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Six Pets That Will Help You Ace Your Exams
April 1, 2018
Research published last year in the American Educational Research Association Open (AERA Open) determined that animals in the classroom lead to a number of positive impacts on students, including reducing stress and anxiety, improving social interactions, and increasing motivation and learning. But why limit all of this goodness to the classroom when you can keep the benefits flowing by adopting a pet? Which begs the question: Which pet is right for you? The answer may depend on what you’re studying. Read on for a roundup of six majors and the perfect pet partner.

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5 Mistakes To Avoid When Applying To Grad School
March 30, 2018
Great job! You’ve decided to apply to grad school. You’re ready to take a leap, invest in your future, prepare for the new job market, pursue your interests in-depth, network, get some academic recognition, and make your mark on the world. Ready to go? Good. Let's take a look at five mistakes to...

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Who Owns Your Work?
March 16, 2018
You work. You work a lot. You produce papers, theses, prototypes, and lab results. You write about all of it. It's yours, right? The answer gets murky, especially if you do something that launches your university into the academic spotlight. Confused? You thought you owned all of your work? Rest e...

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Why You Should Study Fine Art and Design in the Netherlands
March 13, 2018
Art & Design is integrated into everything we see and do. It directly influences our perceptions of the world around us and how we interact with it. One of the most exciting places to pursue your artistic dreams? The Netherlands. Here’s a closer look at the benefits of studying art & design in the...

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How You Can Make a Difference by Studying in NYC
March 1, 2018
It’s no surprise that New York City turns up on list after list of “best student cities.” But today’s students are considering much more than what they’ll get out of a particular study opportunity. They’re also thinking about what they can give. The good news? New York is also a standout...

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Make Your Research Global – Study in Russia!
February 26, 2018
Russia has long been a bastion of scientific knowledge. Factor in the growth potential of its economy and the country’s increasing prioritization of technological innovation, and the massive country is positioned to become a powerhouse on the global research stage. Read more about international st...

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7 Black History Month Films for International Students
February 21, 2018
If you watch only one film for Black History Month, you'll probably want to head to the cinema to see Black Panther. The Marvel superhero film is breaking records and boundaries and its Afrofuturist aesthetic offers an accessible path into the struggle, triumphs, and hopes of people of color in the...

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Why You Should Pursue a Joint Master’s Degree
February 20, 2018
Want the chance to study in two places, earn two degrees, immerse yourself in two cultures and languages, and prepare yourself for an exciting career? Consider a joint master’s degree. Let’s take a closer look at why you should pursue one—and a great place to do it.

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Why You Should Study International Management in Two Languages
February 13, 2018
International management is all about creating global business strategies to foster positive change, and talented international managers optimize their skills to practice on the global stage. One important skill to have in your management tool-box: language skills. And the best way to hone that skil...

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Four Tips for Optimizing Your Social Media Profile for the Job Market
February 8, 2018
A whopping 70 percent of employers use social networking networking sites to vet job candidates. At the same time, social media is also becoming a go-to recruitment tool. The takeaway for job hunters? Social media may be invaluable when it comes to positioning yourself for success on the job market....

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November 16, 2018

Last month, the Cyprus Mail reported on a new national research and innovation council in Cyprus. Let's take a closer look.


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November 13, 2018

Which countries shine when it comes to the English language, and why does it matter so much? There’s no better time than International Education Wee...


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November 9, 2018

We spend a lot of time talking about the high cost of college, and yet millions of Americans attend college every year. Which begs the question: How a...