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US Universities Commit to Boosting College Access
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 income. Let's take a closer look.

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Get Retweeted by Kim Kardashian West...Get a Job?
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 land three job interviews. Here’s a closer look at Chris Sumlin’s story.

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What's the Latest on Brexit, the UK and Erasmus+?
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 international exchange, education, and training collaboration. Here’s a closer look at what we know about the future for the UK and the popular EU fun...

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Which UK Generation is Most Positive About University Degrees?
November 29, 2018
A new poll from Universities UK set out to determine how people feel about university degrees. Its findings? Not only do Millennials feel more favorably about the impact of higher education than older generations, but those from ethnic minorities were especially positive. Here’s a closer look at t...

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Taco Bell Giving Away $4 Million in Scholarships
November 26, 2018
Fast food giant Taco Bell is at it again! This time, Taco Bell will offer over $4 million in scholarships for those heading to school. Let's take a closer look.

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Tetris Can Help You Destress, According To Study
November 19, 2018
It's the news you've been waiting for: science says that playing Tetris relieves stress. Never heard of Tetris? Welcome to the coolest 1980s video game ever. Let's take a closer look.

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How Many International Students Stay In the US After Graduation?
November 15, 2018
With thousands of recent foreign graduates in the US expected to lose their jobs in the near future due to processing delays with H-1B high-skilled worker visas, many people are wondering how such changes will impact higher education and the American job market. The just-released Department of Homel...

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Liberian Public Universities To Be Tuition Free
November 12, 2018
Last month, Liberia's president George Weah, the former PSG and AC Milan footballer, declared all public universities in Liberia be tuition-free. Let's take a closer look.

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More Students in the UK Seeking Mental Health Help
November 8, 2018
Mental health has long been a taboo subject. Given the tremendous stress college students are under, however, many are in need of mental health support. The good news is recent analysis by the BBC indicates that the number of university students in the UK seeking mental health help has risen by more...

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English Majors Are Popular Among Employers, Says Study
November 5, 2018
English majors, you are loved and wanted! In fact, a new study claims employers favor English majors to business majors. Let's take a closer look.

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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 cov...


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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 ap...


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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 h...