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An International Student’s Education: What I Learned About Myself, America and the World

An International Student’s Education: What I Learned About Myself, America and the World

BY.Rajika Bhandari My first taste of the United States was a shrink-wrapped chocolate-chip cookie and a can of chilled Coke on an American Airlines flight to Raleigh, N.C. It was 1992, and I was one of 36,000 Indian students studying in the United States that year, according to the Institute of International Education’s “Open Doors” […]

Choosing a major – what you wish you had known

Choosing a major – what you wish you had known

Once you have started college, every student will face the question of which major to choose at some point. Some of us know what they want to be when they grow up, and others may struggle a little with finding out what it is they want to do. We at peerTransfer have put together a list of […]

Semester guide: How to do it right – from the beginning

Semester guide: How to do it right – from the beginning

Whether it is your first semester or your last semester in college, the beginning of a new term means you are back at square one.  Prepare for the semester and you will be off to a great start. We at peerTransfer have a few great tips to get you into the right mindset! Time Management We cannot […]

Coming to the US – what you need to be prepared for at college

Coming to the US – what you need to be prepared for at college

You have been accepted into the school of your dreams, you have packed your bags and said good bye to your friends and family.  You have just boarded a plane to the U.S., all prepped and ready for the adventure.  But what happens when you get off of that plane? First impressions and expectations when […]