In this issue:
• Video Contest- Win $4,000
• Do’s And Don’ts As An International Student
• Happy Halloween - Make a costume on a budget!

Issue # 212 - October 2016
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Welcome back to school! With classes in session, that means your schedule is packed tight with homework, social events, and activities right on campus! We’re here to make sure it starts off right. This month is the deadline of our Travel Video Contest, submit your video before October 14th for your chance to win $4,000! We also have information on discount dental plans, do’s and don’ts as an international student, and with Halloween coming up, tips on how you can make an affordable costume, Happy Halloween to all of you!

-International Student Team

Contest Deadline is Coming Soon

Our Travel Video Contest is in full swing and we couldn’t be more excited about receiving your video! If you haven’t created your video make sure you grab a camera, start filming and submit your entry as soon as possible- the deadline is coming up on October 14th. There will be a variety of cash prizes, including a $4,000 grand prize!

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Dental Discounts for International Students

During your time as an international student you’ll probably be smiling - a lot. Keep your teeth in tip-top shape while saving money by checking out these discount dental programs.

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Featured Schools Of The Month

Hult International Business School: Named one of the Top 100 Business Schools in the World, Hult is perfect if you want a degree in international business. With multiple campuses around the globe and world-class professors, you will develop the strong business skills you need.

Full Sail University: Get a unique education with hands-on experience in media and entertainment at Full Sail! Students have access to recording studios, sound stages and graphic design programs. There you’ll be inspired to bring your ideas to life!

University of Birmingham: The University of Birmingham offers fully accredited UK online master’s degrees for students that are interested in public administration, business and international business. Upon graduation you’ll have the latest knowledge needed to land your dream job!

Nottingham Trent University: Check out this university if you want a great education and one-on-one assistance while studying online. Students can choose to study from numerous master’s programs such as construction management, fashion merchandising, and international relations!

Stressed? Missing Home? Check out this Video!

If you're feeling down, missing family, and are stressed with everything piling up, you are not alone. Many international students face some sort of transition when studying overseas, and it’s okay! If you or someone you know is struggling, check out our Mental Health Awareness video.

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Do’s And Don’ts As An International Student

As an international student, you may feel a little lost at first! Watch these videos on the 5 do’s and don’ts as an international student so that you kick off the school year right! And as always, share your do’s and don’ts with us right on social - and let us know what has helped you!


Happy Halloween

Part of being an international student is getting to experience holidays and celebrate like the locals. If you want to participate in Halloween festivities this year, but a costume isn’t in your budget, take a look at these ideas on how to make your own! Then, share your costume with us on Facebook.

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Sean Olson from North Hennepin Community College

Say hello to Sean Olson, Associate Director of Admissions and Outreach, from North Hennepin Community College! Sean is experienced in helping international students through the school’s enrollment process and guiding them up until their first day at the College.

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