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Life Abroad & Travel

Tips & Bits In A New City

Photo credit: Daryan Shamkhali By Lauren Mhyra   So you’ve taken the leap to head abroad, new country, new city, fresh start! It’s exciting but can be nerve-racking to head somewhere with a clean slate.  Much like heading off to college for the first time there are those things you wish

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Resources & Tips

An Internship Abroad

Blog by Lauren Mhyra (Photo Credit: Štefan Štefančík)   So you’re thinking of doing an Internship Abroad, whether it is a program requirement or you need a valid excuse to live your European dream while padding out that resume. An Internship abroad comes with so many more great benefits than just

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All Things Ireland

The Gap Year Balance

Blog by Lauren Ponsi (picture credit: JESHOOTS.COM)   The working holiday visa comes with immense benefits compared to regular travel. You get 365 days of living AND working in Ireland all while having fun, making memories diving into Irish culture.  In order to survive your working holiday, you have to find that

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Life Abroad & Travel

A Gap Year

(photo credit: Ian Schneider, Unsplash) By Lauren Ponsi (Stint community manager)   College is coming to an end, the countdown to graduation is on (or in some cases passed!). Friends are accepting those big kid jobs or committing to graduate school. Neither of which seem to take your fancy.  The

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All Things Ireland

Considering A Graduate Program?

Graduate school can seem a little intimidating. You’ve just spent the guts of FOUR long years doing your undergrad. The thoughts of more all-nighters, increased student loans, and a pretty competitive jobs market- boo! What if there was an option that was lower in cost, took less time and came

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All Things Ireland

Why Dublin, Ireland?

Stint Ireland Director Melanie McDowell recently took some time to discuss the working holiday (gap year) visa to Ireland. Currently, there is a real opportunity for graduates to obtain employment in Ireland, especially those with qualifications within the financial and legal industries. Melanie explains all things gap year and how

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