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  • Studying Abroad: Your Passport to These 8 Key Job Skills

    Jun 7, 2016 • Textbooks.com • College TipsRead More »
    Studying Abroad: Your Passport to These 8 Key Job Skills

    We polled a few managers on their most desirable traits for new employees, and sure enough, your three months studying abroad in London or a summer in Beijing is no doubt preparing you for your first job out of school...

  • Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    May 7, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    Go beyond sightseeing and selfies with these summer vacation ideas and backpacking trips by personality type, hobbies, and major. ...

  • 6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Mar 5, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Whether you want sand in your toes, skis under foot, or wind in your hair, there’s a last-minute spring break idea out there for you. ...

  • Why You Should Take a Voyage with Semester at Sea

    Sep 30, 2013 • Ryan Dwyer • College TipsRead More »
    Why You Should Take a Voyage with Semester at Sea

    From icy waters of Ireland to the tip of South Africa, with classes and new friends between. Here's one student's take on his semester at sea. ...

  • Travel Tips to Live by for College Students and Recent Grads

    Sep 5, 2013 • Sarah Teczar • College LifeRead More »
    Travel Tips to Live by for College Students and Recent Grads

    Have the travel bug after working hard all semester? Here are some travel tips to get you going...

  • Teaching Abroad: You’ll Learn More Than Your Students Will

    Aug 30, 2013 • Sarah Teczar • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Teaching Abroad: You’ll Learn More Than Your Students Will

    Are you teaching them or are they teaching you? One graduate shares his experience about teaching abroad. ...

  • Travel Jobs: Why Teaching English Abroad Is the Best Option

    Aug 22, 2013 • Kevin Wandrei • Work & InternshipsRead More »
    Travel Jobs: Why Teaching English Abroad Is the Best Option

    When I graduated from college, travel was my top priority. I regretted my decision not to study abroad, and hoped to mitigate that regret by looking for travel jobs after graduation. Thankfully, there were copious opportunities to work abroad, especially in teaching. For most American students with limited foreign language skills and few connections abroad [&hellip...

  • College Reading List: 5 Books That Inspire Travel

    May 7, 2013 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    College Reading List: 5 Books That Inspire Travel

    It’s April. You’re ready to close the book on another long semester. With finals on the horizon, we’d bet the phrase “three months off” has never sounded sweeter. But, you know, your education doesn’t quit when you’re not in class. Over break, it just takes on a new shape! Summer is student travel season, and [&hellip...