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Guest Post: Top 6 Tips to Prepare for Study in Ghana – Part Two

GoAbroad Contributor - Tuesday, 3 April 2012 - 0 Comments

Boba Drum Lesson in Africa

Welcome back! Today on GoAbroad, we feature Part Two of a guest post from Jeremy Cohen, adjunct professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and founder & director of ThisWorldMusic. If you’re just joining us, you can check out Part One to learn about money and transactions, vaccinations/immunizations and how to get a…


Staying Connected in a World with Changing Technology

Staff Post - Tuesday, 9 August 2011 - 0 Comments

Instant gratification has become second nature in a society that is constantly inundated with new technology and rapid forms of communication. We expect things to happen at a certain pace — especially when it comes to global communication.  Do you constantly check your mobile phone or your email inbox more than is…


8 Essential “To-Dos” Before You Go

Feature - Sunday, 30 January 2011 - 2 Comments

Here’s eight essential things you need to do before you travel abroad. 1. Get a passport Apply for your passport several months before you leave, especially if you need visas from foreign embassies. You may need to apply in person if you are obtaining your first passport, if your old…