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Four Unusual Ways To Make Your College Essay Stand Out
December 11, 2018
Millions of students from all over the world apply to college every year. The takeaway for aspiring university students when it comes to scoring a coveted spot? Stand out or miss out. Unfortunately, not all attempts to get noticed end up accomplishing their aim. So what can you do to catch the eye of admissions officers while writing your essay? Consider these four strategies.

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Six Things All College Students Should Do Over The Holiday
December 7, 2018
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Here we are in the throes of the holiday season -- and the end of a semester. How should college students approach this busy yet joyous time? Let's take a closer look.

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Six Tips For Student Athlete Success in College
December 4, 2018
Many kids play sports in elementary school and high school. However, college is a whole different -- ahem -- ballgame. If you’re a student-athlete hoping to make the leap to college competition, several strategies can help you increase your chances of making a team -- and staying on it. Read on fo...

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Should You Study Abroad Short Or Long Term?
November 28, 2018
You're going to study abroad! But for how long? Well, that depends on a few things. Let's take a closer look at what you need to consider before you go.

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Six Reasons to Study in Prague
November 27, 2018
Want to study abroad in one of the most culturally rich and historically fascinating cities in Europe? Then Prague is the place for you! There’s something for everyone, from high school graduates looking for their first international experience to those studying master’s degrees. Here are six re...

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Five Tips for Working in International Education
November 23, 2018
Last week we celebrated International Education Week (IEW). This joint initiative of the US Department of State and the US Department of Education highlights the many benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. But the benefits don’t end at higher education. Many international stud...

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Student Loan Debt: It’s Every Generation's Problem
November 22, 2018
We often think of student loans as a millennial problem. But when you look at the big picture, the reality is that outstanding college debt impacts every generation. Here’s a closer look at how.

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Six Subjects to Study in Honor of World Children's Day
November 21, 2018
Yesterday was World Children’s Day! If you’re interested in contributing to the important cause this observation supports, there are many ways to do so. Read on for a roundup of six areas of study to consider if you’d like a career in which you can make a difference in the lives of children.

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Four Reasons Why Philosophy Is As Relevant As Ever
November 16, 2018
Did you know that today is World Philosophy Day? Introduced by UNESCO in 2002, this annual observation celebrates the subject while attempting to raise awareness about its value. Wondering just how relevant this ancient study of the nature of reality and existence remains in the modern world? Read o...

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Why You Should Befriend International Students
November 13, 2018
In recognition of International Education Week (IEW), we'd like to talk about why it's good to befriend international students. IEW, a joint initiative between the US Department of Education and the US Department of State, encourages us to embrace the benefits of international exchange. Let's take a...

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December 10, 2018

Public universities in the US are working to boost access and college completion rates for all students, but especially those who qualify as low incom...


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December 6, 2018

A graduate student in Boston recently tweeted about a paper he had written on Kim Kardashian West. Now, he’s crediting her response with helping him...


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December 3, 2018

Many issues remain up in the air as Brexit negotiations continue. According to a report from Erasmus+, however, there’s cause to be optimistic on in...