Canada is a choice destination, if not a destination of choice, for international students. Why is there no stampede for admission? The lack of publicity, and the fact that education is a provincial matter may be the basis for confusion and a dearth of information. Or maybe it's just the chilly climate?
We live in an era of globalization where global restructuring and change offer both opportunities and challenges. The economies that expand will be those with a global vision and the ability to respond effectively to the large-scale needs of emerging economies.
There is nothing like a heavy, wet spring snow followed by freezing rain in the form of pellets to remind us of the profound intellectual and cultural benefits of travel. Oh, to be a student once more, setting out on the adventure of life, privileged to experience the world before settling down to work!