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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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What College Students Need to Know about the Opioid Crisis
February 20, 2018
The economic toll of the opioid epidemic in the US skyrocketed to more than $1 trillion between 2001 and 2017. Meanwhile, more than 62,000 Americans fatally overdosed from opioid use in 2017 alone. While college life is often thought of as an idyllic bubble, the reality is that opioid use can and do...

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Do You Need A Mentor?
February 14, 2018
What do Yoda, Mr. Miyagi, Professor Dumbledore, and Mary Poppins have in common? In addition to great screen presences, they're mentors. Do you need one? Probably. Let's take a closer look at how to figure it out.

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What to Do Once You’ve Applied to College
January 23, 2018
When the buzz and thrum of the college application season ends, you may feel a bit underwhelmed—all that work, and now you have to wait. What should you do? Relax. Make a plan to secure finances, and get your head around one of the biggest adventures of your life. Let’s take a closer look at wha...

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Five Tips for Addressing a Lack of Education on Your CV
January 15, 2018
Many job descriptions set forth a specific set of criteria for applicants. But what about if you find the perfect job and you don’t meet the criteria -- particularly when it comes to educational requirements? As it turns out, this doesn’t automatically mean game over. Why not? Because, in some c...

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January 15, 2019

Early this fall, US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos declared that the US is embroiled in “a crisis in higher education” due to the rising cost ...


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January 10, 2019

Australian universities have seen an increase in access to higher education in recent years. However, insiders say there’s more work to be done. To ...


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January 7, 2019

Research consistently points to an access gap in higher education between students from advantaged and disadvantaged backgrounds. But this isn’t to ...