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Fall 2012 Roadshows – Highlights

October 24, 2012 1 Comment

Latest highlights from ELI 360’s staff members’ trips to Malaysia, UAE, Korea and Brazil.

German Students Get Opportunity of a Lifetime

December 20, 2011 0 Comments

This fall, ELI 360’s connection with Germany was further strengthened when two students from Lugau, Germany enrolled in our English as Second Language (ESL) program at Hardin-Simmons University (HSU) in Abilene, Texas. Maxim Farger and Robert Hornig also played soccer for the HSU Cowboys. Click here to read more about their experience in the US…

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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Traveling this holiday? Remember S.A.N.T.A.

December 14, 2011 0 Comments

We have received a message from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency regarding important traveling information that international students need to have for this holiday season. If you are traveling this holiday season, please read this entire message carefully.

As Academic Competition in India Heats Up, the U.S. Offers an Alternative

November 8, 2011 0 Comments

According to a recent report by The New York Times, students in India are finding it increasingly difficult to enroll in their local universities. With about half of India’s 1.2 billion people under the age of 25, the country’s handful of highly selective universities are increasingly overwhelmed. Read more…

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ELI 360 Launches New Facebook Page.

November 4, 2011 0 Comments

ELI 360 now has a Facebook Page. Read more…

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More Chinese Students Abandoning Chinese Universities

October 14, 2011 0 Comments

An increasing number of Chinese students are pursuing higher education outside their home country. Why?

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Expanding Your Imagination

September 6, 2011 1 Comment

Imagination plays a bigger role in our adult lives than we may believe. Most of the time, we are not aware of how much of the choices we make depend on the extent of our imagination. Learning about the role of imagination in ethical decision making has revolutionized the way I look at life and education. Read more…

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Departure Checklist for First Time International Students

August 15, 2011 0 Comments

International students leaving home for the first time should consult this checklist before leaving.

Fighting Homesickness

August 9, 2011 0 Comments

International students leaving home for the first time face a vast array of challenges. Sometimes, these challenges may prove to be nothing more than minor inconveniences. On the other hand, some of these challenges can be particularly detrimental to the physical and emotional health of a student studying in a foreign country. Learn how to fight homesickness with these 5 basic practices…

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Union University’s Men’s Soccer Team Visit Brazil on Mission Trip

July 20, 2011 0 Comments

From May 22 – 31 this year, the Union University Men’ Soccer Team organized a mission trip to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Read more about their trip…

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