Congratulations to everyone in the graduating class of 2011 – particularly our own graduating bloggers, Nareg Seferian (St. John’s College ’11) and Farima Afaq (Kent School ’11). In honor of graduation, here’s a commencement speech given last year at Lynn University by international student (and MBA recipient) Kuda Biza from Zimbabwe:

EducationUSA Iran has transcribed and translated a number of interviews with Iranian students about their experiences applying to U.S. colleges.  They’re worth reading, and also available in audio format for Persian speakers. Take a look in particular at the series in which a student named Arash talks about the process of getting a visa.  There…