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3 Ways to Stay Connected to Home

Staying connected with your family when they’re just 100 miles away can be a challenge So what do you do when you’re separated by an ocean and an expensive plane ride Once the hard work of getting into a US university has passed, international

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The 4 Ways Nikesh Arora Is a Rock Star

"It starts when one shameless fan asks to take a selfie, so the subject obliges, and then another squeezes in, and another, until tens, maybe hundreds of eager people engulf him, arms outstretched, smartphone cameras aloft" Excitement follows

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Make Yourself Hireable in 3 Steps

Remember: you’re always looking for a job Even if you have a job, even if you still have years of school left, even if you’re technically unable to accept work right now, keeping yourself in a non-stressful job seeking mode is beneficial to

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Meet the Next Einstein And Learn Her Secret

22-year-old Sabrina Pasterski is being hailed as the next Albert Einstein for her impressive work in theoretical physics on complex subjects including ahem, "semiclassical Virasoro symmetry of the quantum gravity S-matrix" The Cuban-American also

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How to Use Your First Credit Card

We hear this often Not just from international students who are new to credit but from young Americans, too A staggering 1 in 4 Americans experiences credit trouble at some point in their lives and only 5% achieve perfect FICO scores

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How to Get an F-1 Visa

The process of getting a student visa takes work and time but it’s not as challenging as it may seem—75% of applicants each year receive the F-1 visa for full-time students The most important thing you’ll need is time as the approval process

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6 Ways to Save While In School

One of the major challenges of education is balancing your studies with your finances Although most students work or receive loans, it’s difficult to maintain a decent standard of living on a part-time job or borrowed money As most international

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5 Ways to Study Smarter

International students will notice that Americans are major multi-taskers It’s not uncommon for students in the US to sit with an open textbook, an open laptop, and a smartphone, simultaneously skimming a paragraph, typing a note, and

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