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Public Universities Make Big Push for Student Success
November 30, 2018
In the US, 130 public institutions are working to improve student success rates. Let's take a look at this bold venture.

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Do This One Thing If you Want to Enjoy Your Job More
November 26, 2018
The quest for a fulfilling job is one that drives many of us. Now comes research from LinkedIn indicating that the key to career satisfaction may rest with one thing: spending time learning at work. Here’s a closer look at at the study, including other key findings relevant to job enjoyment.

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Canadian Universities Keep Indigenous Languages Alive
November 23, 2018
Canada's indigenous languages are on the brink of dying out. Some universities are rallying to save them. Let's take a closer look.

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Who’s Founding America’s Biggest Startups and Why It Matters
November 19, 2018
Startups offer an abundance of benefits, including everything from promoting innovation to supporting economic diversity. But where are all these startups coming from? According to a recent policy brief from the National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP), immigrants are responsible for the creat...

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UK University Tuition Fees Could Be Cut
November 16, 2018
The UK's Prime Minister Theresa May recently proposed cutting tuition costs to £6,500 in a plan to reform higher education. It may not be as good as it sounds. Let's take a closer a look.

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Meet Bina48, the First Robot to Teach a College Course
November 14, 2018
Meet the humanoid robo-professor who just taught her first college course.

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UK University Calls It Quits with Unconditional Offers
November 12, 2018
What happens when candidates for college admissions are given unconditional offers? Many of them fail to strive for the best test scores. This, at least, is the conclusion drawn by one London university, which recently announced plans to stop making unconditional offers. Here’s a closer look at th...

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Chinese Universities Tighten Up On Graduation Requirements
November 9, 2018
In an effort to elevate standards, Chinese universities are tightening up their graduation requirements. Let's take a closer look.

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Do Non-Degree Programs Offer Equal Benefits to Men and Women?
November 5, 2018
Many prospective workers are choosing certification programs over college in the hopes of developing the specialized skills necessary to compete in today’s job market without paying exorbitant tuition costs. However, a new report from policy research group New America’s Center on Education and S...

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Canadian Student Group Calls For More Support Of International Students
November 2, 2018
Over the past decade, international student numbers have skyrocketed in Canada, creating a need for stronger student support services, opportunities, and immigration pathways for students. Canadian students are calling the government for help. Let's take a closer look.

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January 11, 2019

Many parents find themselves in a difficult quandary when contemplating their kids’ higher education: how can they provide financial support without...


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January 9, 2019

You know you want to go into business. But which field? Doing what? Perhaps you’ve already begun your career but are thinking of changing course and...


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December 31, 2018

Millions of women all over the world serve their countries. Not only do they boast higher levels of educational attainment compared to their non-milit...