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Recap: Exploring Financial Aid and Funding Options

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Friday, November 12th, 2010 at 11:55 am

How do you pay for your U.S. education?  Should you apply to a selective exchange or study abroad program?  Look for scholarships?  Take out loans?  Will you get your aid from the U.S. government, your school or a private company? There are many options and many decisions, and this month our bloggers spent some time […]

A Month of Introductions: Getting to Know the U.S.

by Jessica Stahl - Posts (449). Posted Sunday, October 17th, 2010 at 1:48 pm

This has been a month of introductions, as we got to know our bloggers and many of our bloggers, arriving in the U.S. for the first time, got to know their new surroundings. –> Before you even arrive, you have to get through the visa process.  Nareg talked about his experience applying for a visa […]

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