Emily Lemiska

Emily Lemiska is a writer and communications professional from Boston.

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The Complete Guide to US Financial Aid for International Students

Before coming to the United States for university, it's critical that you understand how financial aid for international students works. Here's what you need to know. read more

How to Compare Your College Financial Aid Awards

College A offers you $45,000 in financial aid. University B only offers $20,000. College A is the best choice...right? Not necessarilyread more

How to Appeal Your College Financial Aid Package

If your financial aid package isn't up to snuff, don't panic. These eight tips will help you make your case for more aid.read more

Can't Afford College Visits? 8 Ways to Make It Work

Strapped for cash? There are many ways to reduce the expenses associated with visiting colleges both near and far.read more

Watch Out for These College Financial Aid Scams

To avoid losing out on precious college savings and protect your personal information, it's important to be aware of financial aid fraud. Here are some of the college money scams to watch out for.read more

11 Essential First-Year Teaching Tips

Pay attention, class. These are 11 of the wisest, most straightforward, and indispensable teaching tips you'll encounter as a new teacher. read more

Employee Tuition Assistance Programs: The Perks and the Catch

Tuition assistance is a great perk. But it's still important to know what you're signing up for. read more

9 Errors You're Making in Your Graduate School Application

Before you begin applying to grad schools, check out this list of common application errors and, more importantly, ways to avoid them.read more

Beyond the Blackboard: 42 Alternative Jobs for Education Majors

A degree in education is often seen as synonymous with a career teaching a classroom full young people. But the thing is, not everyone in education ends up in front of a blackboard.read more