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Brazil Debuts Cryptocurrency Master's Degree
May 2, 2018
Curious about crypto-finance? Take a look at a new master's degree in Brazil that specializes in cryptocurrency.

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China Hosts First-Ever International Elite University Dragon Boat Championships
April 27, 2018
The inaugural international Elite University Dragon Boat Championships were held last month in the city of Hangzhou in China’s Zhejiang province. Here’s a closer look at the event, which brought together student-athletes from many of the world’s most prestigious universities.

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Scottish First Minister Affirms Scots-China Education Exchange
April 24, 2018
Scotland and China are continuing their robust educational and trade partnership. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently returned from a trip to Beijing, where she pledged additional funds for Scottish students to live, work, and study in China. Let's take a closer look.

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Why is the UK Seeing Fewer University Applications?
April 20, 2018
Despite a surge in international student numbers, the overall numbers of applications to universities in the UK are in decline. Let's take a closer look.

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Chilean Students Take Stand Against Profiteering in Education
April 13, 2018
Students in Chile have a history of activism, and they recently took to the street again with a new cause: Protesting the overturning of the Higher Education Law, which banned universities from operating as for-profit models. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Is Student Housing Influencing Property Development Trends?
April 10, 2018
Developers and investors see student housing as the next big smart investment. Let's take a closer look at how one real estate company is looking to maximize student housing needs.

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EU Higher Education Coalition Calls for Research Spending Boost
April 6, 2018
With Framework Programme 9 set to commence in 2021, universities have come together in urging the EU government to double its investment in research funding to €160 billion. Here’s a closer look at the initiative.

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China Grows in Favor With Asian International Students
April 4, 2018
More Southeast Asian students are choosing China more than ever before. Find out why.

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How Many Extra Degrees Do Women Need to Bridge the Wage Gap?
March 30, 2018
It is possible for women to earn the same salaries as men. The hitch? They’ll need to earn an extra degree to make it happen. This is just one of the findings of a recent, eye-opening wage gap report from the Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce. Here’s a closer look at other takeaw...

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Mental Health Crisis Among Grad Students
March 28, 2018
A new study suggests that graduate students need more mental health support than they currently have. The study, published in Nature, suggests that graduate students have a greater risk for mental health issues than the general population. Let's take a closer look.

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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...


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