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Study Says: Students Who Like Their Classes Cheat Less
October 16, 2017

Cheating is an ongoing problem on college campuses. Now, scientists have determined there to be a link between disliked classes and the inclination to cheat. Here’s a closer look at the findings.


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UK Higher Education Participation Reaches All-Time High
October 12, 2017
The UK’s Department for Education recently released its report on higher education participation over the past decade. The findings?  The number of students entering university is higher than ever before. This good news, however, is also accompanied by some concerns -- pertaining to every...

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Scholarship for ASEAN Students to Study in the EU
October 9, 2017
A new scholarship for ASEAN students to study in the EU will give hundreds of applicants the opportunity to study abroad. Let’s take a closer look.

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Are Americans Losing Faith in College Degrees?
October 5, 2017
The tide is turning for a variety of reasons regarding perceptions of the worth of college degrees.  According to a new survey released by NBC News and the Wall Street Journal, Americans are losing faith in the value of a college education. Let’s take a closer look.

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New Report Eases Worries about Overstayers in the UK
September 28, 2017
Concerns about visas and overstaying have largely been put to rest thanks to an August report from the Home Office revealing statistics collected through the exit checks program. Here’s a closer look at the program and its findings to date.

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What Do College Students Today Really Look Like?
September 25, 2017
Does the profile of today’s “typical” college student match the profile of college students from past generations?  Not so much, according to recent data from the Lumina Foundation. In fact, while the words “college students” may bring to mind thoughts of carefree ...

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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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More International Students in Japan Means Business Opportunities for Investors
September 21, 2017
Japan’s growing international student population needs a place to live—and Japanese investors have the answers.  Megabanks, like Mizuho Financial Group Inc., and other banks and businesses are building dormitories.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Researchers Say Student Athlete Experience Depends on Socio-economics
September 18, 2017
Level playing field?  Not even close.  A new study shows that socioeconomic factors shape young men’s identities as student-athletes.  Let’s take a closer look.

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Student Satisfaction High at Northern Ireland Universities
September 14, 2017
Student satisfaction is a major concern at higher education institutes around the world. Northern Ireland (NI) may have less to worry about than others, according to the findings of a recent survey by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) indicating that the vast majority of stude...

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October 17, 2017

You’re on the cusp of graduation! Good for you! Now, it’s time to move on to the next phase of your life—and pay back all of those s...


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October 13, 2017

Overwhelmed by information? Don’t know where to look first? Rest easy—we’ve catalogued the seven best blogs for college students&mda...


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October 10, 2017

If school wasn’t your thing and you’re thinking about going back—for whatever reason—you can. Looking for a second chance in y...