Posts Tagged ‘international student’

Home Remedies to Deal with Dental Pain

May 19th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

You never realize how much dental pain can keep you from talking, eating or sleeping until it strikes. If you have a sudden tooth ache and aren’t able to visit the dentist right away- these home remedies to deal with dental pain are a great temporary fix. However, be conscious of any allergies you have […]

Automobile Accidents and How my International Health Insurance Works

April 18th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

Getting into an automobile accident doesn’t usually work its way into daydreams about travels abroad. However, car accidents do happen- and quite frequently. Approximately 1.24 million deaths occurred worldwide in 2010 due to road traffic accidents according to the World Health Organization (WHO). While you can skip including automobile accidents into your daydreams- you do […]

Top 5 Tips for a Safe Spring Break

March 7th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

Spring break is a time to sit back, relax and leave the stress of school behind for a few days. Many international students choose to take advantage of this break by taking a vacation to either another state (perhaps through a road trip) or to a new, neighboring country. While spring break is a time […]

The Best Healthy Snacks When Traveling

February 17th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

Traveling can expose you to new cultures and ways of life around the world, but it can also expose you to bad eating habits. While traveling, students are often on a budget and schedule- this means that grabbing something quick is a common way of life. This habit is fine, as long as what you […]

Why are Provider Networks Important?

January 24th, 2014 by Bryanna Davis

A subtle cough has been creeping in and although you haven’t been to the gym in a few days you feel very achy. It’s happened! You have gotten sick which means it’s time to go to the doctor. Luckily, you purchased international student health insurance at the beginning of the year, so now you only need to figure out […]

Top 10 Ways to Fail your F1 Visa Interview

November 1st, 2013 by Victoria Troupe

All international students know the stressful feeling of applying for and interviewing for an F1 student visa. Many students prepare for months, only to be denied their visa. The truth of the matter is that on paper, you might meet every qualification, but if you don’t have the right answers for your interviewer and be […]

Before You Study Abroad Don’t Forget To…

October 25th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

The trip that you’ve been dreaming of for years is finally here – not just a week cruise or weekend road trip, but a whole semester or year of cultural exploration! It’s time to study abroad, but before you do, don’t forget the following: Know where you are going  It may seem obvious, but with […]

What is Student Insurance?

June 14th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

Pursuing a higher education abroad allows individuals to not only gain insight into concepts of the educational world that may have never otherwise never been conceived, but to also experience the everyday unknown. For many, it’s the chance to live away from home, develop new relationships and discover what path in life they want to […]

Finland Travel Insurance

August 3rd, 2012 by Bryanna Davis

Students who are studying in Finland or are planning to in the near future will need to meet certain requirements when it comes to purchasing their Finland Travel Insurance. The Finnish Government regulates international students who will be studying in Finland to have the following insurance requirements met with their plan: International students studying in […]

4th of July, America’s Independence Day

June 24th, 2011 by ahoontrakul

Each year throughout the United States, Americans celebrate Independence Day, which is a national holiday commemorating their independence from England in 1776. Next week is the start of the 4th of July weekend; many people will be traveling around the country during this holiday. The most common activity during the Fourth of July is to […]

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