Manya Chylinski

Manya Chylinski is a freelance writer based in Boston, Massachusetts.


Everything You Need to Know About Student Visas

If you want to attend a university in the United States, you need a student visa. So what's the student visa process like? Read on to find more

The Essential Guide to Graduate Admission Tests: GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT

The good news is there are basically only four graduate admission tests to worry about: GRE, GMAT, MCAT, or LSAT. The (sort of) bad news is that you will likely have to take one of them. read more

6 Tips for Surviving Your First Year as a Teacher

No matter how well prepared you are academically, your first year teaching is very likely to be overwhelming. But thrilling. And definitely more

The Where, How, and When of Finding a Teaching Job

Teachers face a unique (and uniquely difficult) job search. That's why we pulled out some teacher-specific tips to help!read more

Fellowships and Grants for Graduate Students: How to Find and Apply to Them

Money from grants and fellowships is yours free and clear, and they look great on your resume to boot. So how do you get 'em?read more

Searching for Schools and Scholarships From Afar

Finding an American college or university to attend can seem like a daunting task, but there are a few simple steps you can take to make your dream of studying in the U.S. a more

Help Your Student Transition to College

Students are bound to encounter big changes as they make the transition from high school to college student. How can you as a parent help them navigate those twists and turns?read more