Guillermo wrote in a while ago (sorry for the delay!) to ask our Glossary of Confusing Words about the word “high school.” “How many years?” he asked, wanting to know if a U.S. high school degree is equivalent to his Colombian “bachillerato” degree.  It was the perfect opportunity to do something we’ve been wanting to do…

A few months ago we published an article called, “Can International Students Attend American Medical School?,”  in which we learned how difficult it can be for international students to get admitted to American medical schools – and how many international students are determined to try for those few available spots.  Our blogger Promise is one…