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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 government international exchange program offer scholarships enabling international students to spend up to one year studying at US community colleges. Here’s a closer look at CCI.

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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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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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August 16, 2018

Student loans in the US account for trillions in debt, with millions of American students owing significant sums. For many people, student loan repaym...


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July 23, 2018

For many Latino students in the US, college isn't accessible. One author suggests that the community needs more support in getting students there. Let...