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Five Ways You Can Save Money When Studying
October 17, 2018
While your college investment has a big payoff potential, saving as much as you can during your student days can help you come out even further ahead. Read on for a roundup of five lesser known ways to save money while studying.

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Four Reasons to Study Off The Beaten Path in The US
October 4, 2018
New York. Boston. Washington, DC. Chicago. San Francisco. What do these five cities have in common? They are all meccas for international students in the US. However, they are far from the only options. There are many other places more off the beaten path with significant pull factors to consider wh...

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Six Reasons Why College Is Still Worth It
September 20, 2018
There is some debate these days about the value of a college degree. Some see it as a long, expensive path that leads them where they will end up anyway. The data says otherwise. Let's take a closer look at six reasons why a college degree is still worth it.

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15 Fictional Schools Where We'd Like To Enroll
August 22, 2018
Waiting for an owl to crash through your window with an acceptance letter to your top choice of school? Join the club! Let's take a closer look at 15 fictional schools we wish were real.

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What International Students Need to Know about the Community College Initiative Program
August 1, 2018
Millions of international students from all over the world dream of studying in the US. While many of them succeed, others may not see a pathway to bringing this dream to life. Enter the Community College Initiative Program (CCI). A non-degree program of the Bureau of Educational and Affairs, this g...

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7 Films to Get You Ready for Summer Break
May 9, 2018
While the school year can sometimes feel endless, there’s no denying it: The end of the academic year is upon us! Whatever your plans for summer break, there’ll certainly be time to catch up on a movie or two. We can think of no better way to get into the swing of summer than by checking out the...

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Do Men Or Women More Accurately Perceive Their Own Intelligence?
April 20, 2018
We’ve all heard the expression that “men are from Mars and women are from Venus.” However, according to recent research published in the journal, Advances in Physiology Education, it may be more accurate to conclude that female students are from earth -- or more down to earth, to be precise --...

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Five Tips to Ace Your Standardized Tests
April 19, 2018
They’re all over the news when it comes to education and assessment. Some folks favor them, some not so much. Let's take a closer look at what standardized tests are--and how you can ace them.

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What’s the Difference Between Community College and Vocational School?
April 5, 2018
There’s more than one path to success and they don’t necessarily involve four-year degrees or any degree at all. College is not for everybody. Learn more about the difference between community college and vocational school.

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What You Need To Know About College eSports
March 21, 2018
Pick up those controllers and get practicing. Video games may not rot your brain. They may help you pay for college. Let’s check out the newest trends in eSports.

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October 15, 2018

Beginning in 2020, South African schools will teach the country's "most recognized language", Kiswahili. Let's take a closer look.


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October 12, 2018

Northern Ireland saw a spike in the number of international students outside the EU. Let's take a closer look.