France: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

Mark tries to learn French in time for a trip to France.
Live like a local this summer! Have an authentic French experience living with a host family in exchange for 15 hours of English lessons a week.
After a sports injury abroad, Sidrah finds her happy place.
Sidrah learns to learns to look for the best of people on both sides of the Atlantic.
Managing your time effectively overseas will help make the most of your study abroad experience.
Roop has traded grey Danish skies for Sydney’s sunny ones. But weather isn’t the only difference she's noticed.
An adventure in au pairing leads to a first-hand look at French culture, translation mishaps and… knife fishing?
It’s a cultural stereotype as old as time: French people are cold, rude and snotty.
An international education is fundamental to promoting a world that actually gets along.
August 11, 2009

Backgrounder: Laos

For centuries, Laos and its neighbours were swept over by shifting dynasties, from Mon and Khmer Kingdoms to the Angkor and Siamese Empires.
An international career doesn't happen overnight. Some tips to get you going.
Anyone with a bit of pluck can find temporary work abroad, says Susan Griffith, author of Work Your Way Around the World. It may not be all glamour, but there are loads of opportunities.
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