Monthly Archives: February 2011

British Educators Telling Students: Go Abroad

LONDON — Caught between the rising cost of university tuition in England and the falling percentage of applicants offered places, one British school is giving its students some surprising advice. By any measure Hockerill Anglo-European College is one of the … Continue reading

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King’s Speech crowned at Oscars (video)

British film The King’s Speech has been crowned best picture at the Oscars, with star Colin Firth named best actor. Tom Hooper was named best director for the film, which also won for best original screenplay at the ceremony. Its … Continue reading

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More students apply to study abroad

Britain’s economic future could be jeopardised unless more students embrace overseas experience, says study. Fewer than one in every 200 of the UK’s university students spend part of their degree in another European country – almost a third fewer than … Continue reading

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New Zealand Red Cross has launched the “New Zealand Red Cross 2011 Earthquake Appeal”

red cross launches appeal New Zealand Red Cross has launched the “New Zealand Red Cross 2011 Earthquake Appeal” to support those affected by the recent Christchurch earthquake. All funds will be used towards the New Zealand Red Cross response to … Continue reading

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Immigration Spain – Migrating to Spain – Information About Immigrating To Spain

There are basically two kinds of work Visas in Spain, namely, the Transnational Work and Residence Authorization and the Temporary Work and Residence Authorization. If you plan to work as a local hire of a local company, you will need … Continue reading

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Student explores the art of brewing

Most students, after spending time abroad, return home with interesting stories, a depleted checking account, and a new view of the world. Stuart Hamilton, a 21-year-old Seaver student, returned with something slightly different: a passion for brewing beer. A fluent … Continue reading

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New Zealand earthquake: more than two dozen Japanese students feared to be among dead

Students in Christchurch to learn English were in Canterbury Television building when it collapsed They had travelled more than 5,000 miles to improve their English skills, make friends and immerse themselves in the culture of New Zealand, a country the … Continue reading

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