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The 4 Best Countries To Study Abroad For Cheap (Even Free) - Money Under 30

The 4 Best Countries To Study Abroad For Cheap (Even Free) - Money Under 30 | Going Abroad | Scoop.it

Going to college or grad school doesn't have to cost a fortune. Here are four countries that offer educational programs (in English) for little or no cost.

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7 Things To Do Before You Leave To Study Abroad | College News

7 Things To Do Before You Leave To Study Abroad | College News | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
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Just in time for the thousands students going abroad in January. 

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Supporting people that deserve it. Kim's Year-long Fellowship in Tanzania.

Supporting people that deserve it. Kim's Year-long Fellowship in Tanzania. | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
In life you are continuously meeting people. Those that stand out are just a few; Kim is one of them. I met Kim in Siena about a year ago when she came to spend a semester at Siena Italian Studies....
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Working abroad: The importance of intercultural skills - JobisJob Blog

Working abroad: The importance of intercultural skills - JobisJob Blog | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
A person has intercultural skills if they are able to recognize cultural backgrounds, interpret them correctly, and interact with them effectively.
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Working Holiday Visas

Working Holiday Visas | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Find what possibilities are open for working, volunteering, studying and much more for those with your nationality.
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Does “Meaningful Travel” Mean Anything Anymore? | Melibee Global: Your resource for International Education and Study Abroad News, Information, Resources and Advising

Does “Meaningful Travel” Mean Anything Anymore? | Melibee Global: Your resource for International Education and Study Abroad News, Information, Resources and Advising | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
What does this buzz word really mean anyway? What is meaningful travel? Sarah Dilworth ponders the question...
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Travel Tips: How You Need to Pack to Study Abroad

Cracking the Secret Code of Travel every Thursday. http://bit.ly/SoniasTravelsYT Sonia Gil shares her travel tips and shows you how to pack for traveling abr...

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6 Ways To Cut The Costs Of Your Study Abroad Program

6 Ways To Cut The Costs Of Your Study Abroad Program | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, study abroad is an investment that is likely to earn you a pretty penny, but doesn’t have to cost you one.
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Why learn the language when studying abroad? (Guru: Pat Schmidt)

Why learn the language when studying abroad? (Guru: Pat Schmidt) | Going Abroad | Scoop.it

Studying abroad should not just be about the trip, it should be about immersion. 

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The Ups and Downs of the W-effect on Study Abroad Students (Guru: Andrea Bouchaud)

The Ups and Downs of the W-effect on Study Abroad Students (Guru: Andrea Bouchaud) | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Do you remember your first year of college when you went through so many transitions? Do you remember being real excited the first few weeks, then missing home, then getting used to campus life and...
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“You should never go abroad starry eyed” - The Paris Diaries by Andrea Bouchaud

“You should never go abroad starry eyed” - The Paris Diaries by Andrea Bouchaud | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
“You should never go abroad starry eyed” was the advice from the Paris program director to Andrea Bouchaud, author of  The Paris Diaries: The Study Abroad Experience Uncensored, a book where she un...
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The Guru is back and #GenerationStudyAbroad!

The Guru is back and #GenerationStudyAbroad! | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
It's not that I stayed on "holiday" mode all this time, but January and February were rather intense months filled with work and schoolwork. Enough of excuses though! I'm back and ready to offer gu...
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Study abroad interest 'tied to cultural experiences at school'

Study abroad interest 'tied to cultural experiences at school' | Going Abroad | Scoop.it

Students who had an opportunity to learn a foreign language more likely to want to study abroad, research reveals

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How Being Bilingual Enhances Creativity - Shots of Awe

"Disembodied language can allow you to understand the world in dazzling new ways. Knowing a second language is similar in effect. ….You develop new experience, new thought, new vision, and new solutions.” - Joseph Cardilo

Join Jason Silva every week as he freestyles his way into the complex systems of society, technology and human existence and discusses the truth and beauty of science in a form of existential jazz. New episodes every Tuesday.

Watch More Shots of Awe on TestTube http://testtube.com/shotsofawe

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8 Things to Do Before the End of Your Study Abroad Semester

8 Things to Do Before the End of Your Study Abroad Semester | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Make sure you do these 8 things before the end of your study abroad semester to prepare for your trip home and to make the most of your last moments abroad.
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Three Mistakes You're Making While Studying Abroad

Get that feeling you're not quite 'doing it right'? Three mistakes to avoid when studying abroad.
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4 Things You Need To Know About Living and Working Abroad - The Abroad Guide

4 Things You Need To Know About Living and Working Abroad - The Abroad Guide | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Want to live and work abroad? What you REALLY need to know about living and working in a different country.
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After a period of inactivity...

After a period of inactivity... | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
It would be very easy to sit here and list excuses to justify the late unfortunate inactivity of The Study Abroad Guru. Now, as I try to make a comeback, let’s get straight to the point of this pos...
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How to Study Abroad

How to Study Abroad | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
You're incredibly excited to study abroad and to experience a new culture. Not only will you be embarking on an adventure you'll never forget, but you'll also be learning a lot and expanding your horizons in the process. You may be...
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In case you are planning on doing it and don't actually know how to do it... 

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15 Side Effects Of Getting Back From Study Abroad

15 Side Effects Of Getting Back From Study Abroad | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Studying abroad changes us in the best possible way. As our souls (and our stomachs, and our alcohol tolerances) grow during this experience, we become different people than before.

So different, in fact, that home just doesn't feel the same anymo...
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6 things I wish I had known about Life After Study Abroad - Life After Study Abroad

6 things I wish I had known about Life After Study Abroad - Life After Study Abroad | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
Here are six pieces of advice I wish I had known about life after study abroad
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All 6, very important! 

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3 ways to raise money for study abroad programs

3 ways to raise money for study abroad programs | Going Abroad | Scoop.it

What college student doesn’t want to spend some time in another country, living among the locals and getting college credit in the process? Conversely, what college student wants more student loan debt?

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There are many means to help pay for your study abroad experience, you just have to get a bit creative and proactive. Read about this 3 -rather simple!- ways to raise some cash to go overseas. 

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How to Make Friends With the Locals - The Abroad Guide

How to Make Friends With the Locals - The Abroad Guide | Going Abroad | Scoop.it
A guide on how to make friends with locals and non-Americans while you're studying abroad and traveling.
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Everyone says it's difficult. It actually isn't. It highly depends on you.

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