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U.S. State Department Hosting Google+ Hangout on “The Benefits of Studying Abroad”

by Andrew Palczewski - Posts (2). Posted Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 at 2:56 pm

The U.S. Department of State is hosting two Google+ Hangout on the benefits of studying abroad. The hangout on Thursday, May 29 is geared specifically towards students looking to study abroad. The State Department’s full release is below: Did you know that the U.S. Department of State offers scholarships for high school students to study […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: August 25-31

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Saturday, August 24th, 2013 at 11:53 am

It’s a week for business school hopefuls, with the majority of webinars focused on advice for prospective MBA students. But there’s also a webinar from Kaplan on financing a graduate education, as well as another event in the State Department’s Study in the USA series. As always, if you attend any of the below events, […]

9 Free Online Events for International Students: August 18-24

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at 9:18 am

After several light weeks, this week is jam-packed with online events, including the CollegeWeekLive International Students Day virtual college fair. That’s always a good one to check out if you’re thinking about college in the U.S. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! […]

2 Free Online Events for International Students: August 11-17

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, August 9th, 2013 at 6:18 pm

As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online events you’ve found that we haven’t. Coming up this week: August 14 MBA Watch: The Road to Your MBA 12pm US […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: August 4-10

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, August 2nd, 2013 at 5:34 pm

As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online events you’ve found that we haven’t. Coming up this week: August 6 CollegeWeekLive: Back to School Day Virtual Fair Details:  http://www.collegeweeklive.com/en_CA/Guest/CollegeWeekLive_BACK_TO_SCHOOL […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: July 14-20

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, July 12th, 2013 at 6:42 pm

Another nice collection of online events, ranging from the SATs to business school to law school. So check them out. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online events […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: July 7-13

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, July 5th, 2013 at 3:19 pm

Can you believe it’s July already? Hope you are enjoying your summer, but also using the extra free time to start researching school options and preparing for standardized tests. This week has a bunch of free webinars to help you plan ahead for your university applications. As always, if you attend any of the below […]

3 Free Online Events for International Students: June 30-July 6

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Monday, July 1st, 2013 at 10:54 am

Another relatively light week for webinars, but a couple of good ones. Plus things are picking up the rest of the month, so stay tuned! As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And […]

2 Free Online Events for International Students: June 23-29

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, June 21st, 2013 at 10:06 pm

Well, it’s now officially summer, and webinars appear to be celebrating by taking a week off. There’s a relatively sparse selection this week, and it looks like more of the same next week, but what is available is worth checking out! As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: June 16-22

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, June 14th, 2013 at 4:59 pm

Boy, if you’re struggling to write your application essay or personal statement, this is the week for you! As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online events you’ve found […]

5 Free Online Events for International Students: June 9-15

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, June 7th, 2013 at 4:56 pm

This week features primarily events from the folks at EducationUSA for students looking for advice on starting university in the U.S., but it’s also one of CollegeWeekLive’s big online events, Destination: College, sponsored by the College Board. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you […]

6 Free Online Events for International Students: June 2-8

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, May 31st, 2013 at 8:48 pm

Another week, another great selection of webinars for anyone looking to study in the U.S. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online events you’ve found that we haven’t. […]

4 Free Online Events for International Students: May 26-June 1

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 11:19 am

This week features The Economist’s “Which MBA?” virtual fair for prospective business students, among several other business and graduate school-themed events. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the comments, the Facebook page or just email me – jstahl@voanews.com). And please share any online […]

9 Free Online Events for International Students: May 19-25

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Monday, May 20th, 2013 at 9:31 am

This is an interesting week in the webinar world, featuring several events targeted specifically to students in Asia. Of course, there’s also the regular fare of events for prospective undergraduates, MBAs, and law students. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what you learned! (Use the […]

6 Free Online Events for International Students: May 12-18

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 9:48 am

This week features two online college fairs, among the more standard webinar fare. Plus, EducationUSA’s sessions are turning to the subject of American culture as international students prepare to begin their studies in just a few short months. As always, if you attend any of the below events, report back and let us know what […]

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