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Blockchain Coursework on the Rise?
July 17, 2017

The higher education sector is constantly maneuvering to keep up with preparing students with the skills they need to enter the workforce upon graduation. The latest field being added to college curricula? Blockchain. Here’s a closer look.


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Paving the Path Forward for Higher Ed in Africa
July 14, 2017
More than 500 representatives of academia and industry convened last month at the Association of African Universities’ (AAU) 14th General Conference and Golden Jubilee. In addition to celebrating highlights to date, the event also shined the spotlight on the half-century ahead. Here’s a ...

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Australian Universities to Receive UK Funding
July 10, 2017
London’s intellectual property group PLC will give $200 million to nine universities in Australia and New Zealand over the next ten years.  Read more about this exciting opportunity for innovators, startups, and potential spin-off companies.

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UK Teaching Award Raises Concerns
July 7, 2017
The UK government’s controversial TEF award has raised concerns among students and universities.  Let’s take a look at how the TEF award works, and hear some differing opinions.

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Four Vietnamese Universities Gain International Accreditation
July 3, 2017
Thinking about studying in Vietnam but concerned about international accreditation issues? Recent news that France’s High Council for Evaluation of Research and Higher Education (HCERES) has approved four universities for accreditation for international standards may set those concerns to rest...

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New Zealand Wants International Students to Feel Welcome
June 30, 2017
As the government of New Zealand works to make international students feel more welcome, a political battle looms between the Labor party—which wants to curtail immigration—and the government.  Learn more.

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Does Political Uncertainty Equal More Finance Students?
June 26, 2017
More students from around the world are seeking out finance courses in response to current “political uncertainty and the complex global economic environment,” according to the Financial Times. Exhibiting particularly noteworthy growth? Applications from China and other emerging markets....

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New Zealand Proposes New Immigration Management Regulations
June 16, 2017
New Zealand Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse recently announced proposed changes aimed at “managing immigration” toward the long-term goal of optimizing contributions to the labor market and supporting permanent migration, according to a recent government press release. Here’...

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Indonesia Has New Legislation to Reduce Campus Radicalism
June 15, 2017
The Indonesian Research and Technology and Higher Education Ministry has new regulation to control the spread of radicalism on campus. Here's a closer look at the new regulations and why the Ministry is implementing them now.

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Babies With Concerned Fathers Learn Faster
June 9, 2017
With Father’s Day just around the corner, dads around the world have another reason to take heart: a new study shows that babies as young as three months old, who have positive interactions with their dads outperform their peers on cognitive tests at age 2 than babies who have less interested ...

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July 17, 2017

The higher education sector is constantly maneuvering to keep up with preparing students with the skills they need to enter the workforce upon graduat...


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July 14, 2017

More than 500 representatives of academia and industry convened last month at the Association of African Universities’ (AAU) 14th General Confer...


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July 10, 2017

London’s intellectual property group PLC will give $200 million to nine universities in Australia and New Zealand over the next ten years. ...