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isvlogo http://www.isvmag.com/ International Student Voice Magazine, founded in 2011 is written by international students to support their peers and to assist higher education professionals to better understand the needs and challenges of international students in the U.S. colleges and American students studying abroad.


Dot Gov Websites:

Site name Link Description
ERIC - Institute of Education Sciences http://eric.ed.gov ERIC is a widely searched education database used by millions of researchers, students, faculty, librarians, and others searching for education research.
U.S Citizen and Immigration service https://www.uscis.gov U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is the government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States. USCIS is funded almost completely by the fees paid by individuals and organizations for immigration and naturalization services. The agency receives very little taxpayer money.
Homeland Security; Study in the United States https://studyinthestates.dhs.gov The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) launched the Study in the States initiative to enhance our nation's economic, scientific and technological competitiveness by finding new ways to encourage the most talented international students to study and learn about expanded post-graduate opportunities in the United States. 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection https://i94.cbp.dhs.gov/I94/consent.html This website provides limited access to arrival and departure date records of nonimmigrant aliens entering and departing the United States which are maintained in the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP's) Nonimmigrant Information System (NIIS).
U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Consular Affairs https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/visit.html Foreign travelers to the United States for short visits, for example tourism, vacation, visiting family and friends, or medical treatment, need visitor visas unless they qualify for entry under the Visa Waiver Program.
The World Fact Book https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities

Free Education Websites:

Site name Link Description
Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.
Doulingo https://www.duolingo.com Language Courses for English Speakers
edx https://www.edx.org/ Take free online courses from the best universities and institutions in the world — Harvard, MIT, UC Berkeley, Microsoft, Tsinghua University, The Smithsonian and more.

Programming & Computational Websites:

Site name Link Description
Computational Knowledge Engine http://www.wolframalpha.com Wolfram|Alpha introduces a fundamentally new way to get knowledge and answers—

Google Websites:

Site name Link Description
Google Scholar https://scholar.google.com Stand on the shoulders of giants (I couldn't fine anything but this is what google scholar said)

Youtube Math Channels:

Site name Link Description
Numberphile https://www.youtube.com/user/numberphile Youtube Numberphile, Videos about numbers - it's that simple. Videos by Brady Haran
PatrickJMT https://www.youtube.com/user/patrickJMT Youtube Patrick JMT, Former Math Instructor at a Top 20 University. MA in Mathematics, 1 year of PhD work before I ran from that life! Tons of teaching and tutoring experience shape the videos that you see on my channel.

Youtube General Science Channels:

Site name Link Description
Sci Show https://www.youtube.com/user/scishow Youtube Ski Show, SciShow explores the unexpected. Seven days a week, Hank Green, Michael Aranda, and Olivia Gordon delve into the scientific subjects that defy our expectations and make us even more curious!
Vertisium https://www.youtube.com/user/1veritasium Youtube Vertisium, An element of truth - videos about science, education, and anything else I find interesting.
Vsauce https://www.youtube.com/user/Vsauce Youtube Vsauce (no description)
Crash Course https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcourse Youtube Crash Coure, Tons of awesome courses in one awesome channel: Hank Green teaches you Anatomy & Physiology; Phil Plait teaches you Astronomy; Craig Benzine teaches you U.S. Government and Politics; Adriene Hill and Jacob Clifford teach you Economics. Check out the playlists for past courses in World History, Biology, Literature, Ecology, Chemistry, Psychology, and US History.

Youtube Engineering Channels:

Site name Link Description
Learning Engineering https://www.youtube.com/user/LearnEngineeringTeam Youtube learning Engineering, At LE, we aim to provide quality engineering education. Our videos are designed to clear misconceptions, create a passion for engineering and explain complicated technologies in a simple way.
Practical Engineering https://www.youtube.com/user/gradyhillhouse Youtube Practical Engineering, Grady Hillhouse is a professional civil engineer and hobbyist.
Engineering Guy https://www.youtube.com/user/engineerguyvideo Youtube Engineering guy, Bill Hammack explores the world of engineering.