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Podcast: Executive Functioning Skills

Title Executive Functioning Skills Episode Summary:  Jenn’s son, Sam has been struggling with implementing and sticking with organizational systems since his 5th grade. Even though the question of whether Sam suffers from ADHD remains unsolved, one is for sure, he lacks Executive Functioning skills. Therefore, in today’s episode, Jenn is joined with Jenna Prada, the

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Podcast: Finding the Perfect Place for You

Title Finding the Perfect Place for You Episode Summary:  Why are certain places a perfect choice for some people but a mistake for others? Generally speaking, something doesn’t have to be “better than” or “worst than”, it can just be defined as different. Moreover, something is very rarely universally “better than” or “worse than”, rather,

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Podcast: Is a Degree from Abroad “Good” in the US?

Title Is a Degree from Abroad “Good” in the US? Episode Summary:  Is a degree from Europe valuable enough in the US? Does it allow students to get into grad school and get a good job? Who gives accreditation to universities in the States? What are the hidden costs international students need to know when

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Podcast: Research University vs. University of Applied Science

Title Research University vs. University of Applied Science Episode Summary:  What are the differences between study programs at Research Universities and those at Universities of Applied Sciences? Which one prepares a student for a Master’s Degree Program and which for employment? Should we care about academy snobbery? How can you choose the best possible university

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ESCP: Management Program in Three Countries

Hey there! My name is Anya, and you may already know me from the podcast and video blog I’ve done with Beyond the States. I’m from Boulder, Colorado, and am currently in my third and final year at ESCP Business School in their BSc in Management program. This is a very unique program, which allows

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Maastricht Science Program

The Maastricht Science Program Hey guys it’s Izzy Waszkiewicz again! In this post I wanted to talk to you guys about my program, the Maastricht Science Program. More specifically, I will delve into its offered subjects/directions, its unique student-chosen curriculum, and lastly, how its academic year is laid out. As I have mentioned before, I

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Podcast: What is College for?

Title What is College for? Episode Summary:  Why is it important to gain insight into what college is for you as an individual? What happens if you don’t have that awareness? Moreover, what questions should you ask yourself to get that clear idea? Jenn dives into these questions to start the episode off. Later in

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