Sports are an important part of life in the Mile High City, from everyday life to professional sports. From the famous Denver Broncos to our very own soccer team, the Colorado Rapids, the Denver sports scene has something for everyone. The city boasts five pro-sports teams and some of the most loyal sports fans in the nation. Learn more about local sports, important vocabulary and how to support the local teams.
During your time as a student in the USA, you may wish to rent a car for a special trip or other need. Renting a car in the USA is an easy process as long as you prepare and anticipate what you might need before you leave your home country. There are endless possibilities to what you can do driving in the USA, from making your commute to school easier to taking a road trip with your friends! Here is your guide to what you need to know to rent a car in the USA as an international student.
The 2016 summer olympic games will officially start in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, next month! Here is your guide to the stars of Team USA, so you can keep up with them on the Road to Rio. Team USA is looking to excel in swimming, gymnastics, gold, fencing, track and field and much more. What are your favorite sports to watch?
It’s America’s birthday! July 4th is one of the biggest holidays in the USA, and we want you to prepare you for a great weekend. Find out what you can expect and what traditions you can participate in. What should you take if you are invited to a barbecue? Can you set off some fireworks in your yard? We have highlighted six activities that will have you enjoying US culture on this important day!
There is a lot in the news recently about presidential elections in the USA, but how exactly do they work? What is the Electoral College? Where do people vote? How long does the process take? We have written a quick guide to help you understand the electoral system and learn key vocabulary along the way.
When you think about Colorado, you probably think of skiing, mountains, and snow. You might imagine tiny rural towns, tucked away in the wilderness, far from any urban life or excitement. And while all of this does exist in certain areas, Colorado is a large, diverse state with lots to offer. Read about five popular myths about Colorado, debunked.
One of the most important decisions to make when you choose to study abroad is the location. Where will I improve my English? Where will I be happy? Where will I feel safe? We understand this is a big decision, and you have a lot of options. We crunched the numbers to come up with a definitive answer, to put into numbers what our students know from personal experience. You’ll be surprised by what we found!
This is the number one question we receive from prospective English students. Does it take an entire lifetime to learn English? Is it better to study a few hours each week or invest in a longer immersion abroad? Here are some useful tools to help you decide.
If you signed up to take the IELTS, you want to get the best score possible, right? A little planning and organization will go a long way towards making your test experience stress-free and successful. Read on for a step-by-step guide to plan the months, weeks, and days leading up to your test date. 2-4 […]
I am a native English speaker, but when I first moved to Colorado it wasn’t easy to understand the locals. Ski culture has a vocabulary all its own! Here are a few of my favorite terms that I learned while skiing in the Colorado Rockies. If you can learn a few, it will go a […]