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International Students Add $23 Billion to U.S. Economy

The 2012 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange, released today, finds that the number of international students at colleges and universities in the U.S. increased by 6% to a record high of 764,495...
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Europe’s Powerhaus

Daniel Ward thinks a German immersion program makes more than economic sense More people speak German as their mother tongue than any other language in Europe. Germany alone has 83 million inhabitants and German is...

Your Country Needs You to Study Abroad

Making the case for study abroad immersion learning Just in case you still need to convince someone (a parent?) of the benefits of studying abroad, here are the 13 reasons that none other than the...
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Spanish on a Global Scale

Language Magazine journeys to the places around the globe where Spanish can best be learned There are as many reasons to learn Spanish as there are places to learn it: Spanish is spoken by at least...
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Travel Wise

Why should kids have all the fun? There is a wide range of professional development programs for teachers that also just happen to have an international element Studying abroad is not just for undergraduates. In fact,...

Survey Shows Study Abroad Increasing Again

A new survey by the Institute of International Education (IIE) and the Forum on Education Abroad has found that study abroad by U.S. college students was on the rise in 2009/10, after experiencing a...
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Carnaval of Culture

As Brazil flourishes, it becomes an even more attractive Portuguese immersion destination Following more than three centuries under Portuguese rule, Brazil gained its independence in 1822, maintaining a monarchical system of government until the abolition...
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Pura Vida Española

Kate Sommers-Dawes marvels at Costa Rica as a Spanish immersion destination Visit Costa Rica’s official tourism site and read its official slogan; “No Artificial Ingredients,” — a mantra of which you will not need reminding from...
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Guatemala

Daniel Ward is struck by the natural beauty and Mayan culture of the country of Eternal Spring Guatemala, located just south of Mexico in Central America, offers a unique blend of manmade and natural wonders....
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