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Increase in Number of Korean Women With Degrees
March 23, 2017

More Korean women than ever have university degrees.  Find out what kind of impact this has on Korea’s marriage and children statistics.  Let’s take a closer look.


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A Call for More Inter-Regional Exchange in Asia?
May 2, 2016
Last month’s Asia Pacific Association of International Education (APAIE) conference in Melbourne brought together 1,650 representatives from all over the world to discuss the current and future state of international education. The takeaway? Not only is mobility essential to global growth, but...

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Should I Stay or Should I Go? How to Transition from a High-School to University Study Abroad
March 22, 2016
Studying abroad used to be primarily for university students, but in recent years, the number of secondary school students studying overseas has risen. Many students choose to study abroad during high school because it will help them get into university, but what if you're a high school study abroad...

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Early Childhood Experiences Linked to Student Mobility
March 14, 2016
Why do some students choose to study abroad and others forgo the opportunity? A new German study may have the answer. The study points to a surprising inspiration, and could have some exciting implications for education. Let's see what the study found and what it could mean for a new generation of s...

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Women With Bachelors Degrees Are More Likely To Stay Married
January 21, 2016
Here comes the bride, all dressed in....her cap and gown? According to a new study, earning a degree has a positive impact on a woman's chance of both getting and staying married. Let's take a step back  to see what this ("fun") study has to tell us about love and marriage in higher educat...

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Top 10 Degrees for Getting a Job in 2016
December 31, 2015
Do your plans for the year ahead involve positioning yourself for better employability on the job market? If so you’re not alone. But what, exactly, can new grads expect to find out there in the “real world”? The results of the National Association of Colleges and Employers’ ...

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Student Santas: Giving Back During the Holiday Season
December 24, 2015
The season of giving is upon us, and college students are taking the concept to inspiring new levels this December. Let’s take a closer look at some co-eds in the UK who are stepping up and making a difference this Christmas.

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Survey Says: International Study Has International Parent Appeal
November 12, 2015
Imagine sending your child thousands of miles away to study in a strange country full of unfamiliar faces. Now imagine your child returning home from that experience brimming with new knowledge, wisdom, insights, friendships and career prospects far beyond those he would have acquired in your own ba...

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Open Textbooks Mean Savings for Community Colleges and Beyond
November 9, 2015
Arizona’s Maricopa Community College district is saving students $5 million over a five-year period through its Open Educational Resources (OER) project. Now, students throughout the U.S. stand to benefit from similar savings thanks to the Affordable College Textbook Act of 2015, an initiative...

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How Do Parents Really Feel About International Study? We've Got the Scoop!
August 12, 2015
Do most parents support their children traveling thousands of miles around the world in pursuit of international education opportunities? The answer has been published in the latest research from leading global banking and financial services company HSBC. Let’s take a closer look at these finding...

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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 ...