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Why More Community Colleges are Granting Bachelor's Degrees
May 29, 2018
There's a new trend at US community colleges and four-year schools don't like it: granting bachelor's degrees. Let's take a closer look.

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How Working in Fast Food Can Lead to a College Degree
April 12, 2018
For some, working in fast food is a way to an education. Let's take a closer look at how you can earn a college degree in the fast food industry.

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Can You Use Your Pell Grant for Summer School?
April 9, 2018
Looking to take some classes this summer but facing a shortfall of funds? Thanks to a change in the Federal Pell Grant Program, eligible college students may not be able to use Pell Grant funds for summer school -- without cutting into their academic year support. Here’s what you need to know.

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Are International Internships on the Rise?
March 9, 2018
What's a surefire way to bolster your resume for international work? An international internship. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, more undergraduates are seeking international internship experiences to make their resumes "pop." Let's take a closer look.

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Will Walking Out Wind Up On Your Permanent Record?
March 6, 2018
As high schoolers across the country prepare for school walkouts over gun violence, many students with college aspirations are wondering: Will participating in the protests harm their college admissions prospects? Here’s a closer look at the issue.

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Struggling to Adjust to University Life? Follow These SIx Tips
September 22, 2017
University life is undeniably exciting, but it can also be overwhelming -- particularly for freshmen struggling to get used to being on their own in a completely new environment. Luckily, there are some things new college students can do to adjust and acclimate. Read on for a roundup of six tips aim...

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Germany and Kenya to Establish Joint Academy of Applied Sciences
March 13, 2017
A unique partnership between Germany and Kenya will help create the Eastern African-German University of Applied Sciences.  The goal?  To combine industry and academics for the 21st century.  Learn more.

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Eight Surprising Facts About Independence Day!
July 4, 2016
Three cheers for the red, white, and blue! It's the July 4th, and in the United States, that means barbecues, parades, street parties, and fireworks. On the 4th of July Americans in the US and around the world celebrate the country's independence from Great Britain, but how much do you actually know...

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How To Get a Finance Job in 2015?
May 6, 2015
Thinking of a career in finance? Join the queue. Entry level finance jobs are among the most sought after spots. But there’s one thing you can do to bump yourself up to the top of the heap.

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3 Tips for Stress-Free Student Loans in 2015
May 6, 2015
Applying for student loans can be an overwhelming process. How do you even know where to begin? Here are a few things to keep in mind when applying for student loans for 2015.

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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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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 ...


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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 ca...