Applying to U.S. Undergraduate Colleges: How?

Global is in: it's a good time for international students. -James Montoya, vice president of higher education, The College Board It's the start of new...

Community College for Art/Design Major

If you are planning to major in art or design, you have to transfer after only 1-year at a community college. This is because...

Bagaimana Caranya agar Diterima di Harvard University?

Sejak saya diterima di Harvard University, pertanyaan yang paling sering saya terima adalah: “Bagaimana caranya agar bisa diterima di Harvard?”.  Salah satu kesulitan saya...

Before You Ask

"Malu bertanya sesat di jalan" ("If you are too shy to ask, you might lose your way") - says a popular Indonesian proverb. Like...

The Anatomy of Residency in the U.S.

Now that I have written about Pursuing Residency in the U.S., I realized that not all of us were familiar to the structure of...

Portfolio for Art/Design School Application

I understand the frustration of not being familiar with the word ‘Portfolio’ from my personal experience. Most Indonesian high schools focus more on educating...

Dian Rosanti – Stanford Symbolic Systems

Interdisciplinary study is a new concept for most international students in the US, Indonesians included. Dian Rosanti, Stanford BS '09, is one of the...

Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program

Hi semua! Dalam kesempatan ini, saya akan mencoba untuk bercerita lebih dalam mengenai keuntungan mengikuti program Undergraduate Research Oportunity Program (UROP). Program ini bertujuan untuk memberikan...

Essay: Why am I Majoring in Material Science

This is the third edition of Indonesia Mengglobal Essay Clinic, our effort to provide tangible help for Indonesian applicants to US colleges. This essay clinic...

Is a PhD for me?

You may arrive at the junction of life nearing the end of your undergraduate or graduate study where you have to choose between doing...