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Five Lesser-Known Festivals for Students
April 24, 2018
Holi in India. The Boryeong Mud Festival in South Korea. Tomorrowland in Belgium.The San Fermin Festival in Spain. Queen’s Day in Amsterdam. Glastonbury in England. Carnaval in Rio. Coachella and Burning Man in the US. Oktoberfest in Germany. While students all over the world flock to these well-known festivals every year, they’re far from the only occasions to gather and celebrate. In fact, many lesser-known festivals offer plenty of opportunities for revelry. Read on for a roundup of five festivals -- from music to movies and more -- just waiting to be discovered by adventure-seeking students like you.

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Seven Things You Didn't Know About the Chinese Language
April 20, 2018
In an effort to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity, the United Nations designated six separate days of observation -- one each for the organization’s six official languages. Today, April 20, is Chinese Language Day. We can think of no better occasion to highlight a few of the things ...

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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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How Studying Sports Can Help Save the World
April 6, 2018
Did you know that sports can change the world? Happy International Day of Sport for Development and Peace! Let's take a closer look at what today is all about.

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Four Cultural Sensitivities to Be Aware of Before You Study Abroad
April 3, 2018
Studying abroad is a phenomenal experience with many opportunities for learning which exceed any single degree curriculum. However, the adjustment to any new environment comes with a learning curve -- especially when you factor in differences between cultures. The good news? Making a meaningful effo...

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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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8 Locations to Study in French
March 20, 2018
When it comes to swoon-worthy languages, French tops the list. It is the language of love, after all. But appreciation for romance is hardly the only reason to study French. It’s also practical: Not only is French one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, but it’s also one of just si...

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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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These Six Morning Habits Will Help Keep You Going All Day Long
February 23, 2018
From classes and studying to extracurricular activities and social engagements, the life of the typical college student is packed. If you are currently fueled by a combination of caffeine and sheer will, it’s only a matter of time before exhaustion catches up with you. Rather than relying on Red B...

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April 26, 2018

Community colleges are seeing a significant resurgence in the US, with more states offering appealing incentives for students. Here's the latest news ...


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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.