Life in the USA

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  • Article Image Tips for Applying to Internships

    Tips for Applying to Internships

    Summer internship season is quickly approaching! Even though it’s early, you can start thinking about your internship application process. In this article, we’ll discuss tips for applying to internships.

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  • Article Image Charcuterie Board Basics for Beginners

    Charcuterie Board Basics for Beginners

    Charcuterie boards have become one of the latest social media crazes that has trended in the last few months, for many delectable reasons. With the ongoing pandemic, creating a nice charcuterie dish with your friends or loved ones could be the perfect activity and snack to keep you safely indoors.

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  • Article Image Quiz: What Kind of Roommate Are You?

    Quiz: What Kind of Roommate Are You?

    Should you live alone or with roommates? How many? Do you need your own bathroom? How should you market yourself to viable roommate options? How should you describe yourself when writing a roommate ad?

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  • Article Image Buying Professional Attire on a Budget

    Buying Professional Attire on a Budget

    Congratulations! You have scored your first professional job or internship. You spent hours perfecting your resume and cover letter. However, there is one last thing you need to do before your first day.

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  • Article Image New York City: Much More than Manhattan

    New York City: Much More than Manhattan

    Studying in New York City is an exciting prospect. People all over the world know New York City for its famous sites, such as Broadway, Times Square, and Central Park. Those are all amazing places to visit, and they are a must for any visitor.

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  • Article Image What inspires people to become doctors?

    What inspires people to become doctors?

    Medicine is one of the most respected professions in the world. Saving lives and nursing people back to health is a job that has a strong sense of morality attached to it and provides professionals with immense satisfaction. 

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  • Article Image How can you determine a Caribbean medical school’s quality?

    How can you determine a Caribbean medical school’s quality?

    While looking for the best Caribbean medical schools to study at, you’ll have to conduct a rigorous amount of research. Joining a medical school in the Caribbean is a decision that will give direction to your future career, and therefore, you have to be selective about your choice. 

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  • Article Image A Beginner's Guide to March Madness

    A Beginner's Guide to March Madness

    There are some trends that tend to occur that are surprising to experts and fans and many claim that they have analyzed them to know for sure who will win the championship, but it is impossible to know.

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  • Article Image What makes the MUA curriculum so special?

    What makes the MUA curriculum so special?

    Choosing a medical school can be challenging, and there are many factors that need to be considered. Among them are curriculum, cost, USMLE Step One success, clinical rotations, faculty, and ultimately residency placements.

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  • Article Image Five Tips for Students Who Want to Study Abroad

    Five Tips for Students Who Want to Study Abroad

    Going to school overseas is an incredible opportunity to explore another country, learn through another culture and shape yourself through adventure. It's also a great way to see another part of the world before you have to settle down and start a career.

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  • Article Image 10 Jobs to Consider if You Want a Flexible Schedule

    10 Jobs to Consider if You Want a Flexible Schedule

    Working a traditional 9 to 5 isn’t for everyone, and if you’re looking for a flexible schedule, there are plenty of careers out there to consider.

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  • Article Image What Type of Jobs Should You Expect to Get Hired for Right after Graduation

    What Type of Jobs Should You Expect to Get Hired for Right after Graduation

    Doing an internship can also help you to strengthen your resume or help you land a coveted job in your career field. Especially if you are trying to get into a competitive career industry, even if you feel ready, an internship might be the best way to get your foot in the door.

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  • Article Image Reno, Nevada — the Biggest Little City in the World —Welcomes You!

    Reno, Nevada — the Biggest Little City in the World —Welcomes You!

    Where to study abroad in the United States can be a challenging decision, but we are here to help make that a little easier. You will find a home away from home at Truckee Meadows Community College (TMCC) located in Reno, NV

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  • Article Image Unexpected Gems in the San Francisco Bay Area

    Unexpected Gems in the San Francisco Bay Area

    The three things that come to mind when you think of San Francisco Bay Area are probably Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Fisherman’s Wharf. Don’t get me wrong, you will love all of these. I almost added Fisherman’s Wharf to this list for the Sea Lions and Magowan’s Infinite Mirror Maze, both on Pier 39, but I figured these are the surface-level gems. I’m here to tell you about the five unexpected experiences you cannot miss if you’re planning to study or live around the Bay Area.

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  • Article Image How to Deal with the End of Semester Slump

    How to Deal with the End of Semester Slump

    At the end of the day, slumps are normal. Keeping these practical tips in mind will help you plan and remain on track for all your end-of-semester assignments. Be sure to stay organized and give yourself a break every now and then to help you finish the semester strong! 

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  • Article Image Studying Abroad: Expectations vs. Reality

    Studying Abroad: Expectations vs. Reality

    Without any doubt, choosing the right university and degree is one of the most crucial moments in every student's life. After all, your entire future depends on what you decide to do during this period. We have observed a multitude of trends when it comes to education, and studying abroad is one of them. The concept is highly fantasized for various reasons and rightfully so. Every individual leaves their home country with a set of expectations about the new journey. Here are a few expectations that everyone has in mind when it comes to studying abroad.

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  • Article Image Tips for planning a winter break vacation

    Tips for planning a winter break vacation

    You’ve been plugged in all semester – research papers, emails to professors and collaborations on class projects. It’s time to rest your brain! Try to keep distractions to a minimum while you’re on vacation and be sure you get some proper time away from it all. Resist the urge to use your downtime checking emails or surfing social media too much. Staying in the moment will help you make lasting memories while you’re away and ensure you come back home feeling refreshed. 

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  • Article Image Tips to Ease College Stress

    Tips to Ease College Stress

    Sometimes the most stressful part of school is not having a plan or enough time to actually de-stress. Fortunately, there are effective plans to help you de-stress while in college and they should be “do-able” in the time you have available. Here are some ideas:

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  • Article Image Bathroom Hacks for Your Dorm Room

    Bathroom Hacks for Your Dorm Room

    Communal bathrooms are a time-honored tradition for students on university campuses. Whether you’re planning to live in a residence hall or a suite, it’s likely that you’ll be sharing the shower area with some of your fellow students. While the first few trips to those community bathrooms can be a little stressful, having the right essentials will make things much easier

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  • Article Image Striking a Balance Between Academics and Social Life

    Striking a Balance Between Academics and Social Life

    One of the most challenging aspects of the college experience is striking the right balance between your studies and social life. Properly managing your time allows you to get the most out of studying in the United States, focusing on academics when necessary, while also providing breaks to refresh and recharge with new friends. Learning to balance work and play is also a valuable skill that you will need long after you earn your degree. Here are some helpful tips for a successful year:

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