Written by: admin at 29 Aug 2013 abebooks alibris. amazon books campus book store chegg half rent textbook students textbooks
Buying books for college is the single most hated thing after doing homework. Even though the process itself is fine, and some people even enjoy it to a great extent, the problem is that books are expensive. You really need to make good use of your time and money to not become victim of publishers’ predatory pricing.
Publishers are companies, and their goal number one is to make money. You would expect academic publishers to charge less, since they are supposed to be more understanding towards college students’ needs. However
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Written by: admin at 21 Aug 2013 international students job STEM university usa work
International students are many in the US. So many that the country has been long a worldwide leader in incoming freshmen international students.
There is number of common pitfalls that international student often suffer from. Some of these would be no driving license, no social security number, and correspondingly no right to live off campus and get a relevant job (something other than a server).
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Written by: admin at 12 Aug 2013 american slang campus college communication international students university
The Chronicle reports that more than every third foreign student in the US wishes they had more American friends. That’s quite an appalling statistic, as international student body in the US is the biggest in the world. Something has to be done about that, school officials say.
This brings us to a question. Could it be that it’s something about international students that keeps them from interacting with Americans in a meaningful way that’s also long-term? Read more »
Written by: admin at 01 Aug 2013 business school international students MBA students US
It’s Still The Stone Age
Whether you are going for an MBA or a Master’s degree, what matters most is which category of people the admissions team going to put you in. Believe it or not, race and ethnic background still play a huge role in university admissions. With decades of apartheid and holocaust, we are still not done with racial slur and discrimination. If you are an international student and you really want to get into a top business school, you have to play your cards smart and make your background look diverse and new instead of foreign and unemployable. Read more »
Written by: admin at 09 Jul 2013 college guide time management tips
Your Guide To Efficient Time Management In College
Schoolwork is just too much when you have all these amazing things you could do outside of classroom? It sure is.
You’d think that there should be a way to balance your schoolwork and your leisure time more efficiently. After all, with the amount of technology we have today, there is little that can’t be accomplished. And there is always a way to be more efficient!
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