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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 when deciding where to study abroad. Did you study in a less common city or town in the US? If so, please share your experiences in the comments.

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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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Six Things All Students Need To Know About Buying Plane Tickets
September 5, 2018
If you are planning to travel to or study in a far-off location, you have many exciting things ahead of you. One less than thrilling prospect, however, is paying for your trip. Because the reality is that unless you are sitting on millions of free miles, buying an airline ticket can seriously set yo...

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Tips To Succeed At Your Summer Tutoring Job
July 18, 2018
If your plan to make some extra cash and keep your academic skills sharp this summer involves tutoring, you're in good company. Many students--high school graduates, advanced high school students, and college students--tutor over the summer to help others and to cushion their bank accounts in betwee...

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What to Read this Summer According to Influential People
July 5, 2018
Summer reading time is here! Plop yourself under a beach umbrella, dig your toes into the warm sand, and crack open a new book. Take a look at what these influential folks recommend.

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6 Education Routes to Get You Over the "Entry-Level" Experience Hurdle
June 7, 2018
Deciding on your post-college career path is not only daunting, it can be downright depressing. Despite the fact that you devoted at least four years of your life to your studies, and probably have at least one internship under your belt, you still probably qualify only for jobs labeled "entry level...

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A Taste of Culinary Arts From Around the World
May 29, 2018
Do you love food? Do you love experimenting with flavors? Do you love cooking? Does the phrase "mouth feel" have meaning for you? Let's take a closer look at seven fascinating places to study culinary arts around the world.

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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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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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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.


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October 5, 2018

One organization is out to show the benefits of higher education, even for those who'd rather be start-up entrepreneurs. Let's take a closer look.