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Category Archives: Study Abroad

Is a Gap Year Experience in your Future?

If you graduated recently from a HBCU and have not landed your ideal job, think about doing something meaningful and exploring “gap year” activities. According to Wikipedia, the term, “gap year” refers to a “prolonged period (often, but not always, a year) between … Read More…

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HBCU International Students Networking Tips

There are many international students enrolled at Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Students come from all over the world to attend colleges in the US and many actually choose HBCU’s for competitive academic programs.  Latest data on HBCU International students: HBCU’s with certification … Read More…

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8 Things To Do NOW Before You Study Abroad (Part 2)

As you read this you may be back on campus ankle deep in the semester, or enrolled in a class or two considering your next step.  Whatever your status, now is the time to prepare for your study abroad experience.  Last month we … Read More…

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3 Things Black Students Must Do Before Graduation

Employers seeking diverse talent, will have larger talent pools Gone are the days when seeking diverse talent, translated to “hire a Black person.”  I hate to be so blunt, but it is the reality.  Employers are looking for new grad talent with the professional … Read More…

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New Scholarships for HBCU Students to Study in China

1,000 Students To Receive A Free Ride to China: Will You Be One? A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between the Chinese Government and the HBCU Pilot Network Leadership Team solidifying the creation of 1,000 opportunities for HBCU students to receive full … Read More…

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8 Things To Do NOW Before Studying Abroad (Part 1)

Preparation is key for success.   Whether you have only thought about studying abroad or made up your mind that you’ll certainly do it – it won’t happen over night. Without ample time, preparing for studying abroad can be overwhelming, but if you start the … Read More…

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