What comes to your mind when you think about earning some extra money in Las Vegas? Of course, the first thing that pops in your head is a waiter, then casino dealer, hotel receptionist, etc. Why? Because you are not that confident in your own skills, especially as an international student in a foreign country, and reckon that you may not be able to find a normal job that is related to your college major. Well, maybe you are right on this one as you don’t have enough knowledge or experience yet, but there is a better way out of this situation that can bring you much more benefits – a paid internship. Continue reading
The 2017 statistic on international students in the USA says that there are 1.18 million of foreign learners in the American educational institutions. 1.18 million, Carl! If so many people can learn English to the point of being accepted to the foreign university and assimilate in the American environment, don’t tell us you can’t! It’s just that you need a proper approach being still in high school: after school programs are great, but if you can plan your time more efficiently and prepare better for studying abroad, our alternatives will certainly bring you more benefits. Read further and see it for yourself. Continue reading
According to the scientific research, our brain takes up about 2% of our total body weight, but that doesn’t prevent it from using 20% of the energy that we generate. And it’s hard to believe that such a small organ is responsible for our whole organism. But taking that into account, our most important task in this situation is to keep it “fit” as long as possible to boost its work. Although you already do it one way or another, in this article we will tell you several time-proven and universal techniques to train your brain. So, here we go! Continue reading
A college degree is the best way to boost your career and get the desired income. However, work, geography or family problems can make you feel like the college programs are simply beyond your reach. But the great news is that technology is on your side! Today, you can earn the desired degree while you’re taking care of your family or working full-time.
More and more college students are opting to online colleges than ever before. According to the Pew Research Center survey, 58% of colleges that provide their students with web courses grant degrees for which one can accomplish all work…online! Explore the best online colleges ranking based on student reviews and key statistics provided by the Department of Education of the US. Continue reading
A lot of liberal arts schools offer a great assortment of topics that college students have a chance to study before the degree day. There, no student is allowed to graduate without taking such courses as “The Global Warming” or “Philosophy and Pre-Civil War.” At the same time, larger educational institutions can boast of a broad range of courses that everyone is welcome to take, including ESL students. According to the research conducted by the Center for Adult English Language Acquisition, adult ESL learners comprise a great part of the education population in the USA. For that reason, the college courses are the best way possible to boost one’s language level. Continue reading
Some lucky students tend to say that creative writing is the easiest part of the English language GCSE. But the reality is that many (like, a lot!) boys and girls find it really tricky. According to the research “Academic Writing Difficulties of ESL Learners” conducted by The West East Institute, up to 77% of the students claimed that they tend to check carefully the assignment requirements, but still they have problems with approaching a particular topic. Continue reading
Whether you’re a native English speaking or an ESL student, you’d definitely love to boost your creative writing. Newcastle University provides you with a great opportunity to further your awareness of the creative writing through regular practice, revision and discussion. Experienced and qualified staff has already received both national and international recognition in the field. When joining creative writing Newcastle full time program, you will get a chance to co-work with skilled personnel in order to prepare complete a creative work for the submission. Continue reading
If you happen to be an ESL student at York University and you’re not majoring in Literature or Creative Writing, the best way to go is to look for special courses available in your educational institution. At York University, the dreams really come true for those, who are passionate about writing! To meet your pressing need for a creative outlet, we’ve selected four courses provided at the university that every student who is writer at heart will be amazed with! Continue reading
Nowadays, we are living in a huge global community. We have many long roads open wide for us! Whether you’d like to study or travel abroad, to explore the unknown or experience whatever makes you come alive, you’re welcome to set off straight away! What a great time we live in, don’t you think? However, if you’re curious about studying in the world-renowned colleges, the first thing to keep in mind that you’ll have to study in English. The reality is that English is the universal language and many of the top reputed schools provide courses in English alone. And you have to deal with it, like it or not. Continue reading
English is not just something that belongs to the native speakers. It actually belongs to the world! Already used by nearly everybody on the globe, English enables one to enjoy a bunch of opportunities: an academic course or prestigious work abroad, the freedom to make friends and travel whenever you like. For English language learners, things don’t seem that simple.
Yes, learning the language that may be completely different from the one you speak can be a real disaster, but it is extremely valuable. English plays a great role in the world and your academic career in particular. For that reason, every essay, term paper or any other written assignment you’re required to write in English should be considered an opportunity to improve your language skills. Let’s just take a quick look at what writing a term paper in English can do for you. Continue reading