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Defeat The Winter Blues

“Defeat The Winter Blues”

When I was asked to write a blog post on how to “Defeat the Winter Blues,” I first felt as though maybe I wasn’t best suited for the job, considering that there are some days where I feel that the February Blues have defeated me. After some research, it was brought to my attention that the glo… read more


10 East-European Don’ts Which Are Actually Dos In The UK

“10 East-European Don’ts Which Are Actually Dos In The UK”

Since a very young age, our loving parents and teachers dictate to us a set of rules which are supposed to make our lives safe and easy. But one day we reach the stage when we question them. My experience showed that some of the “don’ts” I was taught in Ukraine, could have led me nowhere in En… read more


Finished Your Medical Degree? 4 Things You'll Need Before Your First Shift - Anica Oaks

“Finished Your Medical Degree? 4 Things You'll Need Before Your First Shift - Anica Oaks”

Graduating with a medical degree represents one of the biggest steps in your career. You've acquired a sizable amount of knowledge designed to help you successfully treat what ails patients.The problem is that you may not be as prepared as you think to begin practicing medicine. A 2008 study undert… read more


SATs Rescheduled - FREE Online Preparation From Magoosh

“SATs Rescheduled - FREE Online Preparation From Magoosh”

Due to the Winter Storm Jonas, many US students will have had their SAT exams pushed back until 20th February, giving many students an extra 4 weeks to prepare for their most important exam to date. See the full list of test centre closures In order to help those affected by the storm, Magoosh&nbs… read more


Continuing Education: Simple Ways You Can Continue To Broaden Your Knowledge After Graduation - Anita Ginsburg

“Continuing Education: Simple Ways You Can Continue To Broaden Your Knowledge After Graduation - Anita Ginsburg”

After you graduate from school, you feel relieved that you no longer have to study. Know that your days of learning about the world are far from over. Internships, jobs and more will keep you learning. There are also a few other things you can do to keep broadening your knowledge. Review a few ways … read more


A Day In The Life Of...A Junior Doctor (F2)

“A Day In The Life Of...A Junior Doctor (F2)”

In December 2015 I-Student Global spoke to a number of healthcare professionals to find out a bit more about their daily working lives. We chatted with Dr Davey Thaxter, an Foundation Year 2 Doctor (F2) working at Epsom & St Helier University Hospital. Davey studied Medicine at King's College Lo… read more


An Interview with Marina Abramian, International Journalism Graduate, University of Sussex

“An Interview with Marina Abramian, International Journalism Graduate, University of Sussex”

Yesterday I-StudentGlobal met up with recent University of Sussex MA International Journalism alumna Marina Abramian to reflect back on her time studying in the UK. What were your interests when you were younger? Did you always want to study abroad when you grew up? From a young age, I wanted to s… read more


A Day In The Life Of...An EDT Worker

“A Day In The Life Of...An EDT Worker”

In December 2015 I-Student Global spoke to a number of healthcare professionals to find out a bit more about their daily working lives. We spoke to Charlotte Flynn, a Support Worker in the Emergency Duty Team (EDT) for Social Services at Lancashire County Council.  How long have you been worki… read more


Liberal Arts Lowdown: 5 Reasons a Degree Is Right for You - Brooke Chaplan

“Liberal Arts Lowdown: 5 Reasons a Degree Is Right for You - Brooke Chaplan”

Earning a degree in engineering or computer science could possibly get you a high-paying job, but earning a degree in the liberal arts can offer you so much more. Here are five reasons why getting a liberal arts degree is beneficial, and what bonuses it provides. It Teaches You How to Think A libe… read more


A Day In The Life Of...A Learning Disability Nurse

“A Day In The Life Of...A Learning Disability Nurse”

In December 2015 I-Student Global spoke to a number of healthcare professionals to find out a bit more about their daily working lives. We spoke to Claire Fok, a recent De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) Nursing graduate who works as a Learning Disability Nurse for the Outreach Adult Learning Di… read more

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IELTS vs TOEFL: which is better?

“IELTS vs TOEFL: which is better?”

If you are applying to university in an English speaking country and English is not your first language, your institution may require you to take a standardised test. There are two main English language tests widely used around the world, IELTS and TOEFL; but which one is better?We look a… read more


Top 6 Essential Traits of Great Doctors

“Top 6 Essential Traits of Great Doctors”

If you're considering studying medicine, you need to know that you are going to be the best doctor you can be. We've compiled this list of six essential traits you will need to be a great doctor to help you to see if you are you cut out to study medicine! This is by no means all that you will n… read more