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J1 Photo Competition 2017: Submit Your Best Pics For Chance To Win €150 Travel Voucher!

1 min readA picture paints a thousand w̶o̶r̶d̶s̶ summers… The J1 Photo Competition is back! This year we want to find that one picture that perfectly describes what it feels like to stand upon the top of the Grand Canyon, see the New York skyline sparkle at sunset or capture those wild West Coast waves. Everyone is … Continue reading J1 Photo Competition 2017: Submit Your Best Pics For Chance To Win €150 Travel Voucher!

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GRAD VISA STORIES: “I can’t stress just how much this year has changed me and opened my eyes”

Posted a day ago in Career

5 min readHuge thanks again to @raqu3ll3 for sharing her New York experience with us so far. If you missed Part One you can catch it here. You can also follow her own blog, Tales of a Fairy here.

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Welcome, To The Real World! Best Work & Travel Options For 2017 Graduates

7 min readBring forth the silly hats! It’s time to bask in your own glory, soak up the plaudits and embrace the opportunities as graduation season in Ireland is soon to begin.

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Employer Spotlight: Irish Marketing Interns Wanted in San Fran, New York & Napa Valley

Posted 2 days ago in Career

3 min readFinding that perfect paid internship in the US after you graduate is a tricky business. We get it. Searching for in the right places and for realistic companies can be a massive time drain and with less than 100 Graduate Visas left for 2017, time isn’t something you have much of to spare. … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: Irish Marketing Interns Wanted in San Fran, New York & Napa Valley

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Grad Visa Stories: “I didn’t want to live in an Irish community, I didn’t come here to have Ireland at my doorstep”

Posted 9 days ago in Career

8 min readHuge thanks to Graduate Visa participant @raqu3ll3 for sharing her New York experience with us so far! Don’t forget to follow her on Instagram and check out her own blog Tales Of A Fairy. When you’re in college you have a goal and a purpose, you’re safe in a bubble where your daily routine … Continue reading Grad Visa Stories: “I didn’t want to live in an Irish community, I didn’t come here to have Ireland at my doorstep”

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Nine Of The Best Pics From Camp USA 2017 Photo Competition So Far!

0 min readIt’s much easier to sum up the Camp USA experience with a picture, than with words. Luckily for us, hundreds of this summer’s Camp Counsellors have been sharing their best ones with all of us. With two weeks left until our winner is announced, we thought we’d share with you some of the … Continue reading Nine Of The Best Pics From Camp USA 2017 Photo Competition So Far!

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Internship Visa: 8 Tips For Getting Hired In The US From Ireland

4 min readIf you’re reading this, there’s a massive likelihood you’ve been on a J1? That means another massive likelihood you had an unbelievable summer. This now means that you spend hours a day dreaming about going back to the US, tackling the streets of Manhattan or taking in the golden sunshine of the West … Continue reading Internship Visa: 8 Tips For Getting Hired In The US From Ireland

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Update: One year Graduate USA Visa 2018

1 min readThe hugely popular and unique 1-Year US Graduate Visa Programme is under threat for 2018, USIT has learned. Whilst the USIT programme is a specific bilateral agreement between Ireland and the US, it falls under the” J” category of visa regulations. These visas are all up for review, leaving considerable doubt around whether the option … Continue reading Update: One year Graduate USA Visa 2018

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Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

4 min readSpending an entire summer getting paid to have fun, surrounded by some of the most beautiful scenery in the world is a little difficult to do justice in words. Your sense of adventure has kicked in, you’ve trusted your instinct and decided to #JustUSIT. Now comes the payoff… For 2017 Summer Camp Counsellor, @MarieSalova her sense … Continue reading Camp USA: How Marie Found The Perfect Summer At Camp Pencliffe, Maine

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Employer Spotlight: Deer Valley Resort Want More Irish Interns in Utah

3 min readEvery time a US firm hires as Internship Visa participant, a new relationship is forged and it’s very often the case that employers will revert back to us looking for more graduates from these shores. In the case of Deer Valley Resort, Utah they’ve not come back looking for one, but three new … Continue reading Employer Spotlight: Deer Valley Resort Want More Irish Interns in Utah

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