Category intern stories

Life of a global nomad

Last week, during my search of pin-worthy material for IIUSA, I accidentally came across the term perfectly defining who I am. I am what they call a “third culture kid”, also known as the global nomad. It is not surprising then that I bonded with Ramon, a global nomad in his own right, and asked

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J1 intern story: “Without my experience abroad, I wouldn’t have gotten my current job.”

Here’s another J1 intern story. Meet Kristina. Tell us a bit about yourself. Where are you from, what do you do for a living? I’m from Belarus, and I’m currently part of the communications team at the British Embassy in Minsk. Why did you decide to take part in the J1 training program? I was

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J1 intern story: “There’s more to learn after school”

Here’s another great J1 intern story. I was born and raised in Manila, Philippines. I graduated from an international business school with a Bachelor’s Degree in Entrepreneurship and started my own company. I put up a travel agency since travelling has been one of my passions in life. I have always been fascinated with other

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