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We take a peek into the lives of foreign students living in Slovenia. Did they come to party, study or just shake up their everyday lives? What makes these young people tick and what do they think about the country they've come to? Listen to the challenges they face and what they miss from home. Has this experience changed them? Are they considering staying here? Every Monday at 11:25 only on Radio Si. Do you want to share your experience? Just write to pr@radiosi.eu and maybe you are our ne ...
 
If you have a passion for the Spanish language, Latin music, and travel, then this podcast is for you. Learn to speak Spanish like a native speaker with weekly conversations and fun, music-based Spanish lessons. If you want to be fluent in Spanish, the best way to learn Spanish is to immerse yourself in the culture. Learn Spanish fast that you can use in real world Spanish conversations and close your Spanish grammar textbooks. Whether you're a Spanish beginner or intermediate Spanish learne ...
 
Zac Poonen, a former Indian Naval Officer, has been serving the Lord in India for over 50 years as a Bible-teacher. He has responsibility for a number of churches in India and abroad. His sermons, books, articles and bible studies are available free of charge online at cfcindia.com. This podcast series features his recent sermons and messages.
 
Study Abroad Podcast is a series of podcasts that are about experiences of people who studied abroad from Pacific University. Students who studied in Australia, Chile, London, Japan, and Germany talk about their experiences and cultural differences. They will also give advice for people who are thinking about study abroad in the future.
 
Whether you always wished to go study abroad for a semester, wondered what it would be like to just go backpacking in Europe for the summer, or wanted to move to another country after graduation, you will get a much better feel for travel by listening to “Life on the Go”. I have spent the majority of my life on the go, moving from country to country and state to state. From the culture shock and surviving in a country without knowing a single word in their language, to the different people I ...
 
Yes! Study Abroad is a platform to encourage and equip minority students with the tools needed to study abroad and be competitive in a global setting. Students from all over have shared their study abroad experience to inspire you and so that you can learn from their mistakes. Take these stories with you on the go, on your commute or while multi-tasking! Drop your questions and comments for advice from YSA founder, Kierra. Enjoy!
 
Running from the law? Looking for a place to retire or simply want to know what it's like to live in another country? Expat Sandwich, hosted by Marty Walker, features an eclectic range of expats sharing the best, the weirdest and the worst of living abroad. Learn more at expatsandwich.com
 
Wandering Nature is devoted to discovering nature’s wonderful, strange, and fascinating organisms and ecosystems. Because these ecosystems are in exotic and wild locations, it’s also about the adventures, joys, and challenges of travel abroad. The project is made possible by a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, which provides funding to recent college graduates to pursue a year of independent, non-academic study abroad.
 
Ripple Effects: Travelers with Disabilities Abroad is a podcast brought to you by Mobility International USA, where we listen to the vivid stories from people with disabilities going abroad and the positive impact these experiences have on shifting ideas of what is possible.
 
Where should you go? For how long? How can you afford it.....? These are just a few of the questions we discuss on The Study Abroadcast. If you're thinking about studying abroad this is a perfect podcast for you to listen to in order to motivate, and inspire your inner Indiana Jones or Carmen Sandiego. Get ideas from others. Make plans for your own. And for Pete's sake, study abroad...smarter.
 
Oncourse Vantage is India's foremost creative and alternate education company that aims to bridge to gap between formal education and real world skills. They offer a plethora of institutional and non-institutional programs to help develop life-skills along with standardised test prep and assistance with undergraduate, graduate or MBA study abroad applications. The podcast is an extension of their work as educational consultants, where hosts & founders Alisha & Akhil breakdown how to choose t ...
 
Do you want to study abroad to enhance your journalism education? In this podcast, Jonah McKeown and Jiwon Choi from the University of Missouri's Global Programs Office bring in guests who have done just that, to help you learn more about studying abroad. Enhance your global perspective and get connected to our office to make the most of your time at the University of Missouri. Come and explore the world with us!
 
As you prepare to take this journey to study, work, volunteer, or retire abroad, subscribe to The Your Expat Expert podcast to minimize the ‘Nobody told me or I didn’t know moments’. Now let’s begin a smoother transition. Today’s Show: Welcome to The Your Expat Expert Podcast Your Expat Expert Podcast provides expatriate services to individuals and companies moving abroad in an educational environment with an informative voice helping you feel confident and more importantly, prepared. Want t ...
 
CSIS looks at how rapidly changing technology and cybersecurity are affecting the world in the twenty-first century. Issues covered include intelligence, surveillance, encryption, privacy, military technology, space, and more. Programs leading the research on this topic include the Technology Policy Program and the International Security Program. Find the latest research from our scholars and CSIS events on this topic below.
 
Hosted by award-winning leader, journalist and conscious career coach, Alison Rice, Offline is a series of honest conversations with the people behind our favourite Instagram accounts and the teachers who help us on our way. Past guests include Goop's Elise Loehnen, Shameless co-hosts Michelle Andrews and Zara McDonald, Buddhist meditation teacher Manoj Dias, Australian fashion and beauty entrepreneurs Elle Ferguson and Pip Edwards, colourism activist and scientist Zinnia Kumar, NYC astrolog ...
 
This is the story of Joyce, an American girl who has been sent abroad to France to study, and of her adventures in France, - the wonderful house with the gate of The Giant Scissors, Jules, her little playmate, Sister Denis, the cruel Brossard, and her dear Aunt Kate. (Summary from an original 1898 copy of book.)
 
Amelia B. Edwards wrote this historical, egyptological, and cultural study in in 1877, and it became an immediate best-seller, reprinted in 1888 at home in England and abroad. She travelled throughout Egypt at a time when most women didn't leave home. One of the pioneering Egyptologists of the age, she established the Edwards Chair of Egyptology, occupied first by the great Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie. This book is in a sense a seminal work, known to have influenced the modern writin ...
 
Jiran (جيران) is a 5-week summer language program from July 2-August 3, 2018 that pairs intermediate and advanced Arabic students with underserved Arabic-speaking families in New Britain, Connecticut. Jiran programming in a program focused on Arabic language learning and intercultural competence development. The program allows student participants to progress in Arabic, access Arabic speakers from places they cannot study abroad (Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Sudan, etc), and experientially learn abou ...
 
Mindful Expat is a weekly podcast show designed for those living abroad to provide you with weekly guideposts for emotional wellbeing and resilience in your international life and to help you make the most of your inner and outer journeys. Living abroad presents us with unique challenges, but also equally unique opportunities for personal growth and development. Psychologist and expat counselor, Dana Nelson, Ph.D., shares insights on emotional wellbeing for overseas adventurers and brings yo ...
 
This UPR original series is a yearlong storytelling project about borders that are crossed to pursue goals or make changes in society. New episodes added monthly through June 2018. The UPR Original Series "Crossing Borders" is a yearlong storytelling project between UPR and the USU Office of Global Engagement - providing services for international students and scholars; and facilitating study abroad opportunities for students and faculty. Details found here .
 
Why study religion? An understanding of the world’s religious traditions is crucial in helping us to appreciate not just the varied forms of belief and practice that we encounter at home, abroad and in the media, but also the influence that religion has on world affairs. This course offers an introduction to the study of religions, and in particular to six major religions: Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism, including the various roles of their founders and leaders, ...
 
Driven By Curiosity is the go-to podcast empowering you to step outside your comfort zone and create an extraordinary life. This is for the fearless small-town girls, big dreamers and ambitious women who want to live their own version of a freedom lifestyle starting TODAY - no matter if that means traveling the world, starting their own business or studying abroad. Laura Langheinrich is a 21-year-old German small-town girl, YouTuber and life coach living and studying abroad in Scotland.
 
Two Years Ago, Pete, an American college student and soccer fanatic, met two Brits on a study abroad trip to the US. Since then, they've been talking soccer and trading notes on culture and life ever since. Now that college is over, Pete's travels, meetings with fellow soccer, and the occasional banter with the two Brits are being shared with the rest of the world. Follow us on social media! Instagram - @petecarciaphoto
 
A weekly 5 minute thought-provoking insight designed to rekindle our adventurous spirits, and entice us to live our lives to the fullest. Written and read by Nathan Minnehan, produced and recorded by WalknTalk. www.walkntalk.com Nathan Minnehan is a world class suit designer, published author, public speaker, coach, linguist, and international entrepreneur. He is the founder of walkntalk.com and bigmurphys.com. Nathan has dedicated his life to building brands that inspire others to transform ...
 
The Student Visa Podcast is for the curious and adventurous listener. It is for people who want the most out of life. Host Rob Sulaski will bring on other international students to share background information, personal stories and travel tips on a variety of experiences in and around Spain. Whether you are a student preparing for your own study abroad, a traveler looking for tips or a listener who wants to learn about an exciting new place on your daily commute, Student Visa has something f ...
 
Adventure, hidden secrets, cultural discovery, as well as how to get to, and enjoy Japan from near or far. A podcast for everyone. Weekly podcast-exclusive topics, as well as going in-depth on topics covered on the Tokyo Lens YouTube Channel (YouTube.com/TokyoLens). !!!WARNING!!! This podcast is a 100% unfiltered, nearly-unedited, rable-a-thon where we get distracted, go off topic, and just enjoy a great time getting lost in thought together! You've been warned (^_-) Welcome to the Tokyo Len ...
 
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On this episode, we're joined by Aston graduate Alix Twiggs to discuss all things study abroad. Alix chose to take the study abroad option for her placement year at Aston and discusses some of the challenges she faced as well as some of her favourite moments from her time in Valencia. If you're considering using the placement year to take a year ab…
 
Most affluent Indians today regard a foreign degree as a passport to the good life for their child. Education from a top-class foreign university has emerged as one of the most important goals among well-to-do parents. But funding a child's foreign education is not easy as the corpus required is large. Are you also planning to send your child abroa…
 
This may be one of my favourite episodes to date. I am joined by my lovely sister, Arielle. Arielle's journey and life has been anything but ordinary to say the least. As her younger sister, I've always admired her courage and determination. Seriously, if you tell her that she can’t do something - she’ll prove it to you in no time and probably succ…
 
Jasmin is one of the very few students to say that life for young people in their country is "more boring" than in Koper.German by birth, she attended high school in the UAE, and then decided to study astrophysics in Ajdovščina. That said, she greatly respects the UAE and says people often mistakenly think that there are huge restrictions for women…
 
At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting three vaccine manufacturing facilities raising the pitch on the subject, a podcast by Nivedita Mookerji tells us how a presentation by a former Trai chief to the PMO, led to a conversation about the coronavirus vaccine in the corridors of power. Tune in for more…
 
The initial public offering (IPO) will open on December 2, for three days. The price band for the IPO has been set at Rs 59-60 per share. Burger King India Ltd, a quick service restaurant chain, aims to raise Rs 810 crore through fresh issuance of shares worth Rs 450 crore, and an offer for sale of up to 60 million shares by the promoter QSR Asia P…
 
The benchmark indices ended Friday's volatile session in the negative territory ahead of the release of gross domestic product (GDP) numbers for the second quarter (July-September period) of the current fiscal, due later in the day. The S&P BSE Sensex slipped 110 points, or 0.25 per cent to 44,150 levels and the Nifty50 index ended at 12,969, down …
 
Faqir Chand Kohli passed away yesterday due to heart attack at the age of 96. A recipient of the Padma Bhushan, Kohli is called the 'Father of Indian IT Industry'. Kohli was the founding chief executive of sector leader TCS and pioneered the country's 'Technology Revolution' which helped India build its USD 100 billion IT industry. Listen to the po…
 
The Aam Aadmi Party government on Thursday informed the Delhi High Court that it is "actively considering" the option of imposing night curfews or lockdown and the same would depend on the situation of the Covid-19 infection in the national capital. Meanwhile, India added over 43,000 new Covid cases, since yesterday. Tune in for more…
 
The Indian markets resumed their ascent on Thursday after a day’s breather, with both the benchmark indices rising nearly one per cent as the November series derivative contracts expired. And, going by the SGX Nifty, the markets are likely to start the December series on a positive note, with the Nifty reclaiming the 13,000-mark. Asian shares were …
 
Staging a smart recovery, the domestic equity market ended around 1 per cent higher on Thursday, the last day of the futures and options (F&O) contracts for the November series, amid broad-based buying. The S&P BSE Sensex surged 432 points, or 0.98 per cent to settle at 44,260 levels and the Nifty50 index gained 129 points, or 1 per cent to 12,987.…
 
Let's start with the global markets. The main indices in the US dipped slightly in overnight deals as investors switched their focus from vaccine hopes to disappointing US jobs data and new Covid-19 lockdowns. Overall, the S&P 500 index fell 0.16 per cent and the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost half a per cent, while the Nasdaq increased 0.47 per…
 
Join us for a chat with recent Aston graduate, Jordan Smith. He fills us in on how things are going with his graduate job, what happened when he applied early for his placement and graduate role, how he tracked his applications to stay organised, what advice he would give to students, and much more!By Careers+Placements at Aston University
 
After scaling fresh record highs in the morning trade, the domestic equity market tumbled around 1.5 per cent on Wednesday as investors booked profit across-the-board. Volatility index, India VIX, jumped 10 per cent to 23.1 levels. Among headline indices, the S&P BSE Sensex ended 695 points, or 1.56 per cent lower at 43,828 levels while NSE's Nifty…
 
Karvy Stock Broking, one of the largest retail brokerage houses in India, got mired in controversy last year after several investors complained about the delay in receiving their transaction payout funds. The Securities and Exchange Board of India, after taking cognizance of the case and undertaking due-diligence, banned the brokerage firm from tak…
 
An overnight rally in the global equities owing to vaccine optimism and transition to Joe Biden's presidency in the US has set the stage for further gains in the Indian benchmark indices in today's session which are already ruling at their lifetime high levels. At 7:30 AM, the SGX Nifty was trading at 13,178 levels, up nearly 90-odd points from Nif…
 
What if I told you that you could achieve greater success and more money in your career in less time? Well, today’s guest, Max Altschuler is on a mission to help other millennials navigate their careers through promotion pathing and learning the skills necessary to capitalize on the short term while thinking long term. Max is the founder and CEO of…
 
Continuing their gaining streak, the benchmark indices ended 1 per cent higher on Tuesday amid across-the-board buying. The S&P BSE Sensex rallied 446 points, or 1 per cent to settle at a fresh closing high of 44,523 levels. During the day, the index hit a high of 44,601.63 levels. On similar lines, NSE's Nifty breached the psychological level of 1…
 
This week, we're celebrating our 100th episode! Our listeners share their favorite moments from the show, and we break down the lyrics to the song Bachata en Fukuoka by Dominican artist Juan Luis Guerra with a very special guest. Learn about the passive voice in Spanish plus a few Japanese phrases from this multilingual song. Show Notes: https://ww…
 
After Pfizer and Moderna, the much anticipated AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine candidate has shown positive results in an interim analysis of clinical trials in the UK and Brazil, with a vaccine efficacy of up to 90 per cent in different dosing regimens. Sources revealed, data from the global trials would be submitted to the Indian regulator by the end …
 
The SGX Nifty was trading 36 points higher at 12,989 levels at 7:30 AM, indicating a positive open for the Indian markets today amid favourable global cues. Asian stocks opened higher on Tuesday as Covid-19 vaccine progress shored up global sentiment and US President-elect Joe Biden was given the go-ahead to begin his White House transition. US Gen…
 
The benchmark indices ended around 0.5 per cent higher on Monday amid buying in Reliance Industries (RIL), and information technology counters such as Infosys, and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). The S&P BSE Sensex gained 195 points, or 0.44 per cent to settle at 44,077 levels while NSE's Nifty ended at 12,926, up 67 points, or 0.52 per cent. Duri…
 
Low occupancy trend has turned out to be a nightmare for many businesses in the hospitality and travel sectors. For railways, the threshold is long crossed and now they are edging to halt operations of Tejas Express. Not to forget, this comes at a time when the Indian Railways is shortlisting domestic players for private trains in different cluster…
 
The Indian markets scaled fresh peaks last week, but the bulls' hold weakened as the benchmark indies turned volatile as compared to the last couple of weeks. Although, both Sensex and Nifty rose 1 per cent each in the holiday-shortened week, both the headline indices turned volatile after hitting fresh record high levels. In fact, it was the broad…
 
On the 15th episode of the AudioBLOG, we go over the following Blog post: Power Conversation: How to Respond to Someone Naturally Do you sometimes struggle to respond in a conversation? Perhaps it’s stressful to find the right words. Or maybe, you want to say something but you’re afraid of making of mistake. Well, in this episode of the English 2.0…
 
Despite the government's Make-in-India push, manufacturing made up 27.5 per cent of India’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2019, the lowest in two decades. This makes India one of the least industrialised countries in Asia with the exception of Pakistan and Nepal. What does that mean, why should one worry about the industry's falling share in Indi…
 
Buying in financial counters such as HDFC Bank, Bajaj Finance, and Bajaj Finserv helped benchmark indices settle over 0.6 per cent higher on Friday. The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 43,882, up 282 points, or 0.65 per cent while NSE's Nifty ended at 12,859, up 87 points, or 0.68 per cent. Bajaj Finserv ended as the biggest gainer on Sensex - up over 9 pe…
 
After 47 straight days of net reduction, India on Friday reported an addition of 491 cases to its number of active cases, taking the count to 4,43,794. Overall, the country added more than 45,000 cases to push its tally past the 9-million mark. Let's not forget, backwards from here, the last 1 million cases for India have come in 23 days. National …
 
The domestic equity market is expected to see a tepid start on Friday as indicated by SGX Nifty. At 07:25 AM, Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) were trading 17.95 points, or 0.14 per cent lower at 12,798.80. On Thursday, the benchmark Sensex closed at 43,600, down 580 points or 1.31 per cent, the sharpest fall since October 26 while Nif…
 
The domestic equity market fell over 1 per cent on Thursday as investors booked profit amid weak global cues. Among headline indices, the S&P BSE Sensex ended at 43,600, down 580 points, or 1.31 per cent while NSE's Nifty settled at 12,772, down 167 points, or 1.29 per cent. HDFC Bank, HDFC, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, and Infosys were the major contrib…
 
Even as India on Thursday overall continued its net daily reduction in active coronavirus cases for 47th straight day, showing a clear relief on the pandemic front, national capital Delhi reported another gloomy day, with 131 Covid-19 deaths, its highest single-day fatality figure so far. While the city’s tally of cases went past the 500,000 mark w…
 
After scaling fresh record peaks for the three straight sessions, the domestic equity market is expected to see a negative start on Thursday, as indicated by SGX Nifty. At 07:25 AM, the Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) were trading 67.5 points, or 0.52 per cent lower at 12,895.80 levels. Further, weak global cues are also expected to d…
 
There's no stopping the bulls as the markets scaled yet another fresh peak on Wednesday. After opening on a muted note and trading in a thin range for a while, the markets made a sharp comeback in the second half of the session. The S&P BSE Sensex topped the 44,000-mark to end the day at 44,180 levels, up 227 points, or 0.52 per cent while NSE's Ni…
 
The government has imposed a 30-day moratorium on Lakshmi Vilas Bank, restricting cash withdrawals at Rs 25,000 per depositor, and simultaneously announced a scheme to merge the cash-strapped lender with DBS India. In this podcast, Business Standard's T E Narasimhan explains how does the crisis at Lakshmi Vilas Bank impact customers, will LVB's sha…
 
Global brokerage firm Morgan Stanley expects the benchmark Sensex top the 50,000 milestone by end of next year. The brokerage believes the economic growth cycle is not fully priced in. It has revised upwards the earnings per share (EPS) estimate for Sensex. Earlier, the brokerage had a target of 37,300 for June 2021. Besides, Goldman Sachs on Tuesd…
 
Fifteen Asia-Pacific nations, including China, on Sunday signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement to create the world's biggest free trade bloc. India, however, pulled out of talks last year, on concerns that the elimination of tariffs would open its markets to a flood of imports that could harm local producers. In th…
 
Interview with Errol de Jesus, a trilingual copywriter, author, and translator who speaks English, Spanish, and Japanese. Errol is the founder of Morenita Mommy, a blog where she shares her experiences as a Black mother raising a multicultural family. She's also the author of the new book Melanintro to Languages, a guide to multilingual parenting, …
 
The bulls continued to maintain their firm grip on Tuesday as the benchmark indices gained over 0.7 per cent to settle at record highs, led by buying in financial counters. The S&P BSE Sensex ended the day at 43,953, up 315 points, or 0.72 per cent while Nifty settled at 12,874, up 94 points, or 0.74 per cent. In the early deals, Sensex briefly tou…
 
After logging fresh closing peaks in Saturday's Muhurat trading session, the domestic equity market is expected to see a muted start on Tuesday, as indicated by SGX Nifty. At 07:09 AM, the Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) were trading 22 points, or 0.17 per cent lower at 12,881.50 levels. The stock markets were closed on Monday on acco…
 
As many students work from home this semester, some are experiencing noise distractions that interrupt their sleep, studying and class time. UT Austin psychology professors Drs. James Pennebaker and Art Markman explain how the pandemic contributes to these distractions and what students can do to be more productive. And what does being on Zoom all …
 
Piramal Enterprises has protested against Adani's group's bid for assets of Dewan Housing Finance Ltd (DHFL), threatening to exit the race if Adani's bid is accepted. In this podcast, Business Standard's Dev Chatterjee answers why Piramal group is objecting to the Adani's bid? Are lenders happy with the bids already in? and what is worrying the len…
 
For episode 75 of Offline, host Alison Rice closes season five with her signature Ask Me Anything episode. She answers 15 questions sent in by Offline’s cherished listeners. Topics include overcoming imposter syndrome and negative thought patterns, why we need to find our fulfilment within, staying positive when trying for a baby, how to develop co…
 
India has reported 45,343 fresh Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours. The total caseload now stands at 8,773,479. The country's death toll has mounted to 129,225. Delhi recorded a spike of 7,802 Covid-19 cases on Friday taking its infection tally to over 474,830. A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Centre an…
 
On the 2nd episode of Movie Reviews, ALsensei gives his thoughts on the following movie: “Gemini Man” I recently came across this 2019 movie on Hulu. It stars Will Smith and is directed by Ang Lee. The story seems good but it received a lot of bad reviews. So, is “Gemini Man” worth watching? Al gives his thoughts in this episode of “Movie Reviews.”…
 
Spring Day, an American comedian brushing up on her Japanese skills during the pandemic, interviews people from all walks of life about their experience living, working, traveling, studying and loving in a second language—often in adult language so this podcast may not always be appropriate for young ears. Today’s guest is Italian comedian and winn…
 
The headlines: >> Market ends Samvat 2076 on a positive note, ends 86 pts higher; Nifty settles at 12,720; >> Volatility index, India VIX, drops 4.5% to 19.7 levels; >> Metal stocks gain the most, Nifty Metal ends 1.7% higher; >> BSE Smallcap index hits 52-week high today; and >> Eicher Motors, too, hits fresh 52-week high post Q2 results. Now, the…
 
The Maharashtra government has asked the authorities to ensure there is no complacency in testing and said labs should be functional in every district and municipal corporation limits. A circular from the government's health services directorate dated November 11 said a second wave of the pandemic is likely in January-February based on what is happ…
 
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