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Holidays as an International Student

Once you realize you have gotten to your dream city as a student, it’s a reason to celebrate! However, one of the common challenges international students face is not spending the holidays with our loved ones. Here’s a few steps on how to handle homesickness: Try to become more familiar with the local culture. Consider…

by Aruzhan BasbulatKazakhstan, British Columbia Institute of Technology
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My Journey to British Columbia as an International Student

When you think about going abroad to study, the first thing you need to care about is how to get to your destination. On my way to British Columbia, I was met with various challenges that became memorable experiences later. After receiving an acceptance letter from my school in BC, I had a few weeks…

by Aruzhan BasbulatKazakhstan, British Columbia Institute of Technology
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