Posts Tagged ‘Hardin-Simmons University’

HSU’s President and First Lady Host International Students at Home

April 28, 2010 0 Comments

Folks in West Texas are well known in the United States for their “Southern hospitality” – a characteristic that most ELI 360’s international students’ have experienced firsthand in Abilene. This past Friday, the members of Hardin-Simmons University’s International Student Fellowship (ISF) were given the opportunity to taste just how pervasive this attitude of friendliness truly was on their very own campus when they were invited over to dinner by the new President of HSU, Dr. Lanny Hall.

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High School Counts

February 26, 2010 0 Comments

High school is a great opportunity for those seeking to do well in college to start developing themselves and establishing a strong foundation for the future. It will not hurt to work a little harder than your peers because ultimately, as I have learned from experience, it is you and you alone that benefit from all the effort you have put in. It is easy to feel like a lot of what you do in high school is a waste of time or energy. When you do encounter these thoughts, remember that high school is not the end; remember that high school does count when it comes – it is a stepping stone to ensuring success in university.

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Chinese New Year on the Forty Acres

February 5, 2010 0 Comments

The International Student Fellowship at Hardin-Simmons University will be organizing a Chinese New Year celebration this coming Saturday (February 13th, 2010).

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Navigating the Waters

January 26, 2010 0 Comments

The reality is that it is no longer sufficient for students to merely get through an institution of higher learning with a diploma in hand; graduates today need to be more multi-faceted and diverse in both their knowledge and skills than ever before.

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Joining ELI 360

January 25, 2010 0 Comments

In many ways, I feel like my journey has now come full circle. Coming from the position an international student to now a staff member at ELI360, I am passionate about extending the same kind of excellence in service to any student looking to attend one of our many distinguished partner universities.

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