Articles

Why You Should Study Mathematics
December 4, 2017
Love language? Love music? Love logic? Study math and make a difference. Let’s take a closer look at four compelling reasons you should study mathematics.

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How to Make Sure this Student Job Offer is Legit
December 4, 2017
International student? Looking for a job for some extra spending money or help paying the tuition? That’s great! Did you know that international students are often the target of scammers not out to hire you but to steal from you? It’s true. Let’s take a closer look at five strategies to avoid ...

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Why Are Foreign Students Flocking to Canada?
December 4, 2017
As Canada continues to see a spike in international student interest, many people are quick to write off the trend to “the Trump effect.” However, politics is far from the only reason driving students from all over the world to look to Canada for higher education. Read on for a roundup o...

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6 Things to Expect When You Study in Russia
December 1, 2017
More and more young people from all over the globe come to Russia to explore this mysterious, but attractive country. We’ve put together a list of things international students can expect when they study in Russia.

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What You Should Know About First-Year Interest Groups
November 29, 2017
What is a FIG and why should you join one? Learn more about this new trend on college campuses in the US and Canada and how FIG initiatives are helping students get their studies off to a great start.

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Five Ways to Prepare for Life after College During College
November 26, 2017
College can feel like an all-encompassing magical universe of its own, but it’s also true that your college days will eventually come to an end, and that there’s a real world waiting out there waiting for you. Are you ready for it? These five steps can help ensure that you’re prepa...

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Why University Degrees are Increasingly Important in Africa
November 24, 2017
Africa is home to all 10 of the world’s youngest countries and while the continent's booming youth population is widely considered to be a massive benefit, the road ahead is not without obstacles. At the top of the list? The lack of employment opportunities among young people as a result of di...

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7 Strange Ways to Study
November 21, 2017
If your dorm room or university has you down, fret not. Breathe life into your studying with these tips. Let’s take a closer look at seven tried-and-true ways to study.

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Three Ways to Determine if a Language is Right for You
November 17, 2017
Whether you’re thinking of joining the 61 percent of people studying English or taking up German, French, Spanish or another language, asking (and answering) these questions first can help you make a smart selection.

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The Pros and Cons of Working as a Freelancer
November 14, 2017
The number of freelance workers in the US has grown to a staggering 55 million to comprise a whopping 35 percent of the country’s total workforce.  Wondering whether or not you should get in on the freelance action? Here’s a closer look at the pros and cons of hanging out your shing...

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December 5, 2017

The Scottish government is taking innovative measures to inspire the people of Scotland with the declaration of 2018 as the Year of Young People (YoYP...


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November 30, 2017

Student debt is on the increase—particularly for students who attend for-profit schools. New research shows that 23 percent of students who drop-out...


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November 28, 2017

A major change to the military draft in Armenia sparked major student protests across the country. Let’s take a closer look.