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Amsterdam Families 12/10/2019


This week, Lana and Anna talk with Sara Bittner & Lauren Hensel from LAUNCH Education Advisors.

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Show notes

They discuss the following and more:

  • processes for helping teenagers find the right university for them
  • when to start looking, eg what age?
  • what to consider when selecting a university?
  • the main differences between universities ninth US, the UK and the Netherlands
  • differences in costs, course fees and what kind of scholarships are available?
  • common misconceptions about applying for uni from abroad or as an international student
  • how teenagers can prepare for making their applications

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The activity calendar this week included:

  • Sat 12 Oct, 11:00-13:30 | ‘I Didn’t Want to be a Mom’ photography exhibition @ The Hoxton Hotel
  • Sun 13 Oct, 10:00-11:00 | Little Van Gogh Art Class @ Amsterdam Zuid
  • for more … see


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