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All You Need to Know About Essay Writing Mistakes

All You Need to Know About Essay Writing Mistakes

Although application essays cannot guarantee you admission to your dream university, they can certainly tip the scales in your favor. The best-written application essays offer admission officers a insight into your individual personality traits such as leadership, confidence, sense of humor, resilience, and even creativity.

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Tips for Assimilating as an International Student in the U.S.

Moving away from a sheltered existence at home to attend college, is a life-altering step. Now imagine that your chosen university or college is in another country where people speak another language. That’s the daunting situation that thousands of international students in the U.S. face each year.

When you join a U.S.

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Number One Reason to be Admitted into Top American Universities

Today, more than ever, American top universities seek academic excellence as a pre-requisite for admissions. As numbers and quality of applicants from around the world increase, the academic standards also increase. Competition is fierce, especially among students from China demonstrating truly outstanding test records and academic rigor. While many schools say ‘it depends’ when asked “what grades (or test scores) do I need to be accepted?” the fact is schools do have a profile that applicants should meet.

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The Truth About U.S. University Rankings

Studying at a U.S. university requires a substantial investment of both your time and money, so naturally you want to ensure that the university you choose ranks among the best. You search the internet for information on U.S. university rankings and realize that there are as many top ten lists as there are U.S.

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Should You Study at a Liberal Arts College or a U.S. University?

When we begin the process of creating a shortlist of U.S. colleges and universities for our clients, one of the first questions we ask them is, “Apart from large public and private U.S. universities, are you open to the idea of studying at a liberal arts college? While there is no formal definition of a liberal arts college (LAC) is, liberal arts colleges in the U.S.

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Choosing the Best U.S University for You

Choosing the Best U.S. University for You

With more than 5300 U.S. universities and colleges, deciding which U.S. universities to apply to, is far from easy. The internet has a lot of information, but even if you have a possible list of fifty U.S.

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Berkeley Academic Business Camps for Youth

Eagle Pathways working with Berkeley Business Academy for Youth to Provide Academic Camps to Chinese Students.
Eagle Pathways is working with the Haas Business School at the University of California, Berkeley to bring Chinese students to America to attend business camps during the summer break of the 2017 academic year.

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Five Advantages of Studying in the U.S.

The U.S. is a premier study destination for students from all over the world.

The U.S. is a premier study destination for students from all over the world. According to the Institute of International Education’s 2015 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange, the U.S.

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Summer Camp experience creates self-confidence and instills character in each camper.

Summer Camp experience creates self-confidence and instills character in each camper.
Eagle Pathways US partners with elite summer camps across America, LEAD Adventures. Summer camp registration season in America has begun with many camps now accepting applications through March 2017. Camp sessions begin as early as June and go through August.

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University Summer Programs create opportunity and make a difference when applying for university study in the U.S.

Academic Summer Programs are competitive entrance. Applications are due December through March.

Applications to academically oriented summer programs at renowned universities throughout the United States have begun and will continue into March. Most are competitive entry and can offer students a fantastic opportunity to get a head start on admissions to the top U.S.

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10 Tips on Writing Your U.S. University Application Essay

The Importance of U.S. University Application Essays

Writing essays is one of the most challenging parts of applying to U.S. universities. We estimate that if you apply to 12 universities, you will need to submit 40+ pages of well-written composition.

The best U.S colleges and universities look for candidates with self-awareness, character, emotional maturity, leadership, critical thinking, and demonstrated passion.

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8 Tips on Improving Your American English

U.S. universities look at various factors while making admission decisions. One of the important parameters is the applicant’s proficiency in communicating in American English. The English language proficiency, which includes written and spoken skills, is assessed at different stages during the U.S. university admission process.

The application form and the essay writing section is your first opportunity to impress the admission officer with your fluency in English.

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President-Elect Trump’s Path to the Ivy League Wharton School of Business

Trump didn’t start as an Ivy League student, but that’s how he finished.

President –Elect of the United States of America Donald Trump graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (ranked #8 nationally); he also attended courses at its prestigious Wharton School of Business. Mr. Donald Trump, a billionaire famous for property development, will be the first President of the United Stated who graduated from UPenn.

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Preparing for U.S. University Admission Interviews

Why are Admission Interviews Crucial?

The admission interview is one of the most significant aspects of your application to a U.S. university. An admission interview gives your application a human face and allows you to show why you deserve to be part of the university. It is your chance to share information that may be difficult to convey on paper, such as your personality and character, life goals, and extracurricular interests.

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Early Decision, Early Action, and Regular Decision U.S. University Applications – Understanding the Differences

Having the right information at the right time is key to everything in life,  especially when applying for a higher education program in the U.S. The first step to understanding the U.S. application process is knowing when to apply. U.S. University Applications fall into three categories. These are  Early Decision, Early Action, and Regular Decision. 

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5 Basics of the U.S. University Application Process

Your university application is the most critical aspect of getting admitted to a U.S. University. Given the large number of universities in the U.S. and the varying admission requirements, the thought of getting started with your U.S. university applications can seem daunting.

Here are five things you must know about the U.S.

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All You Need to Know About Essay Writing Mistakes

All You Need to Know About Essay Writing Mistakes

Although application essays cannot guarantee you admission to your dream university, they can certainly tip the scales in your favor. The best-written application essays offer admission officers a insight into your individual personality traits such as leadership, confidence, sense of humor, resilience, and even creativity.

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Eagle Pathways Expands offers executive education programs aimed at developing Strategic Competencies for Innovators and Entrepreneurs in China

Supporting China’s priority to innovate and commercialize domestic technologies.

Eagle Pathways, a leader in personal development programs, announces today its launch of a unique service to support entrepreneurs and executives in China’s emerging high tech business sector. Eagle Pathway’s new program aims to develop Strategic Competencies for Innovators and Entrepreneurs as an Executive Education series that will provide excellent training in strategy formulation, business planning and applied skills for technologies oriented executives.

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International Students in the U.S – Beware of Academic Plagiarism

Are you an International Student in the U.S? Beware of Academic Plagiarism

International students are joining U.S. Universities and colleges at rates higher than ever before. Many come from countries where ‘plagiarism’ and ‘intellectual property rights’ are nascent concepts. Unfortunately, international students who lack an understanding of academic plagiarism can soon find themselves in serious trouble with the college authorities in the U.S.

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A Quick Guide to Preparing for TOEFL

If you plan to apply to a U.S. college or university and are from a non-English speaking country, then you must take the TOEFL, which is an acronym for ‘Test of English as a Foreign Language’. A few U.S. universities will accept the IETLS exam, as will many schools Great Britain, but in the U.S, TOEFL is the language test to take.

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Eagle Pathways Expands offers executive education programs aimed at developing Strategic Competencies for Innovators and Entrepreneurs in China

(Shenzhen) April 18, 2017Supporting China’s priority to innovate and commercialize domestic technologies.

Eagle Pathways, a leader in personal development programs, announces today its launch of a unique service to support entrepreneurs and executives in China’s emerging high tech business sector. Eagle Pathway’s new program aims to develop Strategic Competencies for Innovators and Entrepreneurs as an Executive Education series that will provide excellent training in strategy formulation, business planning and applied skills for technologies oriented executives.

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EB5 Program for the United State’s Citizenship

(United States) April 19, 2017 -On April 28, 2017, the EB-5 program, administered by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), is set to expire.

While we believe it’s unlikely to be completely ‘stopped’, we expect its renewal may take some time to be approved by the U.S.

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Eagle Pathways Attends the 2017 U.S-China Education Workshop in Guangzhou

(Guangzhou) April 12, 2017 -Eagle Pathways was asked, as the only American education Management Company from China, by the American Consulate in Guangzhou’s U.S. Commercial Service to join a workshop to build cooperation with select schools and education organization between China and the U.S. More than 100 people met in Guangzhou, China to discuss education opportunities and environment in America.

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Dirk Thomas talks on the reality of climate change to Peking University graduate students

Dirk Thomas lectures at Peking University on the importance of climate change.

(Shenzhen) December 1, 2016- Eagle Pathways’ Dirk Thomas spoke on the reality of climate change and advocacy to engage this imperative to Peking University graduate students from a wide range of disciplines on Tuesday, November 8th.

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Eagle Pathways Attends Promised Land Fundraiser

(Shenzhen) November 22, 2017- Promised Land Raises Funds for Children with Disabilities

Eagle Pathways joined a charity event on November 22 nd organized by Promised Land

to raise donations for children with disabilities. . Promised Land is a non-profit

organization that teaches and enriches lives of Chinese students with mental and

physical disabilities.

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Eagle Pathways begins preVIEW push for interview season

preVIEW differentiates college applicants during interview season. Lock in your acceptance.

University Interview season has arrived!

(Shenzhen) November 17, 2016 – Interviews for the 2017 academic year began in November and, for most applicants, will continue until the end of February. Depending on an applicant’s personality and level of preparation, this may mean that different strategies may be necessary.

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U.S. Consulate joins Eagle Pathways in meeting with Bank of China, China Citic Bank, China Postal Savings Bank.

Dirk Thomas meets with U.S. Consulate and multiple banks to discuss cooperation.

(Shenzhen) September 8, 2016-  Dirk Thomas, Chairman of Eagle Pathways Group, IBM Vice President of Corporate Development (retired) and former Stanford University admissions interviewer was invited to meet with senior executives from the Bank of China, China Citic Bank, and the China Postal Savings Bank to speak about potential cooperation in Guangzhou.

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Eagle Pathways enters into agreement with the U.S. Department of Commerce to promote American Education in China.

Eagle Pathways, a leading education management company, enters into agreement with U.S. Commercial Service on American Education in China.

(Guangzhou)- September 7 2016-  Eagle Pathways was invited by the US Consulate’s  Principal Commercial Officer Darrel Ching  to connect with selected U.S. boarding schools on August 10.

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Eagle Pathways expands to Shenzhen

Eagle Pathways opens new office in Futian District’s Central Business District!

(Shenzhen) July 10, 2016 -American education management company Eagle Pathways is proud to announce its expansion into South China with a beautifully designed office in the Futian district of Shenzhen. This office is the latest addition to Eagle Pathways Group and underscores the importance EPG places on Shenzhen.

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Eagle Pathways addresses China Merchants Bank

Dirk Thomas talks about U.S. University Admissions to China Merchant Bank’s clients

(Shenzhen) June 16, 2016 Dirk Thomas of Eagle Pathways, and IBM Vice President of Corporate Development (retired) and former Stanford University interviewer, was proud to be invited by China Merchants Bank to speak with its preferred clients about the current education climate in the United States and U.S.

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