Category Archives: European Student News

UK Travellers Hit by Dengue Fever

Reports of dengue fever, a mosquito-borne infection, have more than doubled in UK travellers from 166 reported cases in 2009 to 406 in 2010, according to new figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA). Dengue fever does not occur in … Continue reading

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Teaching English as a foreign language can lead to a gap-year experience that lasts a lifetime

By Jessica Moore, The Independent Forget about speed dating. Those looking for love could do worse than sign up for a Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) course. “We’re calling it the China love affair,” jokes Vicky Cunningham, senior … Continue reading

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Overseas assignment for media student

A MEDIA student has returned from her first overseas assignment where she worked on the anniversary story of a tragic air disaster. Sylvia Goldych, who has won a place at Bradford University despite learning English just four years ago, reported … Continue reading

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Medical And Nursing Students Increasing Go To Latin America To Learn Spanish

According to recent data, the cultural landscape of the United States has been changing in a big way over the past few decades. [Philadelphia, PA] – April 11, 2011 – Recent census numbers show that more than 50 million citizens … Continue reading

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The Netherlands: the hardest part is deciding what to study

British students have a distinct advantage when it comes to Dutch degrees, says Russ Thorne Thursday, 24 March 2011 (Independent co uk) Students on the Bachelors degree programme at Utrecht University effectively design their own degree from a broad list … Continue reading

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GLOBAL: What international students want to study

Predicting where future international students will come from and what subjects they go abroad to study has become a mini-industry in receiving countries such as Britain and Australia, where some courses are highly dependent on overseas student fees. Delegates and … Continue reading

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Exchange students find school easy

Sturgis, Mich. —This year, 10 exchange students have been part of Sturgis High School. They’ve been living with local families and learning the culture. Why would these high school students leave the security of their home and family to spend … Continue reading

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