Global Week Review 9-14th March 2015

Firstly we would like to start by thanking all the employers, staff, students and societies who go involved in Global Week 2015. Global Week, a series of international career events for both UK and international students at The University of Manchester. 341 more words


Global Festival Brings Excitement to North Campus

Music, dancing and the flavors of the world brightened a cloudy day March 24, as International Education Day brought a downtown tradition to North Campus for the first time. 375 more words


Foreign students left behind in new Express Entry immigration program | Toronto Star

Oversight or by design? Metropolis Panel on Temporary Foreign Workers March 27 will have opportunity to discuss:

International graduates from Canadian universities and colleges say Ottawa’s new skilled immigration system actually hinders their access to permanent residency instead of promoting it.

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Your Daily Conciseness #2

Not concise:

Participants sat in a circular formation during the meeting.


Participants sat in a circle during the meeting.


I can’t think of a situation in which a “circular formation” can’t be equally effectively described simply as a “circle.” If any readers can think of a context in which it’s better to write “circular formation,” please let me know! 35 more words

International Students

Pietermartizburg, South Africa Treatment Scenario – GeoBlue Has You Covered…

GeoBlue expatriate health plans provide routine, urgent and emergent coverage internationally.  All plans include medical evacuation and repatriation benefits.  Medical Benefits are covered at 100%  basis for treatment outside the United States, unless indicated otherwise on the benefit schedule. 435 more words

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International Education Day - from Bangladesh to Jacksonville

“I’m excited because I get to represent my country. There are students from so many other countries here at FSCJ, but I’m the only one – the only student – here from Bangladesh.”

Jacksonville Element

Your Daily Conciseness #1

Write concisely means eliminating unnecessary words. Concise writing is sharp and elegant and provides a great reading experience.

I’m going to share one wordy sentence with you (almost) every day and show how it can be made more concise. 71 more words

International Students