop out of its case and put it [...]

Apr
30
2014

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The Study and Go Abroad Fairs are held twice a year in various cities in Canada.  The next one will take place this Fall in Vancouver on September 27, Calgary on September 28, Ottawa on October 2 and Toronto on October 4+5.  Mark these dates in your calendar if you have ever considered studying abroad for either a degree, certificate or diploma program.  The expo also features a Travel Zone with student travel organizations promoting [...]

Feb
17
2014

Study and Go Abroad Fairs – coming to a city near you!

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Have you ever considered studying abroad for a semester, year, or even whole undergrad or postgrad degree program?  Studying abroad looks great on your resume and can give you that all-important competitive edge over your peers when applying for that dream job.  How about taking a gap year either before or after university?  The concept of ‘gap year’ has been around forever, and is commonplace in other countries – UK, New Zealand, Australia – but [...]

Oct
6
2013

Trip to Europe – Spring 2013 Grand Draw Prize Winner

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Earlier this year I received one of the most exciting emails…possibly ever … informing me that I won one of the grand prizes from the Study and Go Abroad Fair which was a flight to Europe on Lufthansa. I have never won anything before, so you can imagine the shock and excitement I felt. I attended the Study and Go Abroad Fair to look into law schools in the UK.  I was so grateful for [...]