Monthly Archives: October 2020

Student Research Opportunities at 5 Great Liberal Arts Colleges | Oct 27

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Student Research Opportunities at 5 Great Liberal Arts Colleges

Join international admission representatives from Rhodes College, Denison University, Franklin & Marshall College, Kalamazoo College and Lake Forest College to learn more about undergraduate student research opportunities at our five liberal arts and sciences colleges. We’re hosting a series of virtual programs “around the world” in various time zones and look forward to seeing you there. Feel free to select the day/time that works best for you, even if it’s not necessarily in your region.

Asia:  Tuesday, October 27, at 5pm India/7 pm Vietnam/8 am Eastern time zone

Student Registration Page

Americas: Wednesday, November 4, at 5 pm Vancouver/8 pm Eastern/9 pm Brazil

Student Registration Page

Europe/Africa/Middle East: Thursday, November 12, at 6 pm Paris/Cairo/12 pm Eastern

Student Registration Page

 

Our Contact Information:

Denison University: Bryce Benton 

F&M College: Carly Hernandez

Kalamazoo College: Roderick Malcolm

Lake Forest College: Franklin Gaglione

Rhodes College: Lauren Sefton

Medic Meets – Meet Directors of Medical School Admissions

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We are delighted to launch Medic Meets

As we are all getting used to the “new normal” and the variety of international education webinars we wanted to offer students, parents and higher education counsellors an opportunity rarely available in previous years. Medic Meets gives you and your students the opportunity to ask questions to directors of medical/dental admissions at some of Europe’s best medical schools.

We are acutely aware Zoom fatigue is setting in so this is not your usual PowerPoint presentation and Q&A session. Medic Meets will involve a live conversation with decision makers and current medical students. The first two Medic Meets sessions introduces The University of Nicosia in Cyprus and the world-famous Charles University First Faculty of Medicine in Prague.

Valia Tsiakala from Cyprus will be talking with us about the opportunities at UNIC, their first-class academic facilities and global clinical placements. Vice-Dean Eitan Brizman will be answering questions about securing a seat and studying at Charles University First Faculty of Medicine. He will be joined by Taranpreet, a fifth-year student from the United Kingdom.

These are two of Europe’s most popular and prestigious medical schools. These webinars take place at 1pm UK time on Thursday 29th October and Tuesday 3rd November and are 100% free to attend

Book your place by clicking the buttons below

Medic Meets – University of Nicosia (29th October)

Medic Meets – Charles University in Prague (3rd November)

Inside Selective Admission Overview: University of Richmond, Tufts University, University of Miami and Bryn Mawr College

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Inside Selective Admission Overview:
University of Richmond, Tufts University, University of Miami and Bryn Mawr College

Join representatives from highly selective colleges and universities for an inside look at their institutions and the admission and aid process.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
14:00 – 15:00 EDT

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020
7:00 – 8:00 EDT 
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Thursday, October 29, 2020
7:00 – 8:00 EDT
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These sessions will be hosted over Zoom

This group program is designed to offer advice on the application process directly from admission counselors who read thousands of applications each year. We’ll take you behind the scenes of our institutions, from programs and offerings to tips and tricks to help your application stand out.

CalArts Virtual Open House – October 24th

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CalArts is hosting our second Virtual Open House!

We are pleased to invite future CalArtians from around the globe to join us on Saturday, October 24th to Explore CalArts. Even if your students already attended our September Open House, please join us again for this one! We will have some different faculty there and plenty of new conversations. This special event will mark the launch of our new prospective student website, where students will be able to learn more about their program(s) of interest, register for events that CalArts will be hosting or attending, view a virtual map of our campus, and much much more.

Your students will have the chance to connect directly with CalArts Faculty, Students and Staff from across the Institute, through live sessions that will be held throughout the day. This is an amazing opportunity to ask questions and find out what creating at CalArts is all about.

A schedule of events is below. The journey to CalArts starts here.

Register for October 24th!


Schedule of Events for October 24th

Access to Education Panel: 10am-11:30am PDT
An open discussion and panel about access to CalArts education, including information  about Financial Aid, Equity & Diversity, Student Services and Support, Pathways, and more.
EXPLORE School of Art: 
2pm-4pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Dance: 2pm-3:30pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Film/Video: 4pm-6pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Music: 2pm-3:30pm PDT
EXPLORE School of Theater: 12pm-1pm PDT
          Acting Masterclass: 1pm-2pm PDT
            Experience Design and Production Portfolio Prep: 1pm-2pm PDT

More breakout sessions will be announced over the next week. Be sure to register to get all of the updates.

MCPHS: Offering programs across the entire healthcare spectrum

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Smiling students in scrubs walking down the street

TRAINING THE NEXT GENERATION OF HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS.

With healthcare at the forefront during the COVID-19 pandemic, interest in healthcare professions is rising.

Have your students expressed their love of healthcare or science, but aren’t quite sure what area in the healthcare field is for them? Explore Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS)’ interactive program finder.

Some programs to consider:

DID YOU KNOW? MCPHS is a member of Boston’s Colleges of the Fenway.

Students enjoy the small, tight-knit community found at MCPHS. They also love experiencing the big city feel, living in Boston. Plus, MCPHS is one of five universities that make up the Colleges of the Fenway. This collaboration gives students access to hundreds of opportunities, including intramural sports, performing arts, social events, and more.

EducationUSA Virtual Talks

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EducationUSA | U.S. Consulate General Hong Kong & Macau

Applying to US Universities During the Current Times

4pm, Thursday, October 22

Our flagship talk this month! We have invited six admissions officer/university representatives to share how to apply competitively during the pandemic, featuring 1) three affordable public universities with scholarships for international students, 2) the largest California community college, 3) an aviation/aerospace university and 4) a university with experiential learning.

Registration: https://minnstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwuceCsqz0sG9PhkbIxdFkXYTaXGRENkJuu

EducationUSA Webinar: Are You Common App Ready?

6pm, Tuesday, October 27

We have invited a representative from the Common App, the app with the most U.S. schools. “With instant access to more than 800 colleges and universities around the world, the Common App is the most seamless way to manage the application process.”

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85878598344

Announcing Pratt Institute’s Exciting New BFA in Game Arts 

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Announcing Pratt Institute’s Exciting New BFA in Game Arts 

Pratt Institute’s new BFA in Game Arts program is accepting undergraduate admissions applications now for fall 2021! If you are working with students who have a passion for playing video games, ideas about how to make them better, ideas for their own new games, and plans for unique, quirky characters and challenging game levels, I hope you will inform them about this new and exciting program at Pratt Institute, top-ranked art, design and architecture college.

Courses include game coding, 3D modeling, character design for gaming, animation for gaming and much more.

I invite your students to:

Request a Free Course Viewbook

Attend a Virtual Information Session

Located at Pratt’s historic main campus in Brooklyn, New York, the program is rigorous and engaged in the philosophical underpinnings of Instrumentalized Design, explored through the acquisition of technical skills. Upon graduation students are prepared to be immediately engaged in the gaming industry.

Contact the department chair to learn more about this exciting, new program by emailing dda@pratt.edu.

Undergraduate application and portfolio requirements are online Applications are due by November 1 for early action (non-binding), January 5 for regular decision, and February 1 for college transfer students.

All accepted students will automatically be considered for generous merit scholarships (based on portfolio and GPA) upon acceptance.


Ranked among the top art and design schools in the world, Pratt features top-ranked programs, a distinguished professional factly, a 97% employment rate within one year of graduation, and ideally located campuses in New York City.

Politics and International Studies (PAIS) Webinar – Study UK Virtual Fair

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Politics and International Studies (PAIS) Webinar – Study UK Virtual Fair

PAIS is an area that is increasing in popularity globally, particularly given the relation to other disciplines (Sociology, History, Economics etc). This would be an insightful webinar for your students who are interested in studying PAIS, PPE and PPL.

 

Topic: What do you learn from a Politics and International Studies degree?

 

Date: 20 October (Tuesday) 6:10 – 6:40 pm

 

Speaker: Dr Florian Reiche, Course Director BA Politics, International Studies and Quantitative Methods, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick

DescriptionAre you interested in subjects such as international conflict and security, problems of international development, issues relating to states and markets, and the politics of countries around the world?

 

Studying Politics and International Studies enables you to take part in the critical analysis of political ideas in an international context. It will equip you with the theoretical foundations upon which you can build analysis of issue-based problems. This presentation will tell you more about what you will learn from a Politics and International Studies degree, the specialisms you can pursue, the relation to other disciplines (Sociology, History, Economics) and valuable skills you will develop in your degree. You will also learn more about other opportunities to broaden your study and where a Politics degree can take you.

 

Politics and International Studies (PAIS) at Warwick has been recognised as one of the UK’s ‘big five’ politics departments.

Register to attend: https://hk.registration.study-uk.britishcouncil.org/study-uk-connect-6?_ga=2.41497121.281908115.1602832053-635717135.1589959813#views-exposed-form-institution-of-event-block-1

Warwick Brochures

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Warwick Brochures

You may find the digital version of our brochures below.

Brochure Web Version
UG Brochure https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/uow_ug_prospectus_2021_web_version.pdf

https://issuu.com/universityofwarwick/docs/uow_ug_prospectus_2021_single_pages

UG Chemistry https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/chemistry/admissions/ugstudy/chemistry_ug_brochure_2021_digital_v2.pdf
UG Classics https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/classics/uow_classics_ug_brochure_2020-21_update_digital.pdf
UG Computer Science https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/dcs/admissions/undergraduate/cs/ComputerScienceBrochureDigital.pdf
UG Economics https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/economics/prospective/26934_economics_ug_2020_web.pdf
UG Engineering https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/eng/undergraduate/undergraduate_programmes_brochure/
UG English https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/english/undergraduate/2020_brochure.pdf
UG Film and Television https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/filmtv/film_and_television_ug_digital.pdf
UG Global Sustainable Development https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/schoolforcross-facultystudies/gsd/prospectivestudents/gsd_brochure_2021-22.pdf
UG History https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/history/uow_history_ug_brochure_2020_21_digital.pdf
UG Law https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/soc/law/hp-contents/ug_law_prospectus.pdf
UG Liberal Arts https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/schoolforcross-facultystudies/liberalarts/uow_liberal_arts_ug_digital_2021_22.pdf
UG Life Science https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/lifesci/study/ug/life_sciences_ug_brochure_2021.pdf
UG Mathematics https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/maths/admissions/ug/uow_ugmathematics_brochure2020.pdf
UG Maths and Physics https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses-2020/mmathsphysics/physics_and_maths_new.pdf
UG Media and Creative Industries https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/scapvc/ccmps/applying/mci/mediacreativebrochure2021.pdf
UG Modern Languages and Cultures https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/modernlanguages/applying/undergraduate/22053m_-_uow_modern_languages_ug_digital_brochure_2020.2021.pdf
UG MORSE/Statistics/Data Science https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/statistics/courses/hp-contents/warwick_dept_of_statistics_prospectus_2019_online.pdf
UG Politics and International Studies (PAIS) Attached
UG Philosophy Attached
UG Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses-2021/ppe/uow_ppe_ug_brochure.pdf
UG Physics https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/physics/prospective/undergraduate_study/Physics2122.pdf
UG Physics with Astrophysics https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses-2020/astrophysicsbsc/physics_with_astro_new.pdf
UG Politics, Philosophy and Law (PPL) https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses-2021/ppl/uow_ppl_ug_brochure.pdf
Psychology https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/psychology/psychology_brochure.pdf
UG Sociology Attached
UG Theatre Studies https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/theatre/uow_theatre_and_performance_studies_2021_digital-1.pdf
UG Warwick Business School Attached
The Personal Statement and Reference https://warwick.ac.uk/study/international/agentportal/marketing/tools/uow__ucas_and_personal_statement_sheet.pdf

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Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarship 2021 (NEW)

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Warwick Undergraduate Global Excellence Scholarship 2021 (NEW)

 

We are committed to providing opportunities to talented individuals and welcome students from around the world from a diverse range of backgrounds. The University of Warwick is delighted to announce that we will offer our international fee-paying students a generous Scholarship scheme to help with student fees for 2021 entry.

Award details:

250 scholarships will be awarded to exceptional students who hold an offer to study at the University of Warwick. These scholarship awards will include the following amounts:

  • 20 x Full fee scholarships per year of study
  • 160 x £13,000 scholarships per year of study
  • 70 x £2,000 scholarships per year of study

Eligibility:

To apply for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be classed as an ‘overseas’ student for tuition fee purposes
  • Have applied to study for an undergraduate course starting in Autumn 2021 and before the application deadline of 15 January 2021
  • Hold an offer to begin a full-time undergraduate degree programme at the University of Warwick in 2021, in any subject area.

How to apply for the scholarship:

Applications for this scholarship, along with more detailed information on selection criteria, will open early 2021. Eligible students who hold an offer to study an Undergraduate degree will be contacted at this time with details on how to formally apply for the scholarship in 2021.

Detail: https://warwick.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/studentfunding/scholarships-and-bursaries/warwickglobalexcellencescholarship2021

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