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Mar
27
2015

Teenagers Abroad Summer 2015 Scholarship

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For the first time, Teenagers Abroad is proud to offer a summer scholarship to one bright young mind who is inspired and motivated to learn a new language abroad. What is the competition: Win a 4-week language program (standard – 20 lessons per week), not including airfare.The scholarship will run from Sunday August 2, 2015 to August 29, 2015.  If the student selects Playa del Carmen, Malta or Brighton, accommodation will be included in the […]

Mar
25
2015

New School of Engineering at Imperial College London

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Today, Sir James Dyson announces the Dyson School of Design Engineering at Imperial College London. The new School will develop the next generation of much-needed graduate engineers and technology leaders. James Dyson said: “We want to create engineers who are bold and commercially astute. They will use their skills, nurtured in the Dyson School, to develop future technology that will catalyse Britain’s economic growth.” The Dyson School will be housed on the iconic Exhibition Road […]

Mar
17
2015

10 Skills to Add to Your Résumé after Studying Abroad

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So you studied abroad and it was the best experience of your life. The only problem is, while you were abroad, everyone else was busy doing internships and gaining experience so that they can find a job after graduation. Should you have done the same? Not at all! Studying abroad is an accomplishment and the transferable skills you gained from it are the tools you’ll need to succeed in your career (and in life). So […]

Feb
23
2015

Study and Go Abroad Fairs kick off this Wednesday, February 25th

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Gen Y generation is the ‘study abroad’ generation – never has it been more important to get out there and see, live and experience the world.  Employers are looking for ‘global citizens’ as most companies interact internationally, or impact the global world in some way or other.  Soft skills developed while studying abroad, from learning a language to flexibility, independence, problem-solving and understanding and appreciating other cultures, will differentiate you from your peers when interviewing for […]

Feb
23
2015

Looking for more than a year of travel for your gap year?

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The fact that you’re reading this blog tells me you’re different from the rest. You want to explore, see the world, and carve an exciting path into the future. I went to the Queen’s Commerce program after high school, and despite it being an incredibly rigorous academic setting, I found my head somewhere else in the first two years. My grades were much lower than in high school, and I was didn’t have the same […]

Jan
30
2015

Insider Travel Tips and Myth Busters from Contiki

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Studying abroad and looking to tack on a few trips? Great idea! There’s so much to see and explore, make the most of your time abroad. But before you start planning your next vacation, be savvy about where you’re getting your information. Contiki Holidays is an expert on youth travel, operating over 300 trips across the globe each year. Below, find Contiki’s trip travel myth busters to help make your next vacation easy and fun! […]

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