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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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30 new jobs for Canada to fill – FREE accommodation included with job

1 min readWe’re delighted to announce we have 30 jobs now available all over Canada! The USIT Canada Work and Lodge programme is for anyone who wants to work in a ski resort this winter! Now is your chance to work in places like Whistler, Banff, Edmonton or Jasper. The jobs come with free accommodation (yes … Continue reading 30 new jobs for Canada to fill – FREE accommodation included with job

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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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A Year in Dallas: 5 Reasons It’s A Great Place For Irish Graduates

6 min readWe’re not gonna sugarcoat it, getting yourself a high flying job in Manhattan isn’t without it’s challenges. It takes nerve, there is the possibility of failure but those who dream of the NYC life, be bold and go for it…just don’t do it without a contingency plan nestled under your wing.

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8 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi The Best Stop On The Way To Oz

7 min readFlying through Abu Dhabi? There may have been a time when Irish travellers opinion of stopping over in the UAE capital wouldn’t fill you with any more excitement than the opportunity to stretch your legs and to bask in the glory of a toilet with head-room (6ft3, the struggle is real) before catching your connection. … Continue reading 8 Reasons Why Abu Dhabi The Best Stop On The Way To Oz

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6 Quick Getaways to Sneak In This Autumn for Cheap

9 min readSummer, you’re not enjoying it as much as you thought you would. Maybe it’s due to dismal weather, long work hours or over packed places filled with eager and noisy tourists. Wouldn’t you like to just escape all of this for even just a little while, but don’t exactly have the budget or … Continue reading 6 Quick Getaways to Sneak In This Autumn for Cheap

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Emerging Austin: The Sun-Soaked Texan Giant Worth Considering

8 min readYeeeeeehaw! Even as recently as a couple of year’s ago, a huge majority of Irish graduates would plum for New York, San Francisco or in some cases Boston to spend their huge year living and working Stateside. A plethora of paid roles, a fast-lane lifestyle, some stunning local attractions and scenery plus the status … Continue reading Emerging Austin: The Sun-Soaked Texan Giant Worth Considering

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Half Time Report: 2017 Soccer Coaches On Their Time In The US So Far

6 min readBeeep, beeeeeep! Although it’s hard to believe, we’re more than half way through the summer! It’s half time, back in the dressing room so to speak, we decided to catch up with some of our soccer coaches in the U.S. to see how they’ve been enjoying their summer abroad in the States! Find … Continue reading Half Time Report: 2017 Soccer Coaches On Their Time In The US So Far

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Man vs. Wild: Real animals you can ‘race’ and where you can do it

5 min readIf you’ve been watching the highly anticipated, Shark Week, from the Discovery Channel, then you were probably disappointed when U.S. Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps raced a Great White Shark and lost. No, maybe you weren’t disappointed by the fact Phelps lost, but the fact that he wasn’t even racing a real shark, it … Continue reading Man vs. Wild: Real animals you can ‘race’ and where you can do it

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