United Work and Travel | Happy Holidays and Happy New Year
United Work and Travel explores the world every year to meet new people and gain new cultural experiences. This year, we’ve created a video of our adventures in 2012 to share with all of our fans. This video features the United Work and Travel team and some of our students.
Thank you to all of our participants and dedicated employees that make this company so great. We are looking forward to the New Year and a new season with United Work and Travel!
Video: Traveling the world together
Summer’s workforce a uniting of nations
International students in U.S. on visas help fill job openings By Eric Anderson Published 3:30 pm EDT, Saturday, July 7, 2018 Help wanted signs still dot windows of shops in Lake George, Saratoga Springs and other area resort communities. But local officials say job fairs and a student visa program have gone a long way to meet […]
Governor’s Letter Confirms J-1 Work Program Support
by Shawn Soper OCEAN CITY — While the local grassroots campaign to stave off the possible elimination of the J-1 Summer Work and Travel (SWT) continues, the effort got a little boost this week from some sources higher up the chain. In April, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that would reduce the number of […]
International students work, learn in Williamsburg over the summer
Freddy Rodriguez and Wilby Feliz say they were surprised to see cars stopping to wait for them to cross the street when they first arrived in Williamsburg, a far cry from the hustle and bustle of life in the Dominican Republic. “In Santo Domingo, you have to run to cross the street, but here it’s […]
The J-1 student visa program is crucial for South Jersey
With 1,500 seasonal positions to fill for the summer, Morey’s Piers in Wildwood could hire about half of the employable people who live in the city year-round. But the number of young, job-seeking residents willing to work at a summer amusement pier at a starting pay of $8.60 per hour is so low, places such […]