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Will Your Graduation Selfie Be Used to Commit Fraud?
June 28, 2018
People all over the world take millions of selfies every day. And while college graduation may seem like the perfect occasion for a selfie, this may not be the case -- especially if you plan to share it on social media. Here’s a closer look at how graduation selfies are being used by criminals in the business of making and selling fake certificates.

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How Many International Students Want to Stay in Germany?
June 25, 2018
Hundreds of thousands of international students flock to Germany every year to take advantage of its extraordinary higher education opportunities. But how many of them want to stay when they complete their coursework? Studying-in-Germany.org recently set out to answer this question, and the results ...

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UK Universities Lobby Against Fees for EU Students
June 21, 2018
What will higher education look like in the UK when Brexit is complete? According to university leaders, the future is bleak -- at least if the government doesn’t reconsider imposing international student fees on UK students. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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Will This Move Make the Philippines a Bigger Higher Ed Hub?
June 19, 2018
The Philippines already attracts significant attention from college students from around the world. Now comes news that the country may soon become an even more compelling destination thanks to one lawmaker’s push to allow the best international universities to establish campuses there. Here’s a...

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Student Loan Debt Is Sky High
June 18, 2018
CNN reports that about 40 percent of college students take out loans of some sort to go to school--but some students take on a lot more debt than others. Let's take a closer look.

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International Students Boost Japan’s Workforce
June 14, 2018
Good workers can be hard to find. Now comes news that Japan is plugging its labor gap with new talent: International students.

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US Officials Plan To Limit Visa For Chinese Tech Students
June 12, 2018
On the heels of Trump's announcement of a $50 billion tariff on Chinese goods comes new visa restrictions for Chinese graduate students. Let's take a closer look.

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Iranian Universities Ready To Welcome Back Students From Abroad
June 7, 2018
Iran's Deputy Minister for Science, Research, and Technology, Mojtaba Seddiqi said in an article in IFP News, that Iranian students studying abroad can complete their studies at Iranian universities if they decide to return. Let's take a closer look.

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Dutch Universities Want To Reduce Number Of International Students
June 5, 2018
Last month, Dutch Review reported that 13 Dutch universities banded together and decided to reduce the number of international students they accept. Why? Funding. Now the Dutch Education Minister has weighed in on the issue of internationalization in higher education. Let's take a closer look.

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How Australia is Winning at Student Loan Repayment
May 31, 2018
The financial plight of the American college students is well-known. Now comes news suggesting that it’s not the average post-graduation debt of approximately $28,400 that’s the problem, but the student loan repayment system -- which has resulted in a significant loan default problem. Conversely...

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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 ...