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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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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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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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Michelle Obama Touts Study Abroad During China Visit

Photo – Mrs. Obama with students in South Africa. In a speech to a group of students at Peking University on the second day of her trip to that country, Michelle Obama notes that China is the 5th most visited destination for American … Read More…

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African American Students Should Study Abroad

We dedicate an entire page on our website to cover study abroad.  We have numerous articles covering topics from how to prepare for the trip, what you will learn on the trip and how to possibly fund a study abroad trip. The following … Read More…

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