Articles

4 Design Specialties to Study in Milan
January 19, 2018
If you’ve always dreamt of studying design, look no further than Milan. Let’s take a look at the four design specialties you should study in Milan—and where you should earn your degree.

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What Students Should Know About Cryptocurrencies
January 15, 2018
If you haven’t heard about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies yet, odds are you’ve been living in an underground bunker. However, while most people have heard of cryptocurrency and Bitcoin by now, many of them have no idea what it’s all about. Here’s a closer look at all things bitcoin, alon...

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What You Need To Know About the Standardized Testing Debate
December 27, 2017
Standardized testing is often in the news. Why? Its debatable use and fairness. Let’s take a closer look at what you need to know about the standardized testing debate.

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Five Things Kindergarten and College Have in Common
December 25, 2017
While kindergarten may be the first step in your academic career and college is often the last (unless you’re pursuing graduate studies, that is), these two phases of life are a lot more alike than most people realize. Read on for a roundup of five things kindergarten and college have in common.

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Cheap and Creative Present Ideas for Students
December 13, 2017
Looking for last minute meaningful, inexpensive, and creative ideas for the people on your list? Don’t think twice. Take a look at these 8 DIY ideas and get started!

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Why You Should Be Interested In Climate Studies
November 23, 2017
Climate conditions can and do have a momentous impact on human life on this planet. Uniquely positioned to help navigate the uncertainties of climate toward safer and healthier people? Climatologists. Here’s a closer look at this increasingly important field, along with three reasons to consid...

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Five Reasons to Consider Trade School
November 8, 2017
While the college track is right for many post-secondary students, others choose a different direction: Trade school. Also known as “technical” or “vocational” school, these educational institutions teach skills directly related to specific careers, including everything from ...

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Seven Favorite Destinations for Gap Year Travelers
October 26, 2017
More and more students are choosing to take gap years, and with good reason: Not only is a gap year the adventure of a lifetime, but taking time off to travel has been linked with extraordinary benefits, including everything from a greater sense of purpose to better academic performance upon return ...

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Four Top Employability Skills and How to Get Them
October 11, 2017
Education and experience are only part of the “big picture” of landing a job. Also essential? Invaluable soft skills, also known as “employability skills,” which convey that not only do you have the knowledge you need, but also the ability to successfully apply that knowledge...

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Should Students Have Pets?
October 4, 2017
Love animals? Happy World Animal Day! Today, we take a closer look at having a pet while you’re still in school.

News

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January 19, 2018

Morocco’s international student population has soared to 11,000 students in the 2017-2018 school year, thanks partly to a generous scholarship progr...


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January 17, 2018

China will realize its goal of teaching at least half a million students by 2020 if its international student recruitment trends continue. Let’s tak...


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January 16, 2018

A new study suggests that the books children read from an early age may have an impact on their perceptions of success—and later academic achievemen...