How to survive jet lag

When you’ve just hopped off a plane, whether your flight was just to Florida or all the way to Auckland, NZ, you’re bound to feel a little out of sorts. The recycled air, cramped seats, and salty peanuts can make for an uncomfortable re-entry when you step out of the...

And the Oscar goes to…

With Oscars announced last week, everyone seems to be turning their attention to the film hits of the past year. The foreign language film category boasted 5 nominees: Ida, Poland; Leviathan, Russia; Tangerines, Estonia; Timbuktu, Mauritania; and Wild Tales, Argentina. While these films might be hard to catch in...

To voluntour or not to voluntour…

While so-called voluntourism falls outside the realm of study abroad (which implies an academic component), the fact remains that students and young people engage in this type of travel to broaden their horizons and enrich their international perspective. Recently, this practice has come under fire from employees of domestic...

IWU London Program 2015 – Deadline Extended!

General London is one of the world’s greatest cities. With a history that spans centuries, London offers student the opportunity to visit Roman ruins, medieval religious structures, a reconstruction of Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Winston Churchill’s Cabinet War Rooms, and modern institutions of finance and government. You’ll find world-class museums,...