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Posted on Monday, June 29, 2020 - 12:23 in In the News, MyWorldBuzz

MyWorldAbroad’s The World Online is a curated collection of links from around the Internet, designed to inform and inspire. In 2020, Covid-19 rapidly changed the landscape of global travel and the world economy. Earlier this year, we added thirteen new links to articles dealing with the impact of the pandemic around the world, as well as highlighting what Covid-19 has revealed about cultures, digital nomadism and more.

One of the featured articles is POLITICO: Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently. Here's How. In this intriguing article, 34 prominent thinkers from the worlds... Read the full article

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Posted on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 09:10 in MyWorldBuzz, In the News

Covid-19 has created enormous challenges for globally-minded students and staff. The good news is that it is possible to find valuable online international experiences! While student travel options are now severely limited, the demand for virtual international opportunities is skyrocketing. MyWorldAbroad is now launching a comprehensive range of new content and tools to support students and staff pursuing virtual programs.

NEW Virtual International Internships Section with TEN articles: The virtual international internship industry has exploded in popularity over recent months. This... Read the full article
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Posted on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 03:47 in In the News, Finding Work, International Skills, MyWorldBuzz

Here at MyWorldAbroad, we understand the challenging times students and higher education professionals are experiencing as a result of Covid-19, and we've quickly shifted our publishing schedule to ensure that we're supporting current students building vital international skills.

Officially launching today, we have an all-new Virtual International Internships section, featuring a range of articles on this exciting burgeoning industry.

Virtual international internships allow students to build quality on-the-job experience and cross-cultural know-how, without breaking current... Read the full article

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Posted on Friday, June 19, 2020 - 09:45 in In the News, MyWorldBuzz

MyWorldAbroad’s The World Online is a curated collection of links from around the Internet, designed to inform and inspire. In 2020, Covid-19 rapidly changed the landscape of global travel and the world economy. Earlier this year, we added thirteen new links to articles dealing with the impact of the pandemic around the world, as well as highlighting what Covid-19 has revealed about cultures, digital nomadism and more.

One of the featured articles is BBC: What Coronavirus Reveals About Global Cultures. This short article takes a positive spin on how lockdown has allowed cultures... Read the full article

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Posted on Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 08:03 in In the News, MyWorldBuzz

At MyWorldAbroad, we understand the incredibly challenging times you're working through as internationally focused students and staff. 2020 looks much different than expected, but nonetheless international skill-building remains a vital part of education, and we're determined to continue supporting it. In response to recent events, we've shifted our publishing schedule to ensure that we're creating relevant new content and doing everything we can to support the development of global career skills, whether that takes place remotely or in-person. Take a look at the upcoming additions to our... Read the full article

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Posted on Friday, April 24, 2020 - 11:11 in MyWorldBuzz, International Skills, In the News

Now, more than ever, it's important to stay connected and informed online.

MyWorldAbroad's World Online section has just been audited and expanded to help you keep up your intercultural thinking and learning while you're staying home to save lives.

We've even included a brand new section specifically about coronavirus: What might the global economy look like a year from now? How have internet usage patterns changed in recent weeks? How have cultures expressed their uniqueness in the face of lockdown?

These are just a few of the topics covered by our collected links.... Read the full article

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Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 11:15 in In the News, International Skills, MyWorldBuzz

In this time of uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, many of us will find ourselves at home much more than usual. You may have even had international travel cancelled. While this is disappointing and even worrying, remember that you can use your time at home productively. When you're not doing school work, consider checking out the MyWorldAbroad site. Our articles, resources and links can help you plan for your future.

For example, check out our World Online collection to see some of our favorite online tools and pages for learning about the world through statistics, stories and fun... Read the full article

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Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 09:09 in In the News, MyWorldBuzz

We're delighted to announce a new selection of Stories From Abroad to expand our peer-to-peer learning section, which brings our total number of stories to 90. Visit the section to peruse our full array of essays and Q&As. You'll read insights from students, professionals and retirees who have traveled for work, volunteering, internships, study and much more.

If you feel inspired and have a story to share, visit the submission guidelines page. 

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Posted on Friday, January 10, 2020 - 10:00 in In the News, MyWorldBuzz

We are pleased to announce the release of our first Roadmap prototypes. The MyWorldAbroad Roadmap for Researching STEM International Internships and Co-op Placements is a one-page guide designed to help STEM students and advisors find the best related content on the MyWorldAbroad site. (View the standard text version, or view the draft infographic and let us know what you think).Throughout January and February, we'll be open for feedback as we explore writing similar roadmaps for fields such as international affairs, international business, international law, etc. We'd love to hear from... Read the full article

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Posted on Friday, November 22, 2019 - 10:00 in MyWorldBuzz, In the News

Are you trying to promote MyWorldAbroad to students? How about tapping into your social media streams as a way of getting the word out? We're delighted to have fully revamped our Global Nudge Social Media Mini Campaigns. Our five mini campaigns are quick and easy to implement, and they'll help you promote student engagement with MyWorldAbroad. We have added new content and a list of 38 Quick Guides for the go abroad cycle (for before, during and after time spent abroad). Visit our Global Nudge Social Media page for all our social media options (view), or go directly to the Mini Campaigns ... Read the full article

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