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India Launches a "Study in India" Campaign
April 7, 2018
The Indian government recently approved a new $23 million initiative to brand India as a prime study destination for international students. Learn more about the "Study in India" initiative. Let's take a closer look.

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Malala Comes Back To Pakistan For First Time After Attack
April 4, 2018
Malala Yousafzai, the world's youngest Nobel laureate, recently returned to Pakistan for the first time since 2012, when she was shot by the Taliban for defying them. Learn more.

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Will California Create Online Community College for Continuing Education?
April 3, 2018
California's 114 community colleges may have a solution to its need to educate thousands of workers with specific 21st-century skills. Let's take a closer look at an innovative new idea in online learning.

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This Country Claims the Most International English-Language Students Per Population
March 30, 2018
If you answered the UK to the title question, you’re wrong. The US? Canada? Australia? Wrong. Wrong. Wrong. According to an annual review by Marketing English in Ireland (MEI), the answer is a somewhat surprising one: Ireland. Here’s a closer look at the data.

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In Singapore, Majority Of International Students Get Residency
March 26, 2018
About 80 percent of Singapore's international students who apply for permanent residency receive it, according to a new report from Singapore's second minister of home affairs, Josephine Teo. Let's take a closer look at what this means for Singapore.

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US Universities Take on Low Student Voter Turnout
March 26, 2018
While college students are known for making their voices heard through political activism, they may be falling short when it comes to one of the simplest ways to impact change: Voting. In fact, just 18 percent of young people voted in 2014 compared to 37 percent for the overall population. Now, uni...

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Is New Zealand a Model for Indigenous Student Success?
March 19, 2018
New Zealand's success with indigenous student enrollments may inspire Australia to follow a similar tack. Let's take a closer look at how New Zealand serves as Australia's model for indigenous student success.

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Post-Brexit English-Speaking Courses on the Rise in Europe
March 16, 2018
While Brexit negotiations still underway, its full impact is not yet known. However, European higher education entities are taking steps to be ready for what’s next. One initiative underway at universities, according to a recent report from The Independent? An increase in English-speaking courses ...

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German Study Investigates Correlation Between Grades and Social Media
March 12, 2018
Do Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram users perform poorly in class? A group of German scientists finds out. Let's take a closer look.

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Do Laptops Hurt Student Learning?
March 9, 2018
A new study finds that giving laptops to students has negative effects on their learning. It's not just laptops, either. Let's take a closer look at the potentially detrimental effects of technology in the classroom.

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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...