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Chinese Job Fair Targets African Graduates
December 4, 2017
For African students studying abroad in China, a new database may help with job prospects. Let’s take a closer look.

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The Long-Term Impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rican Students
December 4, 2017
The aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico is more than a lack of power, adequate water, and food supply. For some Puerto Rican students, leaving their island is becoming potential way to continue their studies after the disaster. Let’s take a closer look at some of the long-term effects of H...

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Is there a Link Between Happiness, BMI and Health for College Students
November 27, 2017
A significant amount of research has linked a positive outlook with better health across a number of measures. Researchers from the US and China teamed up to take a closer look at the relationship between optimism, BMI, and overall wellness among university students. Here’s a closer look at their ...

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This Company Doesn’t Want to Hire Graduates
November 24, 2017
You don’t need a four-year degree to work in the tech sector—you need something else. Let’s take a closer look.

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New Zealand Promises Free Tuition for First-Time Students
November 20, 2017
In an effort to encourage more students to attend university, the New Zealand Education Ministry plan to offer one year of free tuition for first-time students. Let’s take a closer look at this plan.

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In India, Government Funding for World-Class Ranking
November 17, 2017
The Prime Minister of India recently announced funding for 20 universities—10 public and 10 private—to reach world-class ranking. Let’s take a closer look.

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Well-Being Is About Place and Not Objects, Says Study
November 14, 2017
What’s better for your well-being? Looking at your wedding ring? Or thinking about the place where you got married? A new study suggests that place plays a more important role than objects when it comes to well-being. Let’s take a closer look.

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Ghanese Government Pledges Support for Technical Universities
November 13, 2017
In an effort to boost teaching quality in order to “drive the nation’s industrialization,” the government of Ghana recently announced its intent to prioritize support for the country’s technical universities and polytechnics, according to the Ghana News Agency as reported by ...

Asians Will Be the US’s Largest Immigrant Group By 2055
November 7, 2017
A new Pew study finds that Asians will be the largest immigrant group in the US by 2055. Let’s take a closer look.

South Korean Governments Wants to Curb Private University Fees
November 3, 2017
The South Korean Ministry of Education conducted a study on 80 South Korean private universities and found that they’re charging too much money in entrance fees. Let’s take a closer look at the study.

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October 31, 2018

Do you use social media? If so, great -- but be careful. What we post online may have consequences in the real world, especially when it comes to find...


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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....


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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 ...