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What to Expect from the Revamped Higher Education Act
December 1, 2017
Recent news of the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965 have left many wondering: What, exactly, can we expect from the bill? Here’s a closer look at five major changes.

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This STEM Field Offers the Best Salary
November 28, 2017
You hear about it and see it everywhere—the US’s national focus has been on STEM and with good reason. Which job in STEM offers the best salary? Find out.

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Denmark Reduces English-Language Program Admissions
November 23, 2017
Due to complicated residency requirements, many international students in Denmark don’t stay. The Ministry of Education has since cut the number of English-language program admissions. Let’s take a closer look.

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Do French Higher Education Reforms Promise a New Image Overseas?
November 21, 2017
With countries increasingly angling to capture a greater share of the international higher education market, education reforms in France may position it for success. Here’s a closer look at the plans.

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Highlighting International Student Career Outcomes in the US
November 19, 2017
The many benefits of international exchange are widely touted, with the U.S. perennially topping the list of destinations. But how, specifically, does an American education impact an international student’s professional success abroad? Recent research from World Education Services (WES) takes ...

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Earthquake Delays University Entrance Exams in South Korea
November 16, 2017
In an unprecedented move, South Korea postponed its annual university entrance exam by a week after a 5.4 magnitude earthquake struck the country. Let’s take a closer look.

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ADHD Drugs and Academic Performance: Do You Have Your Facts Straight?
November 15, 2017
Many college students turn to ADHD drugs with the hopes of raising their grades. But does research back up this belief or are they misguided? Here’s a closer look at what researchers have to say about the link between ADHD drugs, academic performance, and student perspectives on the issue.

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Why Do International Students Leave Canada After They Graduate?
November 14, 2017
Many international students leave Canada after they graduate, despite their intentions. Find out why—and what you can do about it. Let’s take a closer look.

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Why the Proposed Tax Bill is Worrying Higher Education
November 13, 2017
A staggering 73 percent of American parents are worried about paying for college -- more than the percentage of Americans concerned with paying for medical costs in the event of a serious accident or illness, according to a Gallup poll. Further complicating the matter? The GOP’s looming tax bi...

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Screens or Print Text: Study Yields Insights into How Students Learn Best
November 12, 2017
Much has been written about the status of today’s students as the first generation of “digital natives.” However, does the fact that kids have grown up surrounded by technology mean that they learn best via smartphones, tablets, and e-readers? Not necessarily, according to recent e...

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October 18, 2018

A growing body of evidence indicates that using devices, including laptops, tablets, and phones, during class may lead to everything from bad note-tak...


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October 18, 2018

If you are interested in human resources, make sure you get some international experience. Why? It’s critical for your success in the business world...


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October 18, 2018

So you're thinking of studying abroad, but you want to venture off the beaten path? We’ve got one word for you: Finland. It may not be large in size...


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