Archive for May, 2017

By on May 29th, 2017

6 Things Homestay Hosts Should Have for Your International Students

Hosting an international student is a lot of fun. You have a lot to look forward to with this experience, but the following will make it even easier to properly prepare for it. A Bed and Their Own Room This isn’t just a pleasant courtesy. There are laws regarding hosting international students. While most companies that support these programs do a great job, the State Department also plays a role in ensuring that students are provided with proper living arrangements….

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By on May 26th, 2017

Understanding the Culture of Spanish International Students

Thousands of Spanish international students come to the United States every year, which means you may be planning to host one in the near future. If so, here’s what you want you should know about their culture. The Spanish Enjoy Some of the World’s Best Weather in the World Spain is known for its legendary beaches along the north, but there is plenty of sun to be enjoyed throughout the entire year. Rain is often welcomed during the summer months…

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By on May 22nd, 2017

Starting Small with Hosting International Students

Making the decision to host an international student is a big one, but it’s certainly going to be worth it. You’re about to spend a prolonged period of time with someone from another part of the world. It’s going to be amazing! If you want to see what it will be like, though, one popular option is to open your home to an international student for a shorter period of time, between two and three weeks, for example. This is…

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