Articles

How To Cope With Study Anxiety
April 17, 2018
Know someone with an anxiety disorder? Read this. Let’s take a closer look at how to cope with anxiety when you constantly feel like you’re having a “fight or flight” response.

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Everything You Need To Know About College Tuition
April 13, 2018
If you’re a current or future college student, you need to read this. It’s about money: your money. Take a closer look at everything you need to know about college tuition.

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Can Education Change the American Prison System?
April 11, 2018
A full three-quarters of Americans believe that the US prison system is in need of reform. At the same time, the vast majority (91 percent of Republicans and 89 percent of Democrats, to be exact) also agreed that we should break down the barriers people coming out of prison face when it comes to suc...

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Why Project-Based Learning Is So Important
March 31, 2018
What’s project-based learning? Learning that the students do, not sit and absorb. Learning through problem-solving. The learning is in the journey of solving a real-world problem. Let's take a closer look.

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An Abbreviated History of Youth Movements
March 24, 2018
While March for Our Lives is at the forefront of contemporary conversations, it’s far from the first time young people have stepped up to fight for causes they deem dear. In fact, the world’s youth boast a rich legacy of activism. Here’s a closer look at six youth-led movements throughout hist...

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4 Careers In Meteorology And How To Get There
March 23, 2018
As anyone on the East Coast of the US is very much aware right now after four nor’easters in three weeks, weather can be a wacky thing. The good news? Humans no longer exist at its sheer mercy thanks to meteorology. Defined by the Met Office Meteorological Glossary as "the science of the atmospher...

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What Universities and Private Companies Have in Common
March 21, 2018
Many students end up working in private companies of all sizes. How does university life prepare graduates for the private company life? There are more similarities that you think. Both universities and private companies see the need for consistent innovation, express concerns about cost, understand...

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Five Global Challenges to Girls’ Education
March 8, 2018
Girls have historically faced disadvantages when it comes to education access. And while progress has been made, there remains a significant gender gap: 130 million girls between ages six and 17 are out of school, and 15 million primary school-aged girls won’t ever even step foot in a classroom. ...

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Rural Students and College: A Win-Win Situation
March 7, 2018
Approximately 59 percent of rural high school students go on to attend college the fall after graduation. Compare this to 62 percent and 67 percent for urban and suburban students, respectively. Furthermore, of the 42 percent of 18 to 24 year-olds who are enrolled in higher education institutions, j...

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Where Should You Do Your Internship?
March 2, 2018
Doing an internship may be one of the best choices you can make as an undergraduate to get a better sense of what comes after graduation. Where should you do one Let's take a closer look, based on your field.

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April 23, 2018

Africa may currently trail the rest of the world in terms of scientific output, but change is underway thanks to a surge in research and development s...


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April 19, 2018

Turkey, the world's largest refugee-hosting country, will grant scholarships to 20,000 Syrian students. Let's take a closer look.


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April 16, 2018

Ten of Ireland's 14 institutes of technology (IOTs) have started a process that will lead to the creation of up to four new technological institutes. ...